Paradise Park Natural Area
|Paradise Park Natural Area|
|Location||Rocky Mountain National Park, Grand County, Colorado, United States|
|Nearest city||Grand Lake, Colorado|
|Area||6,032 acres (24.41 km2)|
|Governing body||National Park Service|
Paradise Park Natural Area is a natural area in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, several miles east of Grand Lake. It protects the upper Paradise Creek basin, encompassing several alpine lakes, alpine meadows, and virgin spruce-fir forest. Paradise Creek contains pure strains of Colorado River cutthroat trout. The area is also adjacent to the Hell Canyon Natural Area in the Indian Peaks wilderness. 
- "Colorado Natural Areas Program". Colorado Parks and Wildlife.