Arkansas River/Big Bend SWA
! STATE WILDLIFE AREA (SWA) ALERT !
From Poncha Springs, go 4 miles N on Hwy. 285, the go 0.125 of a mile E on CR 165. Parking is at W end. From Salida, go NW on Hwy. 291 for 3.5 miles. Go 0.75 of a mile S on CR 150, then 0.5 of a mile SW on CR 166 to N bank of Arkansas River. Parking E side of road.
min. 7,111 ft - max 7,186 ft
Colorado Parks and Wildlife reminds visitors to check current hunting, fishing and land use regulations when planning to visit a State Wildlife Area. Refer to the Recreational Lands Brochure
, as well as the Fishing and Hunting Regulation Brochures
located on the Regulations Brochures Page
. State Wildlife Area visitors can also find rules and regulations information in Chapter 9 Regulations
Area CPW Office: Salida, (719) 530-5520