Local Activities

Miramonte Reservoir

Miramonte Reservoir, well known in Colorado for its excellent stock of rainbow trout, is the perfect spot to fish near Norwood. Boaters are also welcome. Miramonte is the ideal place to spend a day away from it all with your family while you’re visiting Norwood. Don’t forget the sunscreen!

Miramonte Reservoir

Lone Cone

Lone Cone Mountain is Visible from Norwood’s quaint streets. The Lone Cone stands to the south at 12,000 feet and is a destination for hikers throughout the region. It is also known for the best hunting in the region.

Lone Cone Mountain in Norwood Colorado

Thunder Trails

The Thunder Trails are hiking and riding safe spring through fall. The Thunder Trails are the largest trail system on Wright’s Mesa, offering four loops and 19 miles of fun, flowing single track trails, as well as challenging climbs and moderately technical rocky outcrops.

Person riding a horse through Thunder Trails
Image Courtesy of NorwoodColorado.com

Surrounding Area


Located only 35 miles away, Telluride is bursting with activity all year long. Hit the slopes in the winter and save on your lodging. Bring your mountain bike in the summer and ride the mountain trails. Whatever season you find yourself here is sure to be a fun-filled one!

View of Telluride from above

San Juan National Forest

San Juan National Forest is full of ATV trails, hiking trails, mountain biking trails and off-road jeep trails. Locals and visitors alike enjoy traversing the snow-covered countryside on snowmobiles throughout the winter months as well as trekking out on snowshoes to discover what the landscape has to offer. It is also well known for its hunting.

ATV trails to see while visiting Norwood