Wolf Creek (Mineral County, Colorado) facts for kids
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The creek at Forest Road 648 (West Fork Road) on the west side of Wolf Creek Pass looking back towards the pass.
|Main source||Wolf Creek Pass|
|River mouth||West Fork San Juan River
Mineral County, Colorado
7,785 ft (2,373 m)
|Length||8.3 miles (13.4 km)|
|Progression||West Fork San Juan—San Juan—Colorado|
The creek rises just to the west of the Wolf Creek ski area at the Continental Divide near the top of Wolf Creek Pass. From there it flows west, paralleling U.S. Highway 160 for several miles until it passes under the highway on its way to its confluence with the West Fork of the San Juan River near the bottom of the pass.
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