On Friday my husband came home excited after work to hop in the truck and visit a place called Rifle Falls. After a week of getting settled into a place we are renting for 5 to 6 months until our home is built, we needed the family time and the chance to explore our new state.
( I love that we have a sunroof that can open.)
I am also excited that we got a state park pass that lets us visit 42 state parks! We’ve got a lot of exploring to do! Rifle Falls is located north of the town of Rifle Colorado surrounded by the most beautiful farmland and country roads I’ve ever seen. I keep imagining these roads in the fall and I just know with how green everything is, it will be simply beautiful!
This place has three main waterfalls that freeze over in the winter. Rock climbers love to climb the frozen waterfalls. There are so many integrated trails and caves that surround the falls with park benches or picnic tables everywhere. I can see the family and I coming here on a regular basis to do some hiking or have picnics.
I let my eight year old take a photo of Scott and I and it came out a little blurry, but I’ve spent a lot of our time together capturing images of just the kids, or Scott with the kids. It’s nice to be in a picture occasionally, even if it’s blurry. 🙂
The kids had a blast checking out all the little caves along the falls and Braidy had to pick up a walking stick because he’s now a “mountain man”.
Getting ready to check out one of the caves.
This cave was quite spacious.
Braidy the mountain man.
This is just one place I can’t wait to show people when they visit us here. Where have you seen waterfalls like this?
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