South Central Colorado Sights

Penitente Canyon

  • Off Hwy. 112 Map It
  • Del Norte
  • Canyon

Published 11/18/2015

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Just north of town is the gaping Penitente Canyon. Once a retreat and place of worship for a small, fervent sect of the Catholic Church known as Los Hermanos Penitentes, it is now a haven for rock climbers, hikers, and mountain bikers.

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Off Hwy. 112, Del Norte, Colorado, 81132, USA

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Published 11/18/2015


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