Open Space and Parks

Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Monument
P.O. Box 1648
Montrose, CO 81402

Canyon Pintado Rock Art District
Rangley Museum at Stantin Avenue
Rangley, CO 81648
970-675-2612

Castlewood Canyon State Park
Highway 83 in Franktown
Has great trails, an old homestead site, ruins of an old dam, and educational lectures, hikes, and classes.

Chimney Rock Archaeological Area
Pagosa Springs Ranger District/U.S. Forest Service
Box 310
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
970-264-2268
970-883-5359
1 1/2 miles long. 2-3 hours. Tours run May 15 to September 30, 4 times a day, 7 days a week.

Colorado National Monument
360 Grand Avenue
970-858-3617
Grand Junction Visitor Bureau
740 Horizon Drive
Grand Junction, CO 81506
800-962-2547

Crow Canyon
23390 County Road K
Cortez, CO 81321
800-422-8975

Dolores Ranger District Office
U.S. Forest Service
P.O. Box 210
Dolores, CO 81323
970-882-7296

Great Sand Dunes National Monument
Mosca, CO 81146
719-378-2312

Hovenweep National Monument
McElmo Route Country Road G
Cortez, CO 81321
970-749-0510

John Martin Reservoir/John Martin Project
29955 County Road 25.75
Hasty, CO 81044
719-336-3476

Lookout Mountain Nature Center
910 Colorow Road
Golden, CO 80401
303-526-0594

Mesa Verde National Park
Mesa Verde National Park, CO 81330
970-529-4461
Fee per vehicle.

Pike-San Isabel National Forest
1920 Valley Drive
Pueblo, CO 81008
719-545-8737
719-384-2181 LaJunta Work Center
Call for hiking and camping info on Pueblo and surrounding areas.

Plains Conservation Center
21901 East Hampden
Aurora, CO 80013
303-693-3621

Royal Gorge
303-569-2403 or 888-RAILS-4U

Theo Carson Nature Center
7301 South Platte River Parkway
Littleton, CO 80120-2968
303-730-1022

Ute Mountain Tribal Park
Towaoc, CO 81334
970-565-3751 ext. 282
800-847-5485
970-749-1452
Charge for full day or half day tours.

Viestenz-Smith Mountain Park
U.S. Highway 34 West of Loveland
Loveland, CO 80538