Bison And More Just Outside Of Denver At The Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

Dated: 04/25/2016

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There's a treasure to be found just Northeast of Denver called the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge.  I recently did the 9 mile self guided driving tour twice in one week.  There are walking trails to explore as well, but I haven't done any of those yet.  There's something special about watching wildlife roaming free with views of the Rocky Mountains and the city skyline as a backdrop.  And on top of that the entire experience is free!

The edge of the refuge is less than a mile from my home but I had to drive over 8 miles to get to the entrance - that gives you an idea of just how big this place is.  They have a visitor center and hold events and special programs during the year.  This wonderful place is in Commerce City, right by Dick's Sporting Goods Park just a short drive from Denver.

Check out these pictures I was able to get without ever leaving my car!  If you haven't already visited, I highly recommend carving out a few hours time to go exploring.

Bison at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge in Commerce City (Near Denver)

Deer in Commerce City at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge


You can get more information by visiting their official site.

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