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January 14, 2021 – El Paso County Parks will open Rainbow Falls Historic Site for a special Winter Waterfall Viewing on Saturday, February 6, 2021. The special viewing event is by appointment only.

Registrations will fill up quickly. Guests must confirm registration by making reservations online at:

Each appointment is for one vehicle for a duration of 30 minutes: large trucks, campers, vans, and other large vehicles are not permitted. Participants are asked for a $1 donation per person to be collected when entering the site. The donation will go to programs and park improvements at Rainbow Falls Historic Site.

For more information please contact Theresa Odello, El Paso County Recreation Coordinator at or call 719-520-6977.