This blog has pictures from our travels along highway 160 through southern Colorado. This was during the fall of 2015.

 

Colorado Rocky Mountains Panorama

Colorado Rocky Mountains Panorama

There is not too much to write about as the pictures are the story.

 

Colorado Rocky Mountains Tree Foliage

Colorado Rocky Mountains Tree Foliage

The fall foliage was in full color during our ride.

 

Colorado Rocky Mountains Hillside

Colorado Rocky Mountains Hillside

Plenty of scenery all around.

 

Colorado Rocky Mountains Tunnel Close-up on 160 near Wolf Creek CO

Colorado Rocky Mountains Tunnel Close-up on 160 near Wolf Creek CO

Continental Divide at Wolf Creek Pass

Continental Divide at Wolf Creek Pass

Once at the top you get to Wolf Creek Pass. This is the Continental Divide which marks which way the water that falls will flow – East or West.

 

Colorado Rocky Mountains Valley View

Colorado Rocky Mountains Valley View

Gorgeous views along the way.

 

Chimney Rock from Roadway

Chimney Rock from Roadway

This stands out as a point of interest. I think they were being nice by calling it Chimney Rock.

 

Old Gas Station

Old Gas Station

Even the cities have some interesting sights.

 

Colorado Rocky Mountains Foliage

Colorado Rocky Mountains Foliage

Just a beautiful drive.

The pictures say most of it. We would recommend a drive through the Rockies when the weather will allow. Winter can be very bad so consider the weather before heading out.

 

Continental Divide - WolfCreek Pass

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