· Silver Thread
This historic silver-mining town is today a quaint little mountain village with quite a bit of personality. It’s a fine base for exploring of the southern San Juans. In town, residents feed birds that can include Steller’s Jays and many species of finch, even rosy-finches in the winter.
Attractions: The Creede Undergroung Mining Museum is worth a visit.
Habitat: Urban/Suburban, Pond
Directions: Creede is along CO 149 about 20 miles northwest of South Fork.
Delorme: 78 B2
Roads of Colorado: 132 C1
Dates of Access: Open all year
Restrictions: Please respect private property.
Parking: Mostly roadside
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