15150 Almstead, Hudson, Colorado, 80642
Colorado Luxury Ranch, Farm and Recreational Hudson, CO
Hudson, Colorado Luxury Ranch Home. Enjoy the incredible front range views from almost every room in this gorgeous luxury ranch! This like-new home sits high on over 10 acres and takes in the views over to Horse Creek Reservoir. The four car attached garage with pass-through doors keeps your cars in style and the huge detached insulated Morton building with living quarters and oversize doors allows for a number of additional uses. True Colorado acreage living with close access to Hwy 76 and E-470. Luxurious finishes can be found throughout this incredible home and has four bedrooms on the main level! The high-end Chef's kitchen is the perfect size for cooking and taking in the views. An oversized covered patio is perfect to take in all the incredible sunsets across the front range. The lower level walk-out boasts a fun bar and huge area for games and entertaining. Call for your private showing - must see today! Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential 24 North of Denver International Airport, Highway access to I-76. Luxury Real Estate Colorado For Sale.
History of Hudson, Colorado
A post office called Hudson has been in operation since 1883. The town derives its name from the town company, Hudson City Land and Improvement Co.]
Hudson, Colorado Demographics
As of the census of 2000, there were 1,565 people, 485 households, and 388 families residing in the town. The population density was 673.8 people per square mile (260.5/km²). There were 504 housing units at an average density of 217.0 per square mile (83.9/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 79.68% White, 0.89% African American, 1.21% Native American, 0.51% Asian, 14.95% from other races, and 2.75% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 25.43% of the population.
There were 485 households out of which 49.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.6% were married couples living together, 7.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.8% were non-families. 15.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.23 and the average family size was 3.64.
In the town, the population was spread out with 36.4% under the age of 18, 8.4% from 18 to 24, 33.2% from 25 to 44, 17.1% from 45 to 64, and 4.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 29 years. For every 100 females, there were 106.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 111.7 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $45,673, and the median income for a family was $48,393. Males had a median income of $36,108 versus $23,088 for females. The per capita income for the town was $15,613. About 6.9% of families and 11.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.9% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.
Near Hudson, Colorado
Barr Lake State Park and Recreation, Fishing, Bird Watching, Paddle Boats
There’s something for every type of outdoors person - from the fishing enthusiast and boater to the naturalist - at Barr Lake State Park, a short drive northeast of the Denver area.
Bicyclists of all ages and abilities, nature hikers and horseback riders enjoy the level 8.8-mile multi-use trail that circles the lake, passing by several wildlife viewing stations and the park's wildlife refuge. More than 350 species of birds have been spotted in the park. Numerous bald eagles winter at Barr Lake and one pair stays to nest and raise its young every year. Barr Lake's Nature Center has displays about the park's wildlife and you can have your questions answered by a naturalist.
Fishing enthusiasts and boaters, including kayakers and canoeists, enjoy the lake's calm waters as powerboats are limited to electric trolling or gasoline motors 10 horsepower or less. Channel catfish, small and large-mouth bass, rainbow trout, walleye, bluegill, wiper and tiger muskie are among the species that inhabit the waters of Barr Lake. Get Coloradoboating registration and regulation information.
This large wildlife area is a very worthwhile destination; however, it is closed during waterfowl hunting season to everyone except hunters. In addition, the north half of the area is closed from April 1 through July 15 to protect nesting waterfowl. However, the trails south of CO 52 are still accessible during that time, and provide access to several nice marshes, ponds, and thickets. Several species of ducks and other waterbirds nest here, along with several species of raptors, and owls sometimes roost in the thickets. Be sure to check for seasonal restrictions before heading out.
Directions: From I-76 in Hudson: take exit 31/CO 52 and go four miles east. The north parking lot is on CO 52, just past CR 53. The south parking lot is 1/2 mile farther east.
Dates of Access: Open all year with limitations. North of Hwy 52 is closed April 1 - July 15. Closed from second weekend of October to second weekend of November. Limited access between September 1 to February 28. Refer to CPW website for more detailed information
Hours: Daylight hours
Conveniently located just 30 minutes northeast of Denver, only 6 miles from Denver International Airport, an easy drive from the entire Colorado “Front Range”, Colorado Clays Shooting Park offers the region’s most complete shooting range experience.
Situated along a cottonwood creek bottom, overlooking Colorado’s snow covered peaks to the west, Colorado Clays Shooting Park is a shooting experience you’ll not soon forget.
Colorado Clays is open to the public and specializes in accommodating both competitive and recreational shooters of all ages and abilities. Shooting courses and clubhouse are handicap accessible. Shot gun rental and golf carts available.
If you’re looking for a shooting experience that includes the regions widest variety of clay target shooting, including Sporting Clays, Skeet and Trap, or rifle and pistol shooting, come experience the very best shooting in Colorado. Colorado Clays Shooting Range is open to the public and memberships are not required. All staff is CPR/First Aid certified and are NRA Trained Range Safety Officers.
The Wild Animal Sanctuary
The Wild Animal Sanctuary logo
Central receiving compound with upper level education center
Date opened1980LocationKeenesburg, Colorado, United StatesCoordinates40.028173°N 104.559760°WCoordinates: 40.028173°N 104.559760°WLand area9,793 acres (3,963 ha)No. of animals460+No. of species~18Annual visitorsalmost 200,000 (2013)Websitewww.wildanimalsanctuary.org
The Wild Animal Sanctuary is a 789-acre (319 ha) animal sanctuary in Keenesburg, Colorado, United States. This sanctuary specializes in rescuing and caring for large predators which are being ill-treated, for which their owners can no longer care, or which might otherwise be euthanized. It is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and a state and federally licensed zoological facility.
Created in 1980, The Wild Animal Sanctuary is situated on grassland northeast of Denver, and has helped over 1,000 animals since it first opened. By early 2018, home to more than 460 animals, the group announced the purchase of a major addition, a 9,004-acre ranch near Springfield, Colorado.[4