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State Wildlife Area

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James M John SWA

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County
Las Animas;#

Location
GMU: 140
From Raton, NM; go 7 miles on NM HWYS 72 & 526. Go north up Sugarite Canyon 12 miles to Lake Dorothey SWA; then northwest 4 miles on unmarked trail to top of Fishers Peak Mesa.

Elevation
min. 7,468 ft - max 9,653 ft

Acreage
8,200 acres

Hunting
Bear;#Deer;#Elk;#Mountain lion;#Small game;#Turkey;#

Fishing

Recreation
Hiking trail;#Picnicking;#

Facilities
Parking;#

Restrictions
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.

Contact Info
Area CPW Office: Pueblo, (719) 561-5300.