Directions From Meeker to Welder Ranch (45 minutes).
The directions and map (above) are calculated driving north from Meeker to Welder Ranch: You will have to adjust your route if you are driving south from Craig or the back ways from Denver or Steamboat Springs.
If you going north from Meeker, Market Street turns back into HWY 13 as you’re going to Craig. About 2 miles out of town take the RIGHT turn onto County Rd 8. Sign says Trappers Lake, Buford, and is a designated scenic byway. The road will follow the river all the way.
Go 28 1/2 miles up the valley and you’ll come to an intersection where you’ll take a right across the river to County Rd 12. Sign says Marvine Campground. Once you cross, take a left on Co 12. Follow the road about 2/3 mile and you’ll cross a small bridge at the Marvine Creek, go another 150 yards up the hill and you’ll see a Welder Outfitters sign that points you left down the driveway to our place. You come right to our corral in about 500 yards.