Where is the Zirkel Wilderness?

Where is the Zirkel Wilderness?

northwestern Colorado
The United States Congress designated the Mount Zirkel Wilderness in 1964 as one of the original areas protected under the Wilderness Act. It has a total of 159,935 acres. All of this wilderness is located in northwestern Colorado and is managed by the U.S. Forest Service.

Can you hunt Mount Zirkel Wilderness?

The USFS issued us permits to run “Super Elk Camps”, Drop Camps, High Altitude fully guided Deer and Elk Hunts in the Mt. Zirkel Wilderness area. The “SUPER ELK CAMP” will be for the Archery, Muzzle loader in September.

Is Slavonia trailhead open?

Area Status: Open Provides access to the Mount Zirkel Wilderness and the ‘Zirkel Circle’ – Gilpin and Gold Lakes, and Mica Lake. Camping restrictions are in place 1/4 mile around Gilpin and Gold Lakes. Outhouse provided at the Trailhead.

Is Seedhouse Campground open?

Seedhouse Campground is located 25 miles north of Steamboat Springs, Colorado and is the gateway to the Mt. Zirkel Wilderness along the Elk River Corridor….At a Glance.

Current Conditions: 10/15/21 – Closed for season.
Open Season: July – Late October
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Steamboat Springs, CO
Water: Potable Water

How long is Gilpin Lake Trail?

9.9 Miles
Gilpin Lake Loop

Trail Location: Slavonia Trailhead
Roundtrip Length: 9.9 Miles
Trailhead Elevation: 8400 Feet
Total Elevation Gain: 2400 Feet
Avg. Elev Gain / Mile: 485 Feet

Is Hahns Peak Open?

With an elevation of 8,500 feet, the campground offers spectacular views of the forested lakeshore, picturesque mountain lake and the 10,774-foot Hahns Peak….At a Glance.

Current Conditions: 10/12/21 – Closed for season
Open Season: Late June
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Steamboat Springs, CO
Water: No

Where is Eastern seedhouse area?

Seedhouse lies in the Rocky Mountains in the heart of the Routt National Forest near the Elk River. The Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland encompass nearly three million acres from central and northeastern Wyoming to north-central Colorado.

How long does it take to hike the Zirkel circle?

BACKPACK ZIRKEL CIRCLE LOOP in STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO The Duration: 2 days, 1 night (first solo backpacking trip, eek!!) The Rose: Talk about alpine lakes! These lakes are nestled perfectly between the mountains making for some epic views.

Can you swim in Hahns Peak Lake?

Activities in the area include fishing (of course), hiking, swimming, paddle boarding, horse-back riding, and exploring the many roads and trails in the area by bicycle, dirt bike, . Read about Steamboat Lake.

Can you drive up Hahns Peak?

The route described here takes you up Hahns Peak as far as motorized is allowed. Even though you can’t reach the top, the views are very impressive. This is a very popular area for ATVs and dirt bikes with many narrow side roads to explore. Our trip covers the key forest roads north of the peak.

Where is Morgan Creek fire?

Basic Information

Current as of 10/15/2021, 6:08:26 AM
Date of Origin Friday July 09th, 2021 approx. 01:00 PM
Location 15 miles North of Steamboat Springs
Incident Commander USDA Forest Service
Coordinates 40.718 latitude, -106.829 longitude

What started the fire in Glide Oregon?

Lightning strikes cause two fires near Glide and Drew There are six confirmed fires near Glide and Drew following lightning strikes in the area, according to the Douglas Forest Protective Association.