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Updated Status - Larimer County-managed Parks and Open Spaces
10/11/2013
Credit:
Larimer County press release
Department: Natural Resources
Release Date: Oct 11, 2013

Contact Information:

Travis Rollins, Open Spaces District Manager, (970) 498-5622, trollins@larimer.org

River Bluffs Open Space, Lions Open Space, and Eagle’s Nest Open Space have been opened to public use as flood damage has been assessed.

The updated status on areas managed by the Larimer County Department of Natural Resources follows:

Reservoirs:
Horsetooth Reservoir: open for day use, boating, and camping. (See boating/ANS inspection hours below.)
Carter Lake: open for day use, boating, and camping (See boating/ANS inspection hours below.)
Pinewood Reservoir: open for day use, wakeless-speed boating, and camping
Flatiron Reservoir: open for day use and camping (no boating allowed)

Open Spaces open for day use:
Devil’s Backbone Open Space, Blue Sky Trail, Eagle’s Nest Open Space, Horsetooth Mountain Open Space, Lions Open Space, Ramsay-Shockey Open Space, Red Mountain Open Space, River Bluffs Open Space.

Volunteer for flood-related restoration projects on Larimer County’s parks and open spaces by contacting Pam Mayhew, Volunteer Coordinator, pmayhew@larimer.org or 679-4552.

ANS/Boating Access Hours

Carter Lake:
September 20 - October 31
South Ramp: Closed due to water levels
North Ramp: Open 6 a.m. – 10 p.m. 7 days a week
North Pines Ramp: Open Wednesday - Sunday 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
(Closed Mondays and Tuesdays, excluding holidays)

November 1 - Date undetermined at this time
South Ramp: Closed due to water levels
North Ramp: Open Wednesday – Sunday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
North Pines Ramp:
Closed for Season

Horsetooth Reservoir:
September 20 - October 31
South Bay Ramp: Open 6 a.m.-10 p.m., 7 days a week
Inlet Bay Ramp: Open 6 a.m. - 10 p.m., 7 days a week
Satanka Ramp: Open Friday-Sunday, 6 a.m.- 10 p.m.

November 1 – Date undetermined at this time
South Bay Ramp: Open Wednesday – Sunday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Inlet Bay Ramp: Closed
Satanka Ramp: Closed