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Rabbit Valley Trail Through Time National Park

1 Activites Phone: (970)-244-3000 Email: gjfo_webmail@blm.gov Distance: 168.74 miles

At the Rabbit Valley Trail Through Time site, view the fossils of 140-million-year-old dinosaurs at a working fossil quarry with a 1.5 mile (loop) interpretive trail. There is also an interpretive kiosk that describes the numerous dinosaurs that have come from Rabbit Valley. This is a designated Area of Critical Environmental Concern.

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Horsethief Canyon State Wildlife Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (970)-255-6100 Distance: 168.82 miles

Recreation at Horsethief Canyon is managed by the Colorado Division of Wildlife under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation, Western Colorado Area Office - Northern Division, Grand Junction, Colorado. It was acquired and developed to partially replace wildlife habitat values lost as a result of the construction of the Grand Valley Unit of the Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Project.Hors...

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Ruby Canyon-Black Ridge Recreation Management Area National Park

10 Activites Phone: (970)-244-3000 Email: m1bailey@blm.gov Distance: 169.34 miles

The Colorado River runs though Ruby Canyon into Utah. Rafting is the primary recreational activity. The canyon is very scenic, but is generally accessible only by river.

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Eagle River Recreation Management Area National Park

4 Activites Phone: (970)-876-9000 Email: BLM_CO_SI_CRVFO_Webmail@blm.gov Distance: 169.54 miles

The level of rafting on this river overall is class III-IV. The trip length is about 3 - 4 hours. The best time top raft is late May to early July.

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Hutton Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

Email: arapaho@fws.gov Distance: 170.01 miles

Hutton Lake National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is located in southeastern Wyoming in the southern part of the Laramie Plains. It is a montane, park-like area surrounded by mountains. The Refuge, at an elevation of 7,150 feet, includes 1,968 acres with five natural lakes (Hutton, Creighton, George, Rush, and Hoge). The Refuge offers a variety of wildlife observation and photography opportunities...

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John D Rockefeller Jr Memorial Parkway

Rank: 57 14 Activites Phone: (307)-739-3300 Email: grte_info@nps.gov Distance: 170.37 miles

Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands monument to the people who fought to protect it. These are mountains of the imagination. Mountains that led to the creation of Grand Teton National Park where you can explore over two hundred miles of trails, float the Snake River or enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.

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John D Rockefeller Jr Memorial Parkway

11 Activites Email: grte_info@nps.gov Distance: 170.37 miles

Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands monument to the people who fought to protect it. These are mountains of the imagination. Mountains that led to the creation of Grand Teton National Park where you can explore over two hundred miles of trails, float the Snake River or enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.

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Blackfoot River National Park

3 Activites Phone: (208)-478-6340 Email: BLM_ID_PocatelloOffice@blm.gov Distance: 170.79 miles

There five primitive campgrounds along the Blackfoot River management by the Bureau of Land Management - Pocatello Field Office. The campgrounds are as follows: Sagehen Flats, Cutthroat Trout, Graves Creek, Morgans Bridge, and Trail Creek Bridge. Nesting golden eagles, prairie falcons, red-tailed hawks, and great horned owls inhabit the cliffs of this steep canyon. Outside the canyon, upland gam...

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Bridger-Teton National Forest Park

15 Activites Email: r4_b-t_info@fs.fed.us Distance: 171.74 miles

Whether you are a new visitor to the Bridger-Teton National Forest or a local devotee already, this Recreation section of our website offers detailed information on the many recreation opportunities this Forest has to offer.  With  3.4 million acres of land and water to recreate in the possibilities are endless and exploring the Forest will last a lifetime. When it comes to recreation, the Bridger...

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Kremmling Recreation Management Area National Park

5 Activites Phone: (970)-724-3000 Email: jmonkous@blm.gov Distance: 172.21 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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Colorado Canyons National Conservation Area Park

7 Activites Phone: (970)-244-3000 Email: garnesen@blm.gov Distance: 172.45 miles

The Colorado Canyons National Conservation Area contains many nationally significant resources including outstanding scenery, cultural and paleontological values, naturalness, recreation values, wildlife, and geologic and scientific values. The rural lifestyle of Mesa County is also an important value and traditional use of the area by livestock will cont...

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Scofield Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (435)-448-9449 Email: parkcomment@utah.gov Distance: 172.79 miles

Scofield Dam, Scofield Project, is on the Price River, a tributary of the Green River, about 22 miles northwest of Price, Utah. Recreation management at Scofield Reservoir is performed by the Utah Division of Parks and Recreation under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. This recreation area is situated north of Scofield, Utah at an elevation of 7,620 feet. The Reservoir has a surface are...

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Dinosaur Diamond Prehistoric Highway - Utah National Park

Phone: (435)-637-3009 Email: cctr@priceutah.net Distance: 173.49 miles

Utah's Dinosaur Diamond runs through the best land in the world to learn about dinosaurs. Museums along the route display many such fossils and also artifacts of the ancient Indians who once lived in the deep canyons, colorful deserts and cool mountain valleys of this part of the American West.

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Black Ridge Canyons Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (970)-244-3000 Email: garnesen@blm.gov Distance: 174.52 miles

The Black Ridge Canyons Wilderness now contains a total of 75,439 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. Colorado contains approximately 70,319 acres. Utah contains approximately 5,120 acres. In 2000 the Black Ridge Canyons Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activitie...

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Colorado National Monument Park

Rank: 130 7 Activites Email: colm_info@nps.gov Distance: 175.15 miles

Colorado National Monument preserves one of the grand landscapes of the American West. But this treasure is much more than a monument. Towering monoliths exist within a vast plateau and canyon panorama. You can experience sheer-walled, red rock canyons along the twists and turns of Rim Rock Drive, where you may spy bighorn sheep and soaring eagles.

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Westwater Canyon National Park

4 Activites Phone: (435)-259-2100 Email: utmbmail@blm.gov Distance: 175.87 miles

Westwater Canyon is one of the premier whitewater river trips in the west. Trips range from one to two days and beautiful designated campsites are available in the canyon. Depending on water level, Westwater ranges from being fun and splashy to fast and powerful. Excellent river skills are a must at every water level. A permit is required for all private and commercial groups. There are elev...

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Red Butte Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (307)-347-5228 Email: utsgmail@blm.gov Distance: 175.95 miles

The Red Butte Wilderness now contains a total of 1,537 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Utah. In 2009 the Red Butte 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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Vega Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (970)-487-3407 Email: vega.park@state.co.us Distance: 176.98 miles

Recreation at Vega Dam and Reservoir, Collbran Project, is managed by the Colorado Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation Vega sits nestled on the Grand Mesa high above the little mountain town of Collbran, Colorado. Excellent ice fishing and snowmobiling opportunities. Five rustic camper cabins are located in Pioneer Campground with corrals locat...

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Deer Creek Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (436)-654-0171 Email: parkcomment@utah.gov Distance: 177.99 miles

Recreation at Deer Creek Dam and Reservoir, Provo River Project, is managed by the Utah Division of Parks and Recreation under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. Deer Creek Reservoir is situated in an open setting 7 miles southwest of Heber City, at an elevation of 5,420-feet. The reservoir has a surface area of 2,680 acres. The managed recreation season is April through November. This rec...

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Teton Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 178.73 miles

The Teton Wilderness now contains a total of 585,238 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Wyoming. In 1964 the Teton 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 "...increasing...

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Neota Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 179.15 miles

The Neota Wilderness now contains a total of 9,924 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Colorado. In 1980 the Neota 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 "...increasing ...

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Never Summer Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 179.35 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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Jackson Lake Boat Ramp National Park

8 Activites Phone: (307)-739-3300 Distance: 179.73 miles

Jackson Lake is a natural lake that was enlarged by Jackson Lake Dam which is part of the Mindoka Project. This 25,540 acre lake offers fishing year-round except November for cutthroat, brown, and lake trout. Reservoir acre feet and total reservoir capacity and cubic feet/second release rates for rivers below Upper Snake River Basin reservoirs and select river locations are updated daily and gr...

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Book Cliffs Recreation Area National Park

14 Activites Phone: (437)-781-4400 Email: utvnmail@blm.gov Distance: 182.38 miles

This area contains 455,000 acres of diverse ecosystems in a very remote setting, and maintains a "frontier mystique." There is an abundance of wildlife species for viewing, including deer, elk, black bear, blue and sage grouse, numerous hawks, antelope, mountain lion, small mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. The Book Cliffs Area begins in the northern desert shrub zone at about 5,500 feet ...

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Cleveland Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry National Park

2 Activites Phone: (435)-636-3600 Email: utprmail@blm.gov Distance: 184.14 miles

Elevation 5800 feet. One of the world`s most impressive collections of dinosaur bones and fossils from the Jurassic Morrison Formation. Over 12,000 bones from at least 70 different prehistoric critters have been excavated. These bones have been reassembled and displayed in museums throughout the world. More to the point is the fact that the deposit is the densest concentration of Jurassic dinosaur...

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