One of Colorado’s best kept secrets, this isolated retreat is ideal for visitors seeking beautiful views of the Collegiate Mountain Range or just a little solitude. Birders have plenty to see. When the park reopens for the season, boating enthusiasts can enjoy the 2,500 surface-acre reservoir. Open dates are about April 15th to about November 15th.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife gets everyone outdoors! Attracting more than 12 million visitors per year, Colorado's 43 State Parks are a vital cornerstone of Colorado's economy and quality of life. Colorado State Parks encompass 224,447 land and water acres, offering some of the best outdoor recreation destinations in the state. Colorado Parks and Wildlife is a leader in providing opportunities for outdoor recreation, protecting the state’s favorite landscapes, teaching generations about nature and partnering with communities.