Chuck Lewis State Wildlife Area

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This small SWA provides good access to the Yampa River and associated riparian habitat. Look for Western Tanager, Bullock’s Oriole, American Dipper, occasional ducks, and loads of Cliff Swallows nesting under the bridge by the entrance.

County: Routt
Habitat: Lowland Riparian, Stream

Directions: From Steamboat Springs, take US 40 south to CO 131; turn right. Go half a mile; at the curve, continue straight onto CR 14F. Parking is at the Yampa River crossing. There is a second parking area along CR 14.

Delorme: 28 A3
Roads of Colorado: 37 D4

Dates of Access: Open all year, daylight hours
Hours: Daylight hours
Ownership: Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Admission: Free

Restrictions: None
Parking: Gravel parking area
Lodging: None

Handicapped: No
Handicapped Access: Limited car birding

Elevation: 6785
Latitude: 40.42883527
Longitude: -106.8263568

Amenities

RestroomsYes
Drinking FountainNo
Gravel TrailsNo
Paved TrailsNo
Platform/BlindNo
BoardwalkNo
ConcessionNo
Visitor CenterNo
Gift ShopNo
PrimitiveYes
Camping
Picnic
HuntingNo
FishingNo