Blue Lakes Visitor Use Management Plan

Provide comprehensive management of visitors in the Blue Lakes area on the Ouray Ranger District and focus on reducing visitor impacts using a variety of adaptive management mechanisms. Proposed activities vary by zone. A permit system is proposed.

Project Information

Expected Analysis Type
Environmental Assessment

Special Authority
Not applicable / Other

Lead Management Unit
Ouray Ranger District

Notice and Comment Regulation
218 (2013) Non-HFRA

Project Purpose
Recreation management

Project Activity
Developed site management; Dispersed recreation mgmt.; Trail management; Scenery management; Travel management; Wilderness management

Project Status

Current Status
Under Analysis

Last Updated: 03/26/2024