Lake Nighthorse

Lake Nighthorse is a reservoir created by the 270 feet high Ridges Basin Dam southwest of Durango in La Plata County Colorado. As part of the Animas-La Plata Water Project, Lake Nighthorse provides water storage for tribal and water right claim-holders along the Animas River.

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Aerodrome
Animas Air Park is a privately owned, public use airport located four nautical miles south of the central business district of Durango, a city in La Plata County, Colorado, United States. is situated 3½ miles southeast of Lake Nighthorse.

College
Fort Lewis College is a public liberal arts college in Durango, Colorado. is situated 4½ miles northeast of Lake Nighthorse.

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