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Rocky Mountain Arsenal NWR Interior Trail System

Location SW corner of section 2, section 11, and section 12, T3S, R67W of Rocky Mountain Arsenal NWR
State(s) Colorado
Counties Adams
Type Nature Trail
Length 4.10 Miles / 6.60 Km Loop Trail? Yes
Allowed Uses Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Entry Fee? No Parking Fee? No




This trail system covers over 4 miles and offers nearby residents a natural haven in the midst of the rapidly developing Denver metro area. The Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is an urban refuge of more than 16,000 acres of open space and provides a window for fascinating wildlife observation. In addition to its scenic features, trail users can enjoy recreational activities such as hiking and fishing (designated 2005).


Visitor Information

Date Opens: 1/1 - Date Closes: 12/31

Time Opens: 8:00 AM - Time Closes: 4:30 PM


Not Available


Additional Information

Width: 60 inches.

Primary Surface: Crushed rock, compacted

Secondary Surface: Crushed Rock

Average Grade: 1%

Elevation Low Point: 5260

Elevation High Point: 5340

Year Designated: 2005

Date Last Updated: 02/06/2017


Contact Information

Trail Management:
Stephen Smith
USFWS, Rocky Mtn. Arsenal NWR
Rocky Mountain Arsenal NWR
Bldg 121
Commerce City , CO 80022 -1748
(303) 289-0453


Related Webpages and Documents

Title Type Link
Rocky Mountain Arsenal NWR website Website View/Download



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