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Steamboat Springs and Northwest Colorado Sights

Little Book Cliffs Wild Horse Range

  • 2815 H Rd. Map It
  • Grand Junction
  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Updated 10/01/2013

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One of just three ranges in the United States set aside for wild horses, this range encompasses 36,113 acres of rugged canyons and plateaus in the Book Cliffs. Ninety to 150 wild horses roam the sagebrush-covered hills. Most years new foals can be spotted with their mothers in spring and early summer on the hillsides just off the main trails. Local favorites for riding include the Coal Canyon Trail and Main Canyon Trail, where the herd often goes in winter. Vehicles are

permitted on designated trails.

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Sight Information


2815 H Rd., about 8 miles northeast of Grand Junction, Grand Junction, Colorado, 81506, United States

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970-244–3000; 800-417–9647


Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily dawn–dusk

Updated 10/01/2013


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