Birds of Prey

In the pristine landscapes of Summit County, Colorado, one can witness a variety of awe-inspiring birds of prey, including red-tailed hawks, golden eagles, and the occasional peregrine falcon. To protect their vital habitats, hikers and nature enthusiasts should adhere to responsible practices, staying on designated trails and minimizing disturbances. Avoiding the introduction of non-native plants and ensuring proper waste disposal are essential steps to preserve the delicate balance of Summit County’s ecosystems, safeguarding these magnificent birds and their habitats for generations to come.