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

Sangre de Cristo Mountains

Jefferson County State Wildlife Areas
Bergen Peak
Ralston Creek
Ward Road Pond

Bergen Peak

Go 4 miles north of Evergreen on Highway 74 to Highway 103, then turn and go west 5.9 miles to Stinton Road. Then turn and go 2.2 miles east to the property.
HUNTING: Elk, deer, squirrel, blue grouse
RECREATION: Horseback riding, hiking
RESTRICTIONS: Foot or horseback access only; No camping or fires allowed; Unless hunting small game, dogs must be leashed; No discharging of firearms or bows unless hunting.


Ralston Creek

Go 1 mile north of Golden on Highway 93 to Golden Gate Canyon Road. Turn and go west 13 miles to Golden Gate Canyon State Park headquarters, south of Ralston Creek SWA.
ACRES: 2,100
HUNTING: Big game, small game
RESTRICTIONS: No camping or fires allowed; No shooting of firearms unless hunting.


Ward Road Pond

At I-70 and Ward Road in Denver.
FISHING: Warmwater
FACILITIES: Rest rooms

  • Open only to fishing.
  • Artificial flies and lures only.
  • Return all fish to the water immediately.
  • Float tubes or hand-propelled craft only.
  • No camping, fires, dog training, hunting, or discharging of firearms or bows allowed.
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