Westcliffe is the county seat of Custer County in Colorado.
Drive West from Colorado Springs towards Florence, Wetmore, and on route 96 to Westcliffe.
- Sangre De Cristo Mountain Range
- Cowboy ranches
- Wide open spaces, forests, small lakes and mountain streams.
- horseback riding.
Several nice cafes, restaurants, and no fast food.
- High Country Inn and Restaurant, 700 Ohio St, Silver Cliff, CO, ☎ . A small motel with great home-cooked meals and baked goods.
- Mining Co, 1202 Main St, Silver Cliff, CO 81252, ☎ . Famous for their big breakfasts and live, local music nights on Tues and Fri.
- Susie's Cafe and Bar, 207 Main St, ☎ . Fun karaoke nights and delicious pie.
Local brews, Colorado beers, clean mountain water.