Tommy J. DeBardeleben

Nelson Reservoir


Bird Photographs from Nelson Reservoir


Pinyon Jays


Scenes from Nelson Reservoir

Pinyon Jay with Nelson Reservoir in the background


Nelson Reservoir on eBird


Nelson Reservoir Maps

*Maps are property of Google Earth

Map # 1:  Overview of Nelson Reservoir

Map # 2:  North end of Nelson Reservoir

To access the trail that goes along Nelson Reservoir, walk across the dam to do so.  Try hiking up on the slopes to the west to look for Pinyon Jay, Montezuma Quail, and more.


Back to Highway 180/191 (Sipe WA to Forest Road 56)

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