Matthew Winters Park

Address: Jefferson County Open Space Park, S. of Apex Park and Lookout Mtn., N. of Red Rocks Park at Morrison Interchange on I-70.

At the Interstate 70 entrance to the Rocky Mountains (Mt. Vernon Canyon), at Highway 26, Jefferson County Open space purchased 1,095 acres which includes the original 1860 plat of Mt. Vernon town. Trails are available for hikers, equestrians, and mountain bikes.
Quad Map/Date: Morrison, 1994
Sec/Town/Range: S15, T4S, R70W
Elevation: c. 6400-6600
Source: Jefferson County Open Space Archives; Lomond, "Mt. Vernon Canyon Past to Present."
Other Names: Mt. Vernon
Last Modified: Mon, December 3 2012

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