Photos: Flood damage to Colorado's state parks

A lot of coverage devoted to the devastating floods in Colorado has looked at the impact of the rushing waters on communities. But state parks -- among Colorado's most cherished treasures -- have suffered plenty of damage, too. Below, see photos from Colorado Parks and Wildlife focusing on locations such as Eldorado Canyon State Park, the Big Thompson ponds and more.

Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.

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Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.
Eldorado Canyon State Park.

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Big Thompson ponds.
Big Thompson ponds.
Big Thompson ponds.
Big Thompson ponds.
Big Thompson ponds.
Big Thompson ponds.
Photos: Flood damage to Colorado's state parks
Big Thompson ponds.

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Simpson ponds.
Simpson ponds.

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Simpson ponds.
Simpson ponds.
Simpson ponds.
Simpson ponds.
Simpson ponds.
Simpson ponds.
St. Vrain State Park.
St. Vrain State Park.

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