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A River Runs Through It.... the town of course!

Great little river that runs the l length of town. Lots of birds, lots of trees and it turns out... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Great easy trail

For those who like to walk but do not like steep hikes, this river walk trail is ideal. The trail... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
Dale O
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Located below the scenic Bridal Veil Falls.
Telluride, CO
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

Great little river that runs the l length of town. Lots of birds, lots of trees and it turns out lots of fish. Went fly fishing for the first time and caught a beautiful brown trout. Released it of course, but what fun!

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Reviewed August 26, 2018

For those who like to walk but do not like steep hikes, this river walk trail is ideal. The trail is level and it is nice to walk right along the river. You can pick up the trail almost anywhere in town as many roads...More

1  Thank Dale O
Reviewed July 13, 2018

The San Miguel has some feisty trout. The river is small and wadeable but becomes milky after rain. I had little success when the river was discolored. It did not get much fishing pressure when I was there. Basic patterns -- elk-hair caddis, Adams, and...More

Thank Damon W
Reviewed January 21, 2018

What driving along a Colorado river should be. It is not as good for fishing as it should be. It has been cleaned up Big time! since the mines closed. It's stocked, and my husband used to love fly fishing it. My son still does....More

1  Thank peggy d
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Having visited Telluride many times I have always enjoy walking/hiking along the San Miguel River. The path along the river , whether you are hiking up or down river, is wonderful. Each direction has its own views and points of interest. Either one is lovely...More

Thank atljpb
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Even though we walked this on a Sunday, it wasn't extremely crowded and offered lots of places to let your dog swim.

1  Thank 530Nancy
Reviewed July 22, 2017

Scenic vistas, manageable river for family trip - not too rigorous but felt like you were doing some work paddling. Beautiful.

Thank C T
Reviewed June 26, 2017

The San Miguel River Trail is an easy walk or bike ride along the river. It runs parallel to the streets of Telluride. It is easy to get to from anywhere in the town. Beautiful scenery.

Thank Carol J
Reviewed March 5, 2017

There are rivers, and there are RIVERS. The San Miguel is a powerful force that deserves respect, yet is lovely and constantly changing. In winter she is full of ice and sparklingly lethal water. In spring she roars with snowmelt for the valleys below, and...More

2  Thank JoJoBoHo5656
Reviewed February 15, 2017

While our family (my wife and 3 teenage boys) didn't know what to expect other than swift moving water and lots of it, the afternoon turned out perfectly. The San Miguel is picturesque, yet depending on the time of the year and related snow melt,...More

1  Thank Ducklivers
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