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Cottonwood Marsh photo by Peter Burke

Clear Creek Canyon - Clear Creek County
Ownership: None Listed
Description: Canyon Wrens, White-throated Swifts and dippers unfortunately have to share this narrow canyon with the busy Highway 6. Birding can only be safely done from a few wide parking pullouts.

Habitat: Cliff Face, Stream
Directions: The brief Clear Creek County section of this canyon is the stretch of Highway 6 between its junction with CO 119 and the junction with US 40, starting some eight miles west of Golden.
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