National Forest and Grassland Areas

 

COLORADO 
                                                              
   Unit name                         No. of     Gross       NFS        Other
      Headquarters name     Region   units      acreage     acreage    acreage 
  Colorado
   Arapaho NF                                 1,159,564   1,024,292    135,272
      Fort Collins, CO        2
   Grand Mesa NF                                351,704     346,219      5,485
      Delta, CO               2
   Gunnison NF                                1,766,945   1,665,121    101,824
      Delta, CO               2
   Manti-La Sal NF *                             27,145      27,105         40
      Price, UT               4
   Pike NF                                    1,288,383   1,110,097    178,286
      Pueblo, CO              2
   Rio Grande NF                              1,962,917   1,859,414    103,503
      Monte Vista, CO         2
   Roosevelt NF                               1,082,050     808,419    273,631
      Fort Collins, CO        2
   Routt NF                                   1,247,369   1,125,564    121,805
      Steamboat Springs, CO   2
   San Isabel NF                              1,245,304   1,117,131    128,173
      Pueblo, CO              2
   San Juan NF                                2,107,644   1,877,675    229,969
      Durango, CO             2
   Uncompahgre NF                             1,044,475     944,922     99,553
      Delta, CO               2
   White River NF                             2,088,227   1,961,610    126,617
      Glenwood Springs, CO    2
National forest total             12         15,371,727  13,867,569  1,504,158
                                                                
   Comanche NGL                                 460,211     435,319     24,892
      Pueblo, CO              2
   Pawnee NGL                                   214,328     193,060     21,268
      Fort Collins, CO        2
 
National grassland total           2            674,539     628,379     46,160
                                                                    
                State total       14         16,046,266  14,495,948  1,550,318
                                     
 


Notes:

NF National Forest--A unit formally established and permanently set aside and reserved for National Forest purposes.

NGL National Grassland--A unit designated by the Secretary of Agriculture and permanently held by the Department of Agriculture under Title III of the Bankhead-Jones Farm Tenant Act.

Source: Land Areas of the National Forest System Table 4- Areas by State USDA Forest Service

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