Invasive Exotic Plant Management Plan

Park employee applying herbicide with a backpack sprayer to control exotic/invasive plants.
Park employee using a backpack sprayer to apply herbicide to exotic plants.

Invasive Exotic Plant Management Plan (1mg pdf)

Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) (115kb pdf)

2017 Potential Herbicide Application Locations

East of Continental Divide

  1. Allenspark Trail
  2. Aspenglen Campground
  3. Bear Lake Road Corridor, Parking, & Trailheads
  4. Beaver Point to Beaver Meadows Entrance Station
  5. Beaver Meadows
  6. Black Canyon Trail
  7. Cow Creek Drainage
  8. Deer Mountain
  9. East Portal Trail
  10. Endovalley
  11. Fall River Visitor Center to Entrance Station
  12. Fern Lake Fire
  13. Glacier Basin Campground
  14. Hidden Valley
  15. High Drive
  16. Hollowell Park
  17. Hondius Park
  18. Horseshoe Park
  19. Lily Lake
  20. Longs Peak Campground
  21. Lumpy Ridge/ Gem Lake
  22. McGraw Ranch
  23. Moraine Park
  24. Moraine Park Campground
  25. North Lateral Moraine
  26. Notchtop Bivy Zone
  27. Old Fall River Road
  28. Park Headquarters & Utility Area
  29. South Lateral Moraine
  30. Sprague Lake
  31. Trail Ridge Road Corridor below 9,500 feet
  32. Twin Sisters Landslide
  33. West Creek Research Natural Area (Cow Creek Fire scar) – only monitoring in 2017
  34. Wild Basin

West of Continental Divide

  1. Big Meadows Fire Scar
  2. Colorado River Corridor to Lulu City
  3. East Inlet Trail
  4. Grand Ditch
  5. Grand Lake Entrance Station
  6. Green Mountain Housing
  7. Holzwarth Historic Site
  8. Kawuneechee Park Housing and Utility Area
  9. North Inlet Trail
  10. Paradise Park Research Natural Area – only monitoring in 2017
  11. Ranger Meadows
  12. Shadow Mountain Dam/ East Shore Trail
  13. Timber Creek Campground
  14. Tonahutu Trail
  15. Trail Ridge Road Corridor and Trailheads below 11,000 ft

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Mailing Address:

1000 US Hwy 36
Estes Park, CO 80517

Phone:

(970) 586-1206
General park questions: (970) 586-1206. Recorded Trail Ridge Road status: (970)586-1222.

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