Russell Lakes State Wildlife Area

9 miles south of Saguache on Hwy 285, Saguache, CO 81149
Local: 719-587-6900
Region: South Central City: Saguache


A spring creek flows through this property, feeding a maze of wetlands, dikes, canals, and shallow lakes designed and built to restore habitat for nesting waterfowl. Much of the site is closed February to July for nesting, but a boardwalk is open year-round.