Denver & Rio Grande Railroad South Fork Water Tank

North side of US Hwy. 160, 1 mile east of Silver Thread Scenic Byway Visitor Center, South Fork, CO 81154
Local: 719-873-5512
Region: South Central City: South Fork

Overview

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the 1881 Denver & Rio Grande Railroad South Fork Water Tank is one of the few surviving tanks built in the late 1800s by the D&RG railroad and the last example of its type on the 22.8-mile Creede Branch.