If you need a place to stay Rodeway Inn Delta is a good choice, and there are plenty of folks from Montrose here at Hilkey Pond. This lake is so wonderful. Near Hilkey Pond you locate the Roubideau Trail which is a delightful hiking trail; Uncompahgre National Forest is a picturesque spot any time of year. There's just no way somebody can get bored here at Hilkey Pond. Ouray Spring is an inspiring place to stop
at while here. Going for a hike on the Cottonwood Trail is always a splendid adventure. Hilkey Pond is a pleasant spot to visit for more than one day, Antone Spring Campground is a pleasant spot to camp nearby.