From Cañon City:

  1. Follow Route 50W into Cañon City. Go through town and past the Territorial Prison.
  2. In about 8 miles you will come to area called the Royal Gorge, white water rafting etc... Start looking for a right onto Highway 9 (towards Hartsel and Guffey)
  3. On Highway 9 continue for 10.5 miles and take a left onto Tallahassee Rd (CR-2). This will soon turn to dirt.
  4. When you first get onto CR-2 clock about 5 miles into the dirt road and CR-2 takes a right towards Salida. Take this right.
  5. After that right continue on CR-2 for about 20 miles, and you will see a small sign on the right hand side of the road, Badger Creek Ranch, turn here and we are about 1 mile in, you may not notice us from the road.

You will loose cell service and GPS will not be 100% reliable after leaving Cañon City.

From Salida:

  1. Take County Road 175 (Ute Trail, a dirt road) for approximately 20 miles.
  2. Badger Creek Ranch is on your left hand side.

You will loose cell phone service and GPS will not be 100% reliable very quickly after you leave Salida


The nearest airport is Colorado Springs Airport (COS), about a 2 hour drive from the ranch. Denver International Airport (DIA) is a scenic 3 hour drive from the ranch.

Transportation from Colorado Springs Airport is available for an extra fee on a limited basis. Please inquire at time of reservation about cost and availability.Both airports offer full car rental services.

If your flight times require you to stay in the area of either airport, both cities offer excellent accommodations near the airports and many local attractions to make your stay enjoyable.

From Denver International Airport:

  1. Start out going NORTH on PENA BLVD.
  3. Stay STRAIGHT to go onto PENA BLVD.
  4. Merge onto I-70 W/US-36 W via the exit on the LEFT.
  5. Merge onto I-225 S via EXIT 282 toward AURORA/COLORADO SPRINGS.
  6. Merge onto I-25 S via EXIT 1A on the LEFT toward COLO SPGS.
  7. Take the CO-115 S/TEJON ST/NEVADA AVE exit, EXIT 140, toward NEVADA AVE.
  8. Turn RIGHT onto S NEVADA AVE/I-25 BR S/US-85 S/US-87 S/CO-115 S. Continue to follow CO-115 S.
  9. Merge onto US-50 W
  10. Follow US-50 into Cañon City, pick up the direction from Cañon City listed above

From Colorado Springs International Airport:

  1. Start out going SOUTH on AIR CARGO RD.
  3. Turn RIGHT onto HANCOCK EXPY.
  4. Turn LEFT onto S ACADEMY BLVD/CO-83 S.
  5. Merge onto CO-115 S via the ramp on the LEFT.
  6. Merge onto US-50 W.
  7. Follow directions from Cañon City listed above