Black Ridge Wilderness
Fruita, CO 81521

Black Ridge Canyons Wilderness covers 75,439 acres that spans from directly behind the Colorado National Monument and runs into Utah. Home to seven red rock canyons, Black Ridge Canyons is filled with rock spires, natural windows, massive alcoves, and the largest collection of natural arches outside of Moab, Utah. 

Hiking, horseback riding, and backpacking can all be enjoyed here, as well as rafting and kayaking.