Jefferson County State Wildlife Areas


The aspens are changing color, must be that time of year
The aspens are changing color, must be that time of year...

Jefferson County State Wildlife Areas

 
Bergen Peak
Go 4 miles north of Evergreen on Highway 74 to Highway 103, then turn and go west 5.9 miles to Stinton Road. Then turn and go 2.2 miles east to the property.
HUNTING: Elk, deer, squirrel, blue grouse
RECREATION: Horseback riding, hiking
RESTRICTIONS: Foot or horseback access only; No camping or fires allowed; Unless hunting small game, dogs must be leashed; No discharging of firearms or bows unless hunting.
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Ralston Creek
Go 1 mile north of Golden on Highway 93 to Golden Gate Canyon Road. Turn and go west 13 miles to Golden Gate Canyon State Park headquarters, south of Ralston Creek SWA.
ACRES: 2,100
HUNTING: Big game, small game
RESTRICTIONS: No camping or fires allowed; No shooting of firearms unless hunting.
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Ward Road Pond
At I-70 and Ward Road in Denver.
FISHING: Warm water pond
FACILITIES: Rest rooms
RESTRICTIONS:

  • Open only to fishing.
  • Artificial flies and lures only.
  • Return all fish to the water immediately.
  • Float tubes or hand-propelled craft only.
  • No camping, fires, dog training, hunting, or discharging of firearms or bows allowed.
 
Elk in a meadow
Elk in a meadow
 

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