U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
Location: The Windy Gulch WSA is located in Rio Blanco County, approximately 10 miles northwest of Meeker.
Flora & Fauna: Vegetation consists mainly of Douglas fir, ponderosa pine, pinyon-juniper, tall sagebrush, native grasses and forbs, oakbrush, serviceberry, mountain mahogany, aspen, and other mountain brush species. Fauna includes mule deer, elk, black bear, mountain lion, golden eagles, various other raptors, and numerous other birds, mammals, and reptiles.
Recreation: Activities include hiking, backpacking, camping, hunting, and photography. For more information, visit the Recreation page. Please note that though unconfined recreation is encouraged in WSAs, specific types of recreation may be barred from a specific area to prevent degradation of natural conditions.
White River Field Office | (970) 878-3800 | 220 E. Market St., Meeker, CO 81641