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gem icon Beaver Viewing at the Beaver Boardwalk [Suggest Edits]

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Beaver populations have declined in many areas of Rocky Mountain National Park since the 1940's. Beaver surveys in the past 10 years indicate that beaver are rare. Recent park surveys suggest that beaver occupy only 10 percent of the most suitable stream-side habitat in the park.

With all of that said, this is a great place to increase your odds of seeing some of these cute and important creatures!

Short Walk: Park in the pullout for the Beaver Boardwalk, off of Trail Ridge Rd.

Family Friendly: Kids will love the opportunity to check out the cute creatures!

Gem Type: Viewpoint

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Brian Smith

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Jul 30, 2022
Paula M
Didn't see a beaver, but nice boardwalk to the stream.
Jul 7, 2022
Nick DeLapp
May 14, 2022
alex carlton
No beavers some small ponds though and saw beaver scat
Sep 16, 2021
Lilly Sharp
Jul 23, 2021
Sai Gutta
Test
Jun 26, 2020
Rachel Myers
pretty! but no beavers
Oct 27, 2019
Katy Parisi
There were beavers
Jul 17, 2019
Ean Dickerhoof

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