Milk Creek Battlefield Park

Rio Blanco County Road 15, Meeker, CO 81641
Local: 970-878-9982
Region: Northwest City: Meeker


The Battle of Milk Creek was the last and longest of the Indian Wars. It occurred on the northern boundary of the Ute Reservation over a week's time.  Monuments to the Utes and U.S. Troops are located at the site 17 miles north of Meeker.