Dominguez Canyon Wilderness


Dominguez Canyon Wilderness
Dominguez Canyon Wilderness
IUCN Category Ib (Wilderness Area)
Map showing the location of Dominguez Canyon Wilderness
Map showing the location of Dominguez Canyon Wilderness
Location Mesa / Delta counties , Colorado, USA
Nearest city Grand Junction, CO
Coordinates 38°45′00″N 108°25′00″W / 38.75°N 108.4166667°W / 38.75; -108.4166667Coordinates: 38°45′00″N 108°25′00″W / 38.75°N 108.4166667°W / 38.75; -108.4166667
Area 66,280 acres (268.2 km2)
Established 2009
Governing body Bureau of Land Management

The Dominguez Canyon Wilderness is a U.S. Wilderness Area located southeast of Grand Junction in western Colorado. The 66,280-acre (268.2 km2) wilderness area established in 2009, the largest BLM roadless area in the state of Colorado, includes two major canyon systems that drain the northeastern corner of the Uncompahgre Plateau.

References

Dominguez Creek waterfall



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