In winter, this tiny hamlet just north of Victor may be the most reliable spot in the county for Rosy-Finches. If present, the flock should not take long to find, as it usually spends a good deal of time perched in the tops of the few spruce trees. Unlike most Rosy-Finch flocks in Colorado, the ones here may be 80% or more Black.
Attractions: Gold Belt Tour Scenic & Historic Byway
Directions: From the junction of US 24 and CO 67 in Divide, head south on CO 67 for 13.5 miles to CR 81, which forks off to the left. Follow CR 81 for 5.5 miles to the town of Goldfield.
Delorme: 62 C2
Roads of Colorado: 104 C2
Dates of Access: Open all year
Restrictions: All property is private; bird from the road
Lodging: Hotel in Victor or Cripple Creek
Handicapped Access: Viewing from car