Cheney Reservoir, planned since 1887, a bird-watching oasis

One of several foundations along to the road to Cheney Reservoir. It’s likely the remains of a structure that Erik Westin built to make up his ranch. Photo by Teddy Jordan.



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One of several foundations along to the road to Cheney Reservoir. It’s likely the remains of a structure that Erik Westin built to make up his ranch. Photo by Teddy Jordan.

Cheney Reservoir, less than 20 miles southwest of Grand Junction on U.S. Highway 50, is an oasis in the middle of the desert. Today Cheney is a great place for bird-watchers to view a wide…




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