This 260 acre property has Fountain Creek bordering to the west and Venetucci Farm to the south. Rich riparian habitat with floodplain cottonwoods and willows provides a mosaic of habitats. A series of ponds and cattail marshes also provide excellent habitat.
County: El Paso
Habitat: Grassland/Prairie, Lowland Riparian
Directions: From I-25 south of Colorado Springs, exit South Academy Blvd Exit 135. Go east for 1/2 mile and take the exit for Highway 85 toward Fountain. Turn right (south)on Highway 85 and go 0.7 miles, look for the ranch sign on your right.
Delorme: 63 B5
Roads of Colorado: 105 F2
Dates of Access: Currently only open during guided tours. See website for upcoming opportunities.
Hours: By Appointment
Admission: Please visit website for information.
Restrictions: Please respect private property
Lodging: Hotel in Fountain or Colorado Springs
Handicapped Access: Hotel in Fountain or Colorado Springs
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