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Eagles Nest Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 5.78 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: 11.75 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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Byers Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 14.25 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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Kremmling Recreation Management Area National Park

5 Activites Phone: (970)-724-3000 Email: jmonkous@blm.gov Distance: 19.93 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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Vasquez Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 20.81 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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Willow Creek Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (970)-887-4100 Distance: 28.33 miles

Willow Creek, a tributary on the Colorado River near Granby, Colorado, is diverted by Willow Creek Dam and Canal, features of the Colorado-Big Thompson Project. Willow Creek Pumping Plant lifts the water 175 feet; it then flows by gravity to Lake Granby.Recreation is managed for Reclamation by the Forest Service. Developments include 1 campground with 35 campsites and 1 boat-launch facility. Good...

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Holy Cross Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 29.17 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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Guanella Pass Road National Park

Phone: (303)-567-4660 Distance: 29.88 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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Lake Granby National Park

9 Activites Phone: (970)-887-4100 Email: www.fs.fed.us Distance: 31.25 miles

Granby Dam and Lake Granby, features of the Colorado-Big Thompson Project are on the Colorado River near Granby, Colorado. Developments include 260 campsites and 3 boat-launch ramps. Total water surface available for recreation is approximately 7,250 surface acres. Primary recreation activities are power boating, fishing, and camping. Primary sport fish are rainbow trout, mackinaw trout, and salm...

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Mosquito Peaks National Park

4 Activites Phone: (719)-269-8500 Email: jlenard@blm.gov Distance: 34.24 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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Shadow Mountain Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (970)-887-4100 Email: www.fs.fed.us Distance: 35.29 miles

Shadow Mountain Dam and Reservoir, Colorado-Big Thompson Project, are on the Colorado River below its confluence with the Grand Lake outlet. Developments include 1 campground with 80 campsites and 2 boat-launch ramps. Good access exists. Total water surface available for recreation is approximately 1,346 surface acres and 8 miles of shoreline. Primary recreational activities are camping, fishing,...

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Indian Peaks Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 36.06 miles

The Indian Peaks Wilderness now contains a total of 77,711 acres and is managed by the Forest Service and the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1978 the Indian 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 opportuniti...

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Turquoise Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (719)-486-0749 Email: www.fs.fed.us Distance: 37.13 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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Mount Evans Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 37.17 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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Sarvis Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 40.15 miles

The Sarvis Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 47,140 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1993 the Sarvis 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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Ruedi Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (970)-945-2521 Distance: 42.45 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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Mount Massive Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 43.47 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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Never Summer Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 45.34 miles

The Never Summer Wilderness now contains a total of 21,090 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1980 the Never Summer 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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Hunter-Fryingpan Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 45.83 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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East Portal Reservoir National Park

5 Activites Phone: (970)-679-4570 Distance: 50.46 miles

East Portal Reservoir is a feature of the Colorado - Big Thompson Project. This charming campground sits at the base of a mountain in the midst of a pine forest. The campground within East Portal contains 70 campsites that provide amenities such as RV hookups, two shower houses and tent camping. A trail head leads into Rocky Mountain National Park and a free shuttle provides access into the town ...

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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: 51.64 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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Buffalo Peaks Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 52.52 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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Rocky Mountain National Park

Rank: 25 9 Activites Phone: (970)-586-1206 Email: romo_information@nps.gov Distance: 53.17 miles

Rocky Mountain National Park's 415 square miles encompass and protect spectacular mountain environments. Enjoy Trail Ridge Road – which crests over 12,000 feet including many overlooks to experience the subalpine and alpine worlds – along with over 300 miles of hiking trails, wildflowers, wildlife, starry nights, and fun times. In a world of superlatives, Rocky is on top!

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Marys Lake National Park

6 Activites Phone: (970)-679-4570 Distance: 53.24 miles

Marys Lake is part of the Colorado-Big Thompson Project. There are 2 dikes on the shoreline of Marys Lake, located approximately 2 miles from Estes Park, Colorado. There is a developed campground accommodating 138 campsites, which includes RV and tent camping sites with utility hookups, two full service shower houses, as well as a small convenience store are also located on site. The reservoir ha...

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Lost Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 53.93 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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