Frequently Asked Questions about Holy Cross Ranger District
|When is the best time to view wildflowers?
||As early as end of June to late July, depending on elevation and time of snow melt.
|When is the best time to view Mt. of the Holy Cross
||As early as end of June to late July, depending on snow melt and weather conditions.
|When is the best time to view the fall colors?
||This is difficult to predict since it is weather dependent. But on average mid to late Sept. and as late as the beg of Oct.
|When is hunting season?
||Archery, Deer & Elk .........Aug 28 - Sept.26
Muzzleloading Rifle Deer & Elk...Sept.11-19
Regular Rifle 1st.......Oct.9 -13
2nd ......Oct.16 - 27
3rd Oct. 30 - Nov. 3
|Where is the best place to see waterfalls?
||A 2 mile hike on the booth lake trail or along I-70 in East Vail.