The town of Westcliffe is conveniently located 8 miles from our
Ranch.

A visit to this charming town and the adjoining town of Silvercliff
will provide you with an array of wonderful shops, art galleries and
local vendors to indulge your shopping pleasure!

The town includes a Post Office, Grocery market, Bowling Alley,
weekend Movie Theatre and fun museums as well as many great
restaurants for dining out.

Area Events include several outdoor music concerts, flea markets,
and western themed days.


AREA ATTRACTIONS
Include:

Lake De Weese

Visible from the ranch and located just minutes from town the lake offers fishing, boating, swimming, hiking and
camping.


Mission Wolf

A peaceful wolf sanctuary located aprox one hour from town offers visitors a chance to learn about wolves and
meet the members of the pack who call this beautiful and remote location home.


The Bishops Castle

Over twenty years of construction from natural stone, all accomplished by one man, Jim Bishop. Visit Bishops
Castle for an A
mazing Adventure. Gift Shop on premises.  Aprox 45 min from town


The Royal Gorge Bridge and Park

A place that brings together the scenic beauty of the Grand Canyon and the human achievement of the Golden
Gate Bridge.  A wonderful place for the whole family to enjoy!  Aprox 45 min from town


The Great Sand Dunes National Park

Explore the tallest dunes in North America! Whether hiking, sliding, exploring in a dunes wheelchair - or simply
playing - the Great Sand Dunes are a unique wilderness area protected for all to enjoy!
Aprox 1.45 hours from town
Nestled between the majestic Sangre de Cristo Mountains and the
beautiful Wet Mountains of the San Isabel National Forest are the
historic towns of Westcliffe and Silver Cliff.  

This valley is a peaceful home for residents and a glorious get-away
for the thousands of visitors who discover this well-kept secret each
year!
The majestic peaks of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains provide a
panoramic backdrop of the area.  It is a year-round playground for
fishermen, horseback riders, hunters, cross-country skiers, hikers &
climbers and ATV enthusiasts.
Beautiful Downtown Westcliffe

July 4th Celebration and Flea Market
Car Show and downtown events Saturday July 1st, 2017 9:00am - 2:00pm
Daytime activities include a Flea Market with over 40 vendors, the Main Street Classic Car
and Motorcycle show among other fun events.  
Tuesday July 4th, 10am parade and Fireworks display at dusk over Lake Deewese!

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Custer County Fair

Showcasing the 4-H and FFA youth exhibits from shooting sports to showing livestock.
July 10 - 16, 2017



Annual Westcliffe Stampede Rodeo Festivities
July 15th weekend, 2017


This fun annual event offers a parade, pancake breakfast, two performances of the rodeo
with Saturday night Dance for all to enjoy!  

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The Sangre de Cristo Mountains are Awe Inspiring!

MUSIC FESTIVALS!!
Enjoy great live music set against the backdrop of the awe inspiring
Sangre de Cristo mountains.  This is an ultimate experience in live entertainment!

The High Mountain Hay Fever Festival
Bluegrass Music
July 6 - 9, 2017
Tickets on sale now!
We are happy to assist with directions, phone numbers, ticket information and just about anything else you might
need to enjoy the fun filled activities and attractions around our Ranch and Valley!
Contact us at:

719-783-2039
info@thehistoricpinesranch.com

TOWN OF WESTCLIFFE COLORADO ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS

NEAR THE HISTORIC PINES RANCH
719-783-2039
info@thehistoricpinesranch.com