West Elk Wilderness
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|West Elk Wilderness|
|Location||Gunnison County, Colorado, USA|
|Nearest city||Gunnison, CO|
|Area||176,412 acres (713.91 km2)|
|Governing body||U.S. Forest Service|
The West Elk Wilderness is a U.S. Wilderness Area located northwest of Gunnison, Colorado in the Gunnison National Forest. The area supports large elk and deer populations and is busiest during the fall hunting season.
- "West Elk Wilderness". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved August 12, 2012.
- "West Elk Wilderness". Wilderness.net. Retrieved August 12, 2012.
- "West Elk Wilderness". U.S. Forest Service. Retrieved August 12, 2012.
- "West Elk Wilderness Area". Colorado Wilderness. Retrieved August 12, 2012.
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