Viewing Scenery

There are many scenic vistas and overlooks accessible by road or hiking. Additionally, many recreation sites are situated some of the most beautiful areas the forest has to offer. The views are spectacular across the forests and grassland, and many can be enjoyed year round. Use the links below to explore the wide range of scenery the forests and grassland have to offer.


Viewing Scenery Areas

  • California Park/Black Mountain Area area description
  • Flat Tops Area area description
  • Bear Lake Campground
  • Dunckley Pass Overlook Picnic Site
  • Yampa Ranger District
  • Gore Range Area area description
  • Sarvis Creek Wilderness
  • Laramie Peak Area area description
  • Curtis Gulch Campground
  • Curtis Gulch Trailhead
  • Douglas Ranger District
  • Friend Park Campground
  • Labonte Trailhead
  • Mount Zirkel/Park Range Area area description
  • Grizzly Guard Station Interpretive Site
  • Mount Zirkel Wilderness
  • Parks Ranger District
  • North Routt County Area area description
  • Hahns Peak Lake Campground
  • Hahns Peak Lake Eastside Picnic Site
  • Pole Mountain Area area description
  • Laramie Ranger District
  • Vedauwoo Gazebo
  • Vedauwoo Picnic Site
  • Sierra Madre Area area description
  • Brush Creek/Hayden Ranger District
  • Encampment River Wilderness
  • Green Mountain Falls Trailhead
  • Hog Park Campground
  • Huston Park Wilderness
  • Snowy Range Area area description
  • Libby Flats Observation Site
  • Miner's Cabin Trailhead
  • Platte River Wilderness
  • Routt Access Trailhead
  • Savage Run Wilderness
  • Silver Lake Campground
  • Tipple Trail Trailhead
  • Steamboat Springs Area area description
  • Fish Creek Falls TH: Trail #1102
  • Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District
  • Muddy Pass Lake
  • Thunder Basin National Grassland area description
  • Weston Recreation Area
  • Troublesome/Gould Area area description


https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/mbr/recreation/natureviewing/?recid=22482&actid=64