Brush Creek Ranch

· Eagle

Brush Creek Ranch

This private ranch is located just south of the entrance to Sylvan Lake State Park. The property includes mixed conifer, pinyon-juniper and riparian habitat. Currently, viewing is available from the road but soon they plan to develop a boardwalk that will link to existing trails.

County: Eagle

Attractions: Healthy willows and cottonwoods for riparian bird viewing

Habitat: Riparian, Pinyon-Juniper, Mixed Conifer

Directions: From I-70 in Eagle, take exit 147 toward Eagle County Airport. Drive south on Eby Creek Rd. At the traffic circle, take the first exit to Grand Ave. Take a left on Capitol St and drive for nearly one mile. Turn left on Brush Creek Rd. Take the first righto after Tanager Cir. to stay on Brush Creek Road. After the road takes a right turn, take a left to stay on Brush Creek Rd. Drive 8 miles and Brush Creek Ranch will be on your right just before the entrance to Sylvan Lake State Park.

Delorme: 36 D3
Roads of Colorado: 69 D3

Dates of Access: Viewing from road open all year. To inquire about access, contact Scott Schlosser (970) 390-9223.
Ownership: Private
Admission: Free

Restrictions: Please do not enter the property without permission.

Parking: Pullout
Lodging: Hotels in Eagle, Vail, or Edwards

Other Wildlife: Moose, elk, deer

Handicapped: No
Handicapped Access: Limited

Elevation: 7600

Latitude: 39.549641
Longitude: -106.760996

Contact Info:

Contact Scott Schlosser at 970-390-9223 or


Drinking FountainNo
Gravel TrailsNo
Paved TrailsNo
Visitor CenterNo
Gift ShopNo

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