La Jara Field Office

The La Jara Field Office located near the town of La Jara in south central Colorado. Under the Service First initiative the La Jara Field Office is co-located with the U.S. Forest Service's Conejos Peak Ranger District to better serve you. Jeni Evans is the acting Field Office Manager/District Ranger.


Contact Information:
15571 County Road T.5
La Jara, Colorado 81140
719-274-8971
719-274-6301 fax


Recreation
Zapata Falls (Climbing, Camping, Hiking)
Simpson/McIntyre (Bird Watching, Hunting, Day Use)
Blanca Wetlands (Fishing, Day Use, Waterfowl and Shore Bird Watching)

Wilderness
San Luis Hills WSA

Cultural Resources
Zapata Falls
Simpson/McIntyre
Pike’s Stockade

Wildlife and Threatened and Endangered Species
Blanca Wetlands

Rangeland Management
270,000 acres grazed on 52 Allotments with 14,400 AUM’s.

Solid Minerals
1 Moss Rock Harvesting Area, Abandoned mine documenting, some mining claims.

Fire Management
Prescribed Burns and Fuels Treatments.

Service First