Highline Lake State Park

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Highline Lake State Park
Highline Lake State Park.jpg
Highline Lake State Park, January 2010
Map showing the location of Highline Lake State Park
Map showing the location of Highline Lake State Park
LocationMesa County, Colorado, USA
Nearest cityGrand Junction, CO
Coordinates39°16′13″N 108°50′14″W / 39.27028°N 108.83722°W / 39.27028; -108.83722Coordinates: 39°16′13″N 108°50′14″W / 39.27028°N 108.83722°W / 39.27028; -108.83722
Area563 acres (2.28 km2)
Established1967
Governing bodyColorado Parks and Wildlife

Highline Lake State Park is a Colorado state park. It is home to two lakes, the Highline Lake and the Mack Mesa Lake.[1] It is well known for its birdwatching opportunities and has two wildlife migratory waterfowl overlook kiosks where it is possible to watch Great blue heron, white pelicans and whooping crane among many others.[2][3] There is fishing allowed all year round. It is also open in winter to Snowshoers and Cross Country Skiers.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-07-23. Retrieved 2009-07-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Highline Lake State Park - Grand Junction, North West, Colorado - Colorado Vacation Directory". www.coloradodirectory.com.
  3. ^ a b "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-19. Retrieved 2009-07-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)