Spruce Hole Yurt

Whether it’s a romantic rendezvous with your sweetheart, a trip with your family or an all out telemark adventure with your friends, plan your summer, fall or winter getaway to the enchanting high country today.  We offer deluxe backcountry yurt rental in the southern San Juan mountains in Colorado, made possible with the cooperation of the Rio Grande National Forest, US Forest Service.   

Know Before you Go Links:  

**Weather:  La Manga Pass, CO at weather.gov      

**Snow Depth at Cumbres Pass:   Cumbres Trestle SNOTEL

**WEB CAM at La Manga Pass  (Located 1/2 mile away from the Spruce Hole trailhead.)

Colorado Outdoor Recreation Search & Rescue Card-

WE HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS CARD.  1 yr.- $3, 5 yr. $12

Please support our local Volunteer Search and Rescue operatons and reduce your cost for a rescue.  You never know when you might need them!

     Purchasing this card, helps to fund search and rescue missions state-wide. Without it, the cost must be paid by the person who is rescued, or county where the rescue occurred.  

     People also contribute to the fund when purchasing any hunting/fishing licenses, a stand-alone Colorado Wildlife Habitat Stamp, or registering an off-highway vehicle, boat, or snowmobile.

     Please note that the fund is NOT an insurance program.  It does not reimburse individuals for
expenses incurred such as medical transport and medical expenses. Medical transport
includes helicopter flights or ground ambulance. 

To purchase a card, go to:  https://dola.colorado.gov/sar/cardPurchase.jsf

What types of expenses are covered under the Colorado Search and Rescue (SAR) Fund?  The fund reimburses on actual operating expenses incurred by local governments and teams during search and rescue missions. Those expenses include reasonable costs incidental to SAR activities such as: fuel, repair and rental of motor vehicles, fixed-wing aircraft, helicopters (when used for search and/or rescue not medical evacuation), snowmobiles, boats, horses, generators and any other equipment necessary or appropriate for conducting SAR activities; reimbursement of mileage at the appropriate state rate; meals and room rental for personnel and any other similar expenses.