Texas Creek Trail is a 12.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Almont, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from June until September.
Directions from Creede: Travel southwest from Creede on Highway 149 for approximately 20 miles to the intersection of Highway 149 and Rio Grande Reservoir Road (Forest Development Road 520). Proceed for approximately 1 mile and turn south onto the dirt road into the Rio Grande, Box Canyon and Summer Group Home. This intersection is about 1/2 mile past the road running into San Juan Ranch. Drive for approximately 1 3/4 miles to the Texas Creek Trailhead. Three gates will have to be opened (and closed) behind you. The Texas Creek Trail begins between two Forest Service permitted homes. The beginning point of the trail is signed.