A free downloadable trip planning resource for visitors to the Weminuche wilderness in Adobe PDF format.
Weminuche Wilderness Overview
The Weminuche wilderness is the largest wilderness area in Colorado and is located in southwestern Colorado near the towns of Durango, Pagosa Springs, and Silverton. The wilderness was formed by an act of Congress in 1975 to protect a unique and wildly rugged portion of the San Juan mountain range with it’s deep forests, several fourteen thousand foot high mountain peaks, high altitude tundra, alpine lakes, and a stretch of the Continental Divide.
Trip Planning Resource
This trip planning resource contains links to area weather information, links to maps, National Forest Service contact information, as well as a printable map showing trailheads and major roads, towns and geographical points of interest.
For additional information about the Weminuche wilderness, visit the Weminuche wilderness page.
To purchase a full color Trails Illustrated topographical map of the Weminuche wilderness, visit the Weminuche Wilderness Map product page.
Table of Contents
- Description of the Weminuche Wilderness
- Weminuche Wilderness Rules and Regulations
- Trip Planning Resources
- US Forest Service Office Contact Info
- Links to Weather forecasts
- Links to Map resources
- Weminuche Map
- Shows wilderness boundary, trail heads, major towns, and roads.