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American Basin ACEC

American Basin

 

Location:   Southwest District, Gunnison Field Office

Size:   1,597 acres

Designated:  1993 Gunnison Land Use Plan

Land Manager:   Bureau of Land Management, Gunnison Field Office


The American Basin ACEC is a management unit located just south and west of Lake City between the Continental Divide and Handies Peak, and is one of the most scenic basins in the San Juan Mountains partly because of the midsummer wildflowers and the high-quality visual resources.  


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