Interpretive Areas

From historical mines to the flora and fauna, interpretive areas can help visitors learn about a what makes the forests and grassland a unique place. There are many interpretive areas with self-guided tours explaining historic or natural features across the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest and Thunder Basin National Grassland. Use the links below to explore sites around the forests and grassland with valuable educational information.


Interpretive Areas Areas

  • Flat Tops Area area description
  • Gardner Park Interpretive Trail
  • Yampa Ranger District
  • Gore Range Area area description
  • Mount Zirkel/Park Range Area area description
  • Grizzly Guard Station Interpretive Site
  • Parks Ranger District
  • Tie Hack Historic Site
  • North Routt County Area area description
  • Pole Mountain Area area description
  • Laramie Ranger District
  • Sierra Madre Area area description
  • Battle Townsite Overlook
  • Brush Creek/Hayden Ranger District
  • Jack Creek Crew Quarters
  • Centennial Visitor's Center
  • Miner's Cabin Trailhead
  • Routt Access Trailhead
  • Tipple Trail Trailhead
  • Steamboat Springs Area area description
  • Dumont Lake Campground
  • Fish Creek Falls TH: Trail #1102
  • Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District
  • Troublesome/Gould Area area description
  • Teller City Interpretive Site
  • Teller City Interpretive Trail

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities