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Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness

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Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness

Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness
IUCN category Ib (wilderness area)
Map showing the location of Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness
Map showing the location of Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness
Location Summit County, Colorado, USA
Nearest city Dillon, CO
Coordinates [1]
Area 12,760 acres (51.6 km2)
Established 1993
Governing body U.S. Forest Service

The Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness is a U.S. Wilderness Area located north of Dillion, Colorado in the Williams Fork Mountains. The 12,760-acre (51.6 km2) wilderness was established in 1993 in the White River and Routt National Forests.[2][3][4]


  1. ^ "Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness".  
  2. ^ "Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness". U.S. Forest Service. Retrieved August 12, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness". Retrieved August 12, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness Area". Colorado Wilderness. Retrieved August 12, 2012. 

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