Rifle is western town that caters to the outdoorsman. The area around Rifle is especially popular for hunting. Downtown is fairly big, with a few blocks of shops and restaurants.
- Rifle Falls and Rifle Gap state parks have well maintained campgrounds.
- Colorado River has excellent trout fishing and runs past Rifle.
- Rifle Pond is also open to fishing.
- Rifle Gap and Harvey Gap state parks provide large reservoirs for fishing.
Things to do near Rifle
- Glenwood Caverns (26mi)
- Powderhorn (50mi)