Sheep Creek Falls

 

Sheep Creek Falls is a 200’ high waterfall with many tiers… the upper tiers are higher… up to 40’ high

 

  

This last photo is the lowest tier…. A beauty.

 

beta facts:

name- Sheep Creek Falls

height- 200’

elevation- 9300’

GPS coordinates- 3704.159’N 10619.707’W

flow- perennial

season- May thru Oct… earlier is better

accommodations- nearby state hwy #17 will take you places…

ownership- Rio Grande National Forest

access- 2 mile from the Conejos River

nearest town- Mogote, Colorado is about 13 miles east of here

fun fact- few people ever visit this place because of access difficulty

 

Enhanced National Geographic 7.5’ topo map

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