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  Castlewood Canyon NA  Natural Area                   CO DOW
 
http://parks.state.co.us/cnap/Natural_Areas/na%20pages/castlewood.htm
 
Douglas County    CO
 
northern Black Forest             800 acres

  Castlewood Canyon SP  State Park               Colorado State Parks
 
http://www.parks.state.co.us/default.asp?parkID=76&action=park
 
e-mail   mailto:castlewood.canyon@state.co.us      303 688-5242
 
2989 S State Highway83
 
Franktown  CO    80116
 
located in the Black Forest, ruins of former dam

  Chalk Bluffs NA       Natural Area                CO DOW
 
http://parks.state.co.us/cnap/Natural_Areas/NA%20pages/chalk.htm
 
Weld County   CO
 
Chalk Bluffs outcrops             640 acres

  Chatfield SP       State Park                     Colorado State Parks
 
http://www.parks.state.co.us/default.asp?parkID=78&action=park
 
e-mail   mailto:chatfield.park@state.co.us  303 791-7275
 
11500 N Roxborough Park Rd
 
Littleton  CO    80125

  Chatfield Lake  US Army Corps of Engineers            USACE  http://www.nwo.usace.army.mil/html/Lake_Proj/TriLakes/TLCLDam.htm

  303-979-4120

  9307 CO STATE HWY 121

  Littleton                                  CO 80128-6901

    Chatfield Dam, located southwest of Denver on the South Platte

    River, was the second of three dams built to protect the Denver

    region from floods. The 1,479-acre land and the 5,300 acres  

    surrounding it provide a myriad of recreational opportunities

   Recreation.gov

 

    Cherry Creek Ecological Park  Nature Reserve     Arapahoe County
 
http://www.co.arapahoe.co.us/Departments/PW/ParksRec/ccep.asp
 
720 874-6725
 
15601 E Jamison Ave
  
CO
 
Last Update  8 /1 /2006

Cherry Creek Lake  US Army Corps of Engineers           USACE  http://www.nwo.usace.army.mil/html/Lake_Proj/TriLakes/TLCCDam.htm

  303-979-4120

  9307 CO STATE HWY 121

  Littleton   CO 80128-6901

    Cherry Creek Dam, located at the southeast edge of Denver in

    Aurora, CO, was the first of the three dams to be built to protect

    the Denver region from catastrophic South Platte River floodwaters

    that plagued the area for more than 100 years. 

  Recreation.gov Recreation.gov

  Cherry Creek SP  State Park             Colorado State Parks
 
http://www.parks.state.co.us/default.asp?parkID=80&action=park
 
e-mail   mailto:cherry.creek.park@state.co.us  303 699-3860
 
4201 South Parker Road
 
Aurora   CO    80014

 
Cheyenne Arapahoe Park  County Park      Arapahoe County
 
http://www.co.arapahoe.co.us/Departments/PW/ParksRec/ccep.asp
 
720 874-6725
 
9300 E Iowa Ave
  
CO
 
Notes  passive park honoring Plains tribes     Last Update  8 /1 /2006

  Cheyenne Mountain SP      State Park               Colorado State Parks
 
http://www.parks.state.co.us/default.asp?parkID=102&action=park
 
e-mail   mailto:cheyenne.comments@state.co.us
 
Colorado Springs    CO
 
acquired by state in 2000, first public access scheduled summer    1680 acres

  Collegiate Peaks Wilderness     Wilderness.net  WILD

  http://www.wilderness.net/index.cfm?fuse=NWPS&sec=wildView&WID

  e-mail  info@wilderness.net

  406-243-6933

  College of Forestry and Conservation, Wilderness Institute

  The University of Montana

  Missoula  MT  59812

    The Collegiate Peaks Wilderness now contains a total of

    167,414 acres and is managed by the U.S. Forest Service. All of

    the wilderness is in the state of Colorado.

    Recreation.gov


 Colorado Canyons National Conservation Area

  Bureau of Land Management       BLM

  http://www.co.blm.gov/colocanyons/index.htm

  e-mail  Gregory_Gnesios@co.blm.gov

  970-244-3000

  Grand Junction Field Office

  2815 H Road

  Grand Junction    CO 81506

    The Colorado Canyons National Conservation Area contains many

    nationally significant resources including outstanding scenery,

    cultural and paleontological values,  naturalness,       

    recreation values, wildlife, and geologic and scientific

   Recreation.gov

  Colorado Department of Natural Resources  State Agency           CO DNR
 
http://www.dnr.state.co.us/
 
e-mail   mailto:dnr.feedback@state.co.us  303 866-3311
 
1313 Sherman Street #718
 
Denver  CO    80302

  Colorado Natural Areas Program  State Agency                   Colorado DNR
 
http://parks.state.co.us/cnap/  303 866-3437
 
1313 Sherman Street Room 618
 
Denver   CO    80203
 
public/private lands with unique plant, geological, paleontological or animal feature

  Colorado National Monument  National Park Service        NPS

  http://www.nps.gov/colm  e-mail  COLM_Info@nps.gov

  970 858-3617

  Fruita    CO 81521-0001

    Established May 24, 1911, and on 20,453.93 acres, Colorado

    National Monument consists of geologic features including:

    towering red sandstone monoliths, deep, sheer-walled canyons,    

    and a variety of wildlife (bighorn sheep, golden eagles, mule deer

    Recreation.gov

 


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