Ute Council Tree

G86 Road, Delta, CO 81416
Local: 970-874-8349
Region: Southwest City: Delta

Overview

This huge, majestic cottonwood dates back to 1802 and is a Colorado landmark. It is dedicated to Chief Ouray and his wife, Chipeta, who strove to keep peace between the Utes and the White Man. Chief Ouray met with White settlers under this very tree.