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10. Flying J Ranch ParkFlying J Ranch Park

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Flying J Ranch Park, Jefferson County Open Space

Flying J Ranch Park, Jefferson County Open Space. USGS Contour Map.

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Location Map:

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Access & Parking:

Trailhead: Highway 73 & Shadow Mtn Rd, Conifer, CO

Acreage:

422 Acres

Park Hours:

Open one hour before sunrise until one hour after sunset.

Activities:

Hiking Hiking

Horseback Riding Horseback Riding

Mountain Biking Mountain Biking

Picnic Tables Picnicking

Wildlife Viewing Wildlife Viewing

Amenities:

Restrooms, Picnic Shelter, Interpretive Signage, Parking

Elevation:

Approx. 8000 ft. - 8400 ft.

Life Zone(s):

Montane Zone

Weather forecast for Conifer, Colorado:

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Park Rules:

No camping.

No team sport activities.

Trails:

Total: 4.7 miles of trails

Hiking Dogs On-Leash Horseback Riding Mountain Biking

Trail Rules: All trails are Multi-Use Trails.

Trail Comments: Trails are .3 to 1.5 miles.

Trail Ratings:

Trail Rating Legend

Trail Rating - Least DifficultJunction House Trail

Trail Rating - Least DifficultShadow Pine Loop Trail (3 mile loop)

See also: JCOS Trail Difficulty Ratings

Trail Etiquette: Be aware & expect other trail users. Use a friendly greeting to gain attention when passing. Pass on the left. Yield to traffic traveling uphill when possible. Step off the trail when you are on your cell phone. Read the JCOS guide: Trail Etiquette

Trail Connections to other Parks:

Shadow Pine Loop Trail connects to Denver Mountain Parks.

Features:

Meadows, Forests & Wetlands

Turkey Creek

Lodgepole Pine

Wildlife:

Elk

Photos:

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History:

Park Acquisition

Acreage

Year

Action

Funding/Grant

Flying J Ranch Park

301

2009

Acquisition

Bond Funds


Links:

To ensure that you have the most current & accurate information regarding park closures, changes to rules & regulations, or any other changes to the parks or park systems call or visit Jefferson County Parks & Open Space online:

Flying J Ranch Park (at jeffco.us)

Jefferson County Open Space: 303.271.5925

Trails Hotline: 303.271.5975

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Jefferson County website: jeffco.us

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