Cheyenne Mountain State Park Wildlife
Deer, elk, black bear, cougar, as well as coyote, red fox, and prairie dogs are just some of the animals that call the park home. Recently, bobcats and badgers have been seen on a regular basis.
A wide variety of birds including red-tail hawks, golden eagles, and wild turkey soar and roam the area. Wildlife and bird lists are available at the visitor’s Center.
When viewing wildlife, please keep a respectful distance from the animals and remember that pets are not allowed on the trails and in the backcountry. Find out more at Colorado Division of Wildlife.
Please, to protect the parks fragile eco-systems; pets, horses and smoking are not permitted on the trails or in the back country.