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News Release

Post Labor Day boating hours at Larimer County Reservoir Parks

Department: Natural Resources
Release Date: Aug 20, 2014

Contact Information:

Will Talbott, Senior Ranger Blue Mountain District, (970) 619-4454

Following the Labor Day holiday boat ramp hours at Satanka (Horsetooth Reservoir) and North Pines (Carter Lake Reservoir) boat ramps will change.

Hours of Operation at Boat Ramps beginning Tuesday September 2:

Carter Lake Reservoir County Park:

North Ramp – 6 a.m. – 10 p.m. 7 days a week

South Ramp – 6 a.m. – 10 p.m. 7 days a week

North Pines Ramp – Closed Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday.

                                  Open Thursday – Sunday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.


Horsetooth Reservoir County Park:

South Bay – 6 a.m. - 10pm 7 days week

Inlet Bay – 6 a.m. - 10pm 7 days week

Satanka - Closed Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

                 Thursday - 8a.m. – 6 p.m.

                 Friday and Saturday – 8 a.m.-9 p.m.

                 Sunday – 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.


Note: After September 15 Satanka Boat Ramp at Horsetooth Reservoir County Park will be closed Monday – Wednesday and open 8 a..m to 6 p.m. Thursday – Sunday. 


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