Greater Crestone Amenities
Most amenities are in the Town of Crestone (see maps below), with the exception of the Desert Sage Restaurant (Himalayan Cuisine), located near the entrance to the Baca off Camino del Grande, the Baca Grande Public Library west of town, and the Maha Lakshmi Gift Shop at the Haidakhandi Universal Ashram south of town (a god source of devotional suplies. See below for dining and shopping options in Crestone.
Dining in the Town of Crestone
In town, you will find a coffee shop (Cloud Station), a brewery (Crestone Brewing, with American cuisine), a pizzaria (Mandala Pizza), a taco bar and bakery (Taco Love), and a diner (Bob’s Place).
Shopping and Other Sights in Crestone
Crestone has an excellent Organic Food Grocery (Elephant Cloud Market), a very good conventional Grocery (Crestone Mercantile), a Hardware store (across from the Mercantile), Gas Station (at Elephant Cloud Market), Artisan’s Gallery, Art Supply store, Liquor Store (Crestone Spirits), a Dispensary (High Elevations), a couple of nice Gift Shops (Crestone Creative and Gift Horse), and a Thrift Store (Eureka) and Free Box (behind Crestone Creative). You will also find a couple of nice Town Parks, a History Museum, Post Office, and ATMs (in the Credit Union and in Cloud Market).
Crestone Historical Museum and Welcome Center
As of June 2018, the Historical Museum has a new home in the old Crestone Schoolhouse. Stop by to relax and find out more about the area!