Colorado June 19, 2019
Most People Don’t Know This Swimming Hole In Colorado Even Exists
Summers in Colorado is best spent finding new and exciting swimming holes to cool off in. Durango may not be known for their swimming holes, but it’s because they’re often only known by locals. There’s an incredible secret swimming hole that might just be the best swimming hole in Colorado, and you need to check it out.
Durango is a small city in southwestern Colorado with a lot of beautiful scenery.
From zip lines to gold mining, you’ll never run out of things to do in this picture perfect town.
When you’re looking to cool off and take a dip in a natural pool, Durango has an incredible little hidden gem that’s just the ticket for an outdoor adventure.
Just be sure to bring your sneakers, because you’ll be doing a bit of hiking to get there.
Adrenaline Falls is perhaps the best-kept secret in Colorado.
Located off of Lime Creek Road, it’s not always easy to find the trail to access the falls.
The trailhead is about 2.2 miles from the highway on the north entrance.
Once you reach the mile mark, start looking for the trail on the east side heading down the canyon. The coordinates to the actual falls are 37.7057, -107.7519.
The trail is a primitive one, but just stay on it for about three minutes, and your efforts will be rewarded.
At the end of the trail is Adrenaline Falls, a mesmerizing 15-foot waterfall.
You'll probably have the place to yourself, making the adventure all the more special.
The waterfall collects into a deep swimming hole that’s perfect for a quick dip.
Sunbathe on the rocks in between laps around the swimming hole. Pack a lunch and you and your friends are in for one picture-perfect afternoon.
Whether you’re looking for an epic cliff jump or just a relaxing natural pool to float in, Adrenaline Falls is the perfect spot.
This secluded natural oasis is the perfect outdoor adventure with your friends.
Cliff jumping is a popular pastime at this waterfall.
Adrenaline Falls is part of the ABC’s of Durango cliff jumping, with Baker’s Bridge and Cascade Canyon being the other two.
You can climb up and jump from 15-40 feet into the water.
Be sure to use extreme caution if you’re going to jump in, and make sure you’ve canvassed the jump spot ahead of time to make sure you won’t land on any debris at the bottom.
Watch the video below to learn more about Adrenaline Falls by Youtube user Chappy:
Be sure to check out our previous article
here highlighting some other amazing swimming holes in Colorado.
Have you ever been to Adrenaline Falls? Let us know in the comments below!