This ranch has several shortgrass prairie pastures along with a wonderful diversity of shorebirds along its one-and-a-quarter miles of shoreline on Neegronda Reservoir. Snowy Plover, American Avocet, Solitary Sandpiper, and Wilson’s Phalarope are regulars here. This site also has nesting Piping Plover and Least Tern.
Habitat: Grassland/Prairie, Pond/Lake/Reservoir
Directions: To inquire about access to this ranch and to get directions, please call 719-829-4028 a minimum of 48 hours in advance of your potential visit. Please remember that this is a working ranch as well as a private residence, and there may be times when the landowner cannot accommodate visits. While you are on the ranch, remember to stay on roads, leave gates as you find them (whether open or closed), and refrain from taking anything off the ranch or leaving trash behind.
Delorme: 99 C6
Roads of Colorado: 125 F1
Dates of Access: Open all year, contact owner prior to visit
Restrictions: No smoking
Lodging: Cotton Hideaway RV Park (north side of Neegronda Reservoir), or hotel in Eads or Lamar
Handicapped Access: Limited
Longitude: -102.76529 Contact Info: