Area Information

Springfield is located near the center of Baca County, home of the Comanche National Grassland, an area of over 192 thousand acres containing a large variety of wildlife: deer, antelope, big horn sheep, wild turkey, pheasant, wild goose, dove, quail, rabbit, prairie dog and the coyote.

Here is a link you can click on to obtain more information about Springfield: SpringFieldColorado.com. See our hotel listed under "Lodging."

Visitors come from all over the world for sightseeing, horseback riding, hunting, bird watching, exploring historical sights, hiking and camping.

Specific points of interest include:

  • The Sante Fe Trail
  • Two Buttes Mountain
  • The Spanish Trail
  • Three State Marker
  • Carrizo Springs
  • Pictograph Writing
  • Celtic Writing

By clickng on the following albums, you will see pictures that will give you an idea of this unique area: