List of federal lands in Colorado

List of federal lands in Colorado

Independence Monument in Colorado National Monument.

The following are protected federal lands in the state of Colorado:

Contents

  • National Parks 1
  • National Monuments 2
  • National Recreation Areas 3
  • National Historic Sites 4
  • National Historic Trails 5
  • National Scenic Trail 6
  • National Forests 7
  • National Grasslands 8
  • National Wilderness Areas 9
  • National Conservation Areas 10
  • National Wildlife Refuges 11
  • National Recreation Trails 12
  • Other federal lands 13
  • See also 14
  • References 15
  • External links 16

National Parks

There are four National Parks within the state of Colorado:

National Monuments

The seven National Monuments in the state of Colorado are:

National Recreation Areas

The two National Recreation Areas within the state of Colorado are:

National Historic Sites

The two National Historic Sites within the state of Colorado are:

National Historic Trails

The four National Historic Trails that pass through the state of Colorado are:

National Scenic Trail

The National Scenic Trail that passes through the state of Colorado is:

National Forests

An enlargeable map of Colorado showing the 11 National Forests in red and the 2 National Grasslands in light green.

The 11 National Forests within the state of Colorado are:

National Grasslands

The two National Grasslands within the state of Colorado are:

National Wilderness Areas

An enlargeable map of Colorado showing the 42 National Wilderness Areas in red.
East Rim Arch in the Black Ridge Canyons Wilderness.
Lake Isabelle in the Indian Peaks Wilderness.

The 42 National Wilderness Areas within the state of Colorado are:

National Conservation Areas

The two National Conservation Areas within the state of Colorado are:

National Wildlife Refuges

The eight National Wildlife Refuges within the state of Colorado are:

National Recreation Trails

Devils Head lookout tower at the summit of the Devils Head National Recreation Trail
Grays Peak National Recreation Trail approaching the summit.

The 28 federally designated National Recreation Trails in the state of Colorado are:

Other federal lands

The United States Bureau of Land Management manages the extensive federal land holdings in western Colorado not managed by other federal agencies.

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v Managed by the United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
  2. ^ a b c Managed by the United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb bc bd be bf bg bh bi bj bk bl bm bn bo bp bq br bs Managed by the United States Department of Agriculture, National Forest Service.
  4. ^ Jointly managed by the United States Department of Agriculture, National Forest Service, and the United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service and Bureau of Land Management.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Managed by the United States Department of the Interior, United States Fish and Wildlife Service.
  6. ^ Managed by the Jefferson County Open Space Program.
  7. ^ Managed by the City of Westminster, Colorado.
  8. ^ a b Managed by Colorado State Parks.
  9. ^ Managed by Lake County, Colorado.
  10. ^ Managed by the Poudre River Trail Corridor.
  11. ^ Managed by the Colorado Springs Parks and Recreation Department.

External links

  • United States of America
    • United States Fish and Wildlife Service
    • United States Bureau of Land Management
    • United States Forest Service
    • United States National Park Service