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Turquoise Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (719)-486-0749 Email: www.fs.fed.us Distance: 3.83 miles

Recreation facilities consist of 8 campgrounds, accommodating 300 campsites and 2 boat-launching ramps. Surface available for recreation includes 780 acres. Primary recreation activities include camping and fishing. Fish species available include mackinaw trout, rainbow trout, and brook trout. Facilities closed in winter due to ice and snow, but popular area for ice fishing.Turquoise Lake is a fea...

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Mosquito Peaks National Park

4 Activites Phone: (719)-269-8500 Email: jlenard@blm.gov Distance: 8.33 miles

This beautiful high-alpine tundra and Area of Critical Environmental Concern contains significant biodiversity. There are several small parcels of BLM land here, with unique geological formations and 18 rare plant species. This area is located near signficant cultural attractions within the communities of Fairplay (to the east) and Leadville (to the west).

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Mount Massive Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 8.51 miles

The Mount Massive Wilderness now contains a total of 30,540 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service and the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1980 the Mount Massive Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportu...

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Cache Creek Recreation Area National Park

10 Activites Phone: (707)-468-4000 Email: BLM_CA_Ukiah_FO_Web@blm.gov Distance: 13.34 miles

This secluded, hilly expanse of oak woodlands, grasslands, and chaparral is a combination of over 70,000 acres of BLM managed lands and 4,700 acres of State and County lands. The Natural Area is traversed by Cache Creek, with its year-round water flow. Elevation ranges from 3200 feet atop Brushy Sky High, down to 600 feet in the eastern end of Cache Creek along State Route 16. Showcasing the area...

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Holy Cross Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 16.37 miles

The Holy Cross Wilderness now contains a total of 122,884 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1980 the Holy Cross Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ".....

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Buffalo Peaks Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 16.63 miles

The Buffalo Peaks Wilderness now contains a total of 43,410 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1993 the Buffalo Peaks Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age o...

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Hunter-Fryingpan Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 16.64 miles

The Hunter-Fryingpan Wilderness now contains a total of 82,026 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1978 the Hunter-Fryingpan Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an...

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Collegiate Peaks Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 25.57 miles

The Collegiate Peaks Wilderness now contains a total of 167,414 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1980 the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In a...

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Ruedi Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (970)-945-2521 Distance: 27.90 miles

Ruedi Dam and Reservoir, features of the Fryingpan Arkansas Project, are on the Fryingpan River about 15 miles east of Basalt, Colorado. Ruedi Dam is a rock and earthfill structure that stands about 285 feet high above streambed and has a crest length of 1,042 feet. The Reservoir is on the western slope of the Rocky Mountains, where snow-capped mountain peaks reach over 13,000 feet and the thick...

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Taylor River State Wildlife Area National Park

5 Activites Phone: (970)-248-0600 Distance: 31.41 miles

Recreation at Taylor River State Wildlife Area is managed by the Colorado Division of Wildlife under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. The Division of Wildlife can be reached at 970-641-7070; e mail dan.brauch@state.co.us. The area provides about 1/2 miles of fishing access along the Taylor River below Taylor Park Dam, which is a feature of the Uncompahgre Project. The fishery is catch-...

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Eagles Nest Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 32.60 miles

The Eagles Nest Wilderness now contains a total of 133,471 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1976 the Eagles Nest Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...

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Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 35.26 miles

The Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 13,175 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1993 the Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age...

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Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 38.63 miles

The Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness now contains a total of 181,512 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1964 the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for soli...

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Fossil Ridge Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 41.75 miles

The Fossil Ridge Wilderness now contains a total of 33,060 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1993 the Fossil Ridge Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ...

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Guanella Pass Road National Park

Phone: (303)-567-4660 Distance: 42.29 miles

This well-settled road leap-frogs the steep divide between the South Platte and Clear Creek watersheds, passing through a succession of distinct environments. The lower elevations are green and wet, with thick stands of spruce, fir, aspen, and pine rising along cascading creeks. Higher up, the streams snake through broad meadows, succoring thirsty mammals, nesting birds, and the industrious ...

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Mount Evans Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 45.33 miles

The Mount Evans Wilderness now contains a total of 74,401 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1980 the Mount Evans Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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Byers Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 45.95 miles

The Byers Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 8,095 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1993 the Byers Peak Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...i...

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Lost Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 46.19 miles

The Lost Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 119,790 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1980 the Lost Creek Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ".....

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Vasquez Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 47.30 miles

The Vasquez Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 12,300 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1993 the Vasquez Peak Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ...

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Raggeds Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 48.14 miles

The Raggeds Wilderness now contains a total of 65,393 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1980 the Raggeds Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...increa...

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Arkansas River National Park

12 Activites Phone: (719)-539-7289 Email: dbruns@blm.gov Distance: 52.18 miles

The Arkansas River is one of the most popular river-rafting spots in the United States. The area also provides some of the best fishing in Colorado. The spectacular scenery is highlighted by the steep, narrow, rocky canyons that provide excellent opportunities to view Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep. There are over 25 developed river-access areas. Popular activities include rockhounding at Ruby Mount...

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Kremmling Recreation Management Area National Park

5 Activites Phone: (970)-724-3000 Email: jmonkous@blm.gov Distance: 56.38 miles

The North Sand Hills Special Recreation Management Area (SRMA) is the only OHV sand recreation area in the State of Colorado. It is a non-fee, 1400-acre primitive OHV recreation and camping area with 300 acres of dunes. The camping areas include the North Sand Hill's Campground (13 sites) and dispersed primitive sites. The trail system in the SRMA begins in the sand, winds through the aspen and sa...

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Aspinall, Wayne N., Unit National Park

12 Activites Phone: (970)-641-2337 Email: cure_vis_mail@nps.gov Distance: 57.37 miles

Recreation at the three reservoirs of the Aspinall Unit is managed by the National Park Service under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation, Western Colorado Area Office - Northern Division, Grand Junction, Colorado. Formerly, the Curecanti Unit, in 1980 it was renamed the Wayne N. Aspinall Unit in honor of former Congressman Aspinall; a strong supporter of the Colorado River Storage Project. ...

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White River National Forest Park

18 Activites Email: mailroom_r2_white_river@fs.fed.us Distance: 57.59 miles

Making Mountain MemoriesThe White River National Forest offers sharp contrasts of recreation opportunities with a focus on highly developed year-round recreation near resorts and primitive backcountry.Use the left hand navigation to search for recreation areas by activity or use the sidebar menu on the right to search by area and learn about all the different ways you can enjoy the outdoors in the...

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Paonia Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (970)-626-5822 Email: Crawford.park@state.co.us Distance: 58.57 miles

Paonia Dam and Reservoir is part of the Paonia Project. Recreation at Paonia Reservoir is managed by the Colorado Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. The reservoir is located in the shadow of Colorado majestic Ragged Mountains. The parks natural beauty is a perfect setting for nature lovers and photographers. There are picnic and 15 semi-prim...

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