Warren Claims

This was one of four easements granted by the developer of Empire Pass in exchange for a massive increase in density in the Empire Pass area. This easement prohibits ski runs and lift towers on the top of Iron Mountain, but in exchange, lifts and runs were developed in Empire Canyon.

Photo: Michael O'Malley

Photo: Michael O’Malley


ACRES: 105


PROPERTY OWNERS: Talisker Corporation

RECREATION: Passive recreation including hiking and mountain biking

TRAILS: Mid Mountain, Iron Man Loop

VEGETATION: Montane sub alpine fir and quaking aspen plant communities

WILDLIFE: Mule deer, elk, moose, mountain lion, lynx, coyote, snowshoe hare, red squirrel, montane shrew, cooper’s hawk, sharp-shinned hawk, red-tailed hawk, golden eagle, great grey owl, etc.

CONSERVATION VALUES: Open space, natural, scenic, wildlife and wetland