The Rainbow Falls Historic Site consists of the namesake Rainbow Falls and a small series of waterfalls downstream. The five acres are developed with a parking area, trailhead, covered kiosk with historical and geological interpretive information, picnic benches and tables, a 0.15 mile trail from the parking area to the Falls, secondary trails along Fountain Creek, and viewing overlooks.
6/27/2022: Rainbow Falls is CLOSED at this time for unsafe conditions due to falling rocks. The opening for the 2022 Season has been delayed until further notice. Please check back here for the most up-to-date information.
Spray Painting is not allowed: violators will get ticketed. Dogs are allowed on leash.
For further information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 719-520-7529. We will be happy to assist you.
April – May: open on Saturdays & Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4* p.m.
June – July – August: open on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays & Mondays from 10 a.m. to 4* p.m.
September – October: open on Saturdays & Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4* p.m.
*Latest time to enter the park is 3:40 p.m. as staff prepares to close the park.
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