Hunting and Fishing on
State Wildlife Areas
in Adams County, Colorado

Mule Deer buck at rest
A mule deer buck still in full velvet

Adams County State Wildlife Areas
Lowell Ponds

Lowell Ponds

In Denver at Lowell Boulevard and 56th Way.
RECREATION: Hiking, picnicking, wildlife observation
FACILITIES: Rest rooms
FISHING: Warmwater ponds
RESTRICTIONS: Minimum size for smallmouth or largemouth bass is 15' long; No boating on Sheets Lake and only float tubes allowed on other waters; No weapons, camping, fires, archery, or dog training allowed; Closed from 1 hour after sunset to 1 hour before sunrise, except for fishing; No habitat stamp required if you stay on the bike path.Back to top of page


Closed except for youth mentor waterfowl hunting if authorized by area wildlife manager.Back to top of page

Elk in a meadow
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