Been thinking of a Southern Colorado getaway? Look no further than the Picketwire Lodge & Store! We have full accommodations with kitchens, a gift shop with groceries, our self-service 24/7 pumps include diesel, unleaded, and premium fuel!
Experience Captivating Views
Located in the foothills of the beautiful Huajatolla Mountains (Indian for breasts of the Earth) (and now more commonly called the Spanish Peaks). 45 minutes out of Trinidad on the Scenic Highway of Legends (Hwy 12), you will find the beautiful lodging and gift store called the Picketwire. In this quaint mountain setting, you will find the rest and relaxation craved by so many.
Guests at our motel will be close to the second largest elk population in the area, as well as bears, mountain lions, deer, foxes and raccoons. Additionally, there are four lakes in the area within a 4-30 minute drive. With great hiking trails on the Spanish Peaks, some of the best wildlife viewing, bird watching, hunting and fishing in the surrounding area, you will not lack for things to do.
Picketwire proudly serves Colorado City Creamery who has been dishing up their scrumptious ice creams for almost 4 decades. These ice cream flavors have been served at Picketwire for the last year and is a delightful treat for all ages.
The Picketwire Ice Crem Bar is open every day and you can sit at our front porch to enjoy your treat while you are experience the beautiful nature and plentiful wildlife in this gorgeous Stonewall scenery. Come in and taste our delicious flavors and enjoy our quaint store.
Picketwire pride ourselves on providing customers with Southern favorites including Beef Brisket, Pulled Pork, and Brisket Breakfast Burritos. We have taken special care in introducing the Stonewall Community to down-home style comfort Barbeque with our home smoked meats, making sure that they are delicious, tender and tasteful.
The Picketwire Barbeque Beef Brisket Burritos are served from Thursday to Saturday between 9:00 am and 11:00 am.
The Picketwire Barbeque Beef Brisket and Pulled Pork are served from Thursday to Saturday between 11:00 am and 6:00 pm.
Come on in and try us out and enjoy life on the front porch.