• Curecanti National Recreation Area

    Curecanti

    National Recreation Area Colorado

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    Please be aware that the road could close again if winter conditions or rock slides exist.

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The Curecanti Needle has long been a defining symbol and landmark of this region. In 1882, the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad entered the Black Canyon and promptly designated the Curecanti Needle as their symbol.