Glade Park

Glade Park

Season Dates: Year round

Fees: None

Site Overview: The Glade Park area, located adjacent to the Colorado National Monument and McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area offers splendid scenery and varied ecology. Developed recreation opportunities include a beautiful campground at Mud Springs and a peaceful picnic and recreation area at Miracle Rock. Snyder Flats, which sits high above Unaweep Canyon offers exciting and scenic opportunities for off-highway vehicles. Much of the Glade Park area is private land, so please respect private land owners and carry a map detailing these boundaries. Maps showing surface land ownership can be purchased through the BLM Grand Junction Field Office.

Brochures: None

Map: None

Directions: Little Park Road: From the intersection of First Street and Grand Avenue in Grand Junction, travel west on Grand Avenue (Highway 340) for approximately one mile and turn left on Monument Road. Turn left again on D Road. D Road becomes Rosevale Road. Turn right onto Little Park Road and follow the road for 12.4 miles until its end at DS Road. Take a left on DS Road towards Glade Park. 

Monument Road/ DS Road: From the intersection of First Street and Grand Avenue in Grand Junction, travel west on Grand Avenue (Highway 340) for approximately one mile and turn left on Monument Road. Enter the Colorado National Monument. Take a left onto DS Road towards the Glade Park Store and follow this road to Glade Park.

Contact Information: Grand Junction Field Office 970-244-3000

Activities:

HikingCampingOHV

Facilities:

Vault Toilets Picnicking\   


Additional Recreation Opportunities in the Glade Park Area

Mud Springs Campground                                             CampingHiking

Miracle Rock Recreation Site                                         Picnicking


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