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

There are four National Parks within the state of Colorado:

National Monuments

The six 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

Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site on the Santa Fe National Historic Trail.

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

National Historic Trails

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

  • Old Spanish National Historic Trail through southwestern Colorado[1]
  • Pony Express National Historic Trail through northeastern Colorado[1]
  • Santa Fe National Historic Trail through southeastern Colorado[1]

National Scenic Trail

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

National Forests

Map of the state of Colorado showing the 11 National Forests in red

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

Map of the state of Colorado showing the 42 United States 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



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