Just outside of Rangeley, this area of sparse pinyon-juniper and desert habitat is a good place to look for species such as Say’s Phoebe, Lark Sparrow, Black-throated Sparrow, and Loggerhead Shrike. Rarer species possible include Scott’s Oriole and Burrowing Owl in one of the White-tailed Prairie-Dog colonies.
County: Rio Blanco
Habitat: Grassland/Prairie, Pinyon/Juniper Forest
Directions: Head northwest from Rangely on Hwy 64 then south on county road 21; turn around at end of pavement and return.
Delorme: 22 C1
Roads of Colorado: 48 B2
Dates of Access: Open all year
Handicapped Access: Some car birding