Climbing

Volcanic Tablelands

Materials spewing from the Long Valley Caldera formed this extraordinary site over 700,000 years ago. The Volcanic Tablelands is a vast volcanic landscape enjoyed by four-wheelers, bouldering and rock climbers, wildlife viewer, and those who enjoy birdwatching, horseback riding, mountain biking, and hiking. Horton Creek Campground and Pleasant Valley ...

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Salmon Falls Creek Reservoir

The Salmon Falls Dam, built in 1910 to provide water for irrigation to farms, has formed this lake, which has become an important recreation area. Anglers will find their prayers answered here, with an abundance of fish including brown trout, chinook and kokanee salmon, yellow perch, black crappie, channel ...

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Alpine Triangle

The Bureau of Land Management cares for 600,000 acres of public land in the upper Gunnison River basin in southwest Colorado. Collaborating with a number of public and private partners, they guide the protection, management, and sustainable use of a wide variety of resources. Ecosystems within the GRA range ...

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Penitente Canyon

The nearby Penitente Canyon, once a place of worship for a small sect of Catholic men, contains perhaps the best concentration of high quality rock climbing routes in the region. This site attracts climbers from around the world and has received their glowing critiques. If rock climbing is an ...

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Gold Belt Recreation Management Area

The Gold Belt Byway offers an adventurous, back country driving experience. The Gold Belt Byway is one of three byways in the state of Colorado that has portions that are gravel, back country roads. The Gold Belt Byway winds through rugged, narrow canyons and traverses expansive mountain grasslands. As visitors drive the Gold ...

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Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest

Located in Washington State along the western slopes of the Cascade Mountains from the Canadian border to the northern boundary of Mt. Rainier National Park lies the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. Extending over 140 miles, the Forest covers portions of Whatcom, Skagit, Snohomish, King and Pierce Counties, which ...

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Okanogan National Forest

Located in northern Washington State, lies the 1,706,000 acre Okanogan National Forest that includes the Pasayten and Lake Chelan-Sawtooth Wilderness. Vegetation in the forest varies with grass and shrubs in the lowest elevations near the Columbia River, to the beautiful Ponderosa Pine at mid-elevations, to the Douglas-Fir in the ...

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Altus Lake

Beautiful Altus Lake is located in scenic southwestern Oklahoma, near the city of Lone Wolf. The lake possesses approximately 6,500 acres of clear open water and the park area covers around 4,300 land acres. Fish species in Altus Lake include largemouth bass, walleye, crappie, catfish, hybrid striped bass, and ...

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Mount Hood National Forest

Located twenty miles east of the city of Portland and the northern Willamette River valley, the Mt. Hood National Forest extends south from the strikingly beautiful Columbia River Gorge across more than sixty miles of forested mountains, lakes and streams to Olallie Scenic Area, a high lake basin under ...

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Gifford Pinchot National Forest

Located in southwest Washington State, the Gifford Pinchot National Forest contains 1,372,000 acres and includes the 110,000-acre Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument established by congress in 1982. It is one of the oldest National Forests in the United States. Included as part of the Pacific Forest Reserve ...

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