Birding Spots of Colorado


Quail Hollow Subdivision, Fort Collins

From Interstate 25, take Harmony Road (Hwy 38) Exit 265.
Travel West 6.7 miles on Harmony Road to South Taft Hill Road.
Drive North 1.5 miles on S. Taft Hill Road to West Drake Road.
Travel West 0.8 miles on W. Drake Road to Yorkshire (just east of South Overland Trail).
Turn South (left) on Yorkshire Street.
Travel on Yorkshire St about 1/3 mile to Michener Drive.
Turn East (left) on Michener Dr and follow to dead end.

To Search for Bohemian Waxwings 12/4:
Walk onto Spring Creek Trail.
Turn left immediately after crossing foot bridge.
Waxwings were about 100 meters east on the trail.
GPS, it's N 40 32.941' W 105 07.489'.
DeLorme 20:D1
Roads of Colorado 48:C3
CO Road & Recreation Atlas 49:G8
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Quail Lake Park, Colorado Springs

From Interstate 25, take Highway 29, Exit 138
Travel south on Hwy 29 toward Circle Drive.
Turn Right in 0.1 miles onto Lake Avenue.
Travel 0.3 miles west on Lake Avenue to East Cheyenne Mountain Blvd.
Drive approx. 0.9 miles South on E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd to Quail Lake Road.
Quail Lake Park (915 Cheyenne Mountain Blvd)
(short 0.9 mile bike ride around this small lake)
DeLorme 63:B4
Roads of Colorado 113:E1
CO Road & Recreation Atlas 89:G11
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Quincy Street, Pueblo

From Interstate 25, take Exit 97B.
Drive West on Eldorado Avenue and veer Right on
East Abriendo Avenue Approx. 0.9 miles to Quincy Street.
Turn South on Quincy Street and look for Fire Station.
Carolina Wren was across street from the Fire Station
where the alley comes in onto Quincy Street.
DeLorme 73:B6
Roads of Colorado 129:F2
CO Road & Recreation Atlas 102:F2
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Quincy Ponds

From Interstate 470, take Wadsworth Blvd North.
Drive North on Wadsworth 6.5 miles to West Quincy Avenue.
Turn left (West) on Quincy Avenue and drive 0.3 miles to ponds.
DeLorme 40:C2
Roads of Colorado 80:C2
CO Road & Recreation Atlas 75:D8
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Quincy & Aurora Reservoirs

From Interstate 225 and Parker, East and South on Parker to Quincy Avenue (1.7 miles)
Turn East (Left) on Quincy Avenue to Aurora Reservoir (8.3 miles)
Turn to Entrance 2.0 miles after Quincy Avenue and Gun Club Road
After Right (South) turn at Aurora Reservoir Sign, Entrance (0.8 miles)

Quincy Reservoir is along Quincy Avenue, east of Buckley Road
Both Reservoirs are Aurora City Fee Areas.
DeLorme 41:D5
Roads of Colorado 81:E2
CO Road & Recreation Atlas
75:D12 Back Bird Reports

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