Eastern Mojave Vegetation Apex Park, Jefferson County, Colorado.

Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Apex Gulch. Deadman Gulch. Jefferson County Open Space.

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Apex Park provides a popular, accessible foothills experience minutes from downtown Golden. Hikers and trail runners exert themselves along exposed steep grades or find cool respite on shaded trails. Birders follow the intermittent stream graced with cottonwoods into the Enchanted Forest. Mountain bikers can test their mettle and technique as they grind their way to the top of Lookout Mountain and descend.

Elevation: 7024ft, 2141m.

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Quercus gambelii Nutt. Gambel's oak (TAS)


Eriogonum alatum Torrey in L. Sitgreaves, Rep. Exped. Zuni Colorado Rivers. 168, plate 8. 1853. Winged Buckwheat (TAS)

Total number of taxa: 2
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Date and time this article was prepared:8:56:43 PM, 5/26/2021.