Where can you see bald eagles? Many more winter in the state than are permanent residents so now is a good time for viewing. Find a complete list at "25 Great Places to See Eagles in Winter". This list, which includes golden eagles, includes the following locations:
- San Luis Valley
- Along the White and Yampa Rivers
- John Martin Reservoir, Lamar
- Jackson Reservoir, Weld County
- Standley Lake, Westminster
How do you know if you've seen a bald eagle? Look for a dark body with a white head and a white tail in the mature birds. However, the experts at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology in their page of "All About Birds" have everything you wanted to know plus photos and eagle facts.