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La Garita Wilderness

General Contacts Area Management Wilderness Laws

Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 88-577 September 3, 1964 49,000
The Wilderness Act - Public law 88-577 (9/3/1964) To establish a National Wilderness Preservation System for the permanent good of the whole people, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness.

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Public Law 96-560 December 22, 1980 60,000
Colorado Wilderness Act - Public Law 96-560 (12/22/1980) To designate certain National Forest System lands in the States of Colorado, South Dakota, Missouri, South Carolina, and Louisiana for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation System
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Bell Mountain Wilderness, Black Elk Wilderness, Cache La Poudre Wilderness, Collegiate Peaks Wilderness, Comanche Peak Wilderness, Devils Backbone Wilderness, Hell Hole Bay Wilderness, Holy Cross Wilderness, Indian Peaks Wilderness, Kisatchie Hills Wilderness, Little Wambaw Swamp Wilderness, Lizard Head Wilderness, Lost Creek Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mount Evans Wilderness, Mount Massive Wilderness, Mount Sneffels Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Neota Wilderness, Never Summer Wilderness, Piney Creek Wilderness, Raggeds Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, Rockpile Mountain Wilderness, South San Juan Wilderness, Uncompahgre Wilderness, Wambaw Creek Wilderness, Wambaw Swamp Wilderness, Weminuche Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness.

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Public Law 103-77 August 13, 1993 25,640
Colorado Wilderness Act of 1993 - Public Law 103-77 (8/13/1993) Colorado Wilderness Act of 1993
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Buffalo Peaks Wilderness, Byers Peak Wilderness, Fossil Ridge Wilderness, Greenhorn Mountain Wilderness, Hunter-Fryingpan Wilderness, Lost Creek Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Never Summer Wilderness, Powderhorn Wilderness, Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness, Raggeds Wilderness, Sangre de Cristo Wilderness, Sarvis Creek Wilderness, South San Juan Wilderness, Uncompahgre Wilderness, Vasquez Peak Wilderness, Weminuche Wilderness.

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