If you are seeking to explore Del Norte and the surrounding area, we recommend visiting these resources to help plan your path.

Visitors, for more information about Rio Grande County and Country connect to fun for every member of the family here, for the Rio Grande County Tourism website

Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge with 14, 804 acres of waterfowl habitat wetlands

Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve with the tallest dunes in North America

Zapata Ranch – A Nature Conservancy Preserve of 103,000 acres, a working bison, cattle, and horse ranch

Wheeler Geologic Area in the La Garita Wilderness, 640 acres of haunting landscape; The area was designated a National Monument from 1908 until 1950 and was Colorado’s first National Monument.

Wolf Creek Ski Area, in the San Juan Mountains, a world class powder destination where knee deep days are not unusual

Old Spanish Trail used by fur, mule and horse traders and serving as a trade route linking Santa Fe, New Mexico and Los Angeles, California.

Rio Grande National Forest Divide Ranger District

Bureau of Land Management

Bureau of Land Management Monte Vista Office

Del Norte and the surrounding areas have so much to offer, click here for links to Other Recreational Opportunities of the region.