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Rocky Mountain Arsenal NWR Wetlands Loop Trail

Location Section 7, R66W, T3S of Rocky Mountain Arsenal NWR
State(s) Colorado
Counties Adams
Length 1.80 Miles / 2.90 Km Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses
Agency U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Entry Fee? No Parking Fee? No




Located in the midst of the rapidly developing Denver metro area, this interpretive trail spans almost two miles amidst prairie wetlands in the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (NWR). This refuge is comprised of more than 16,000 acres of open space and acts as a natural haven for area residents. The trail offers a diversity of visitors the opportunity to observe a variety of wildlife (such as prairie dogs and eagles) in their natural habitat (designated 2005).


Visitor Information

Date Opens: 3/15 - Date Closes: 10/14

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


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Additional Information

Width: 72 inches.

Primary Surface: Crushed rock, compacted

Secondary Surface: Crushed Rock

Average Grade: 0%

Elevation Low Point: 5320

Elevation High Point: 5340

Year Designated: 2005

Date Last Updated: 02/21/2013


Contact Information

Trail Management:
Stephen Smith
USFWS, Rocky Mountain Arsenal NWR
Rocky Mountain Arsenal NWR
Bldg 121
Commerce City , CO 80022 -1748
(303) 289-0930


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