Boat ramps closing for the season at state parks in Colorado |

Boat ramps closing for the season at state parks in Colorado

Post Independent
Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

DENVER, Colorado – The boat ramps at state parks in Colorado have started to close for the season. The boat ramps will reopen in the spring when the ice thaws.

The state parks where the boat ramps have closed:

• Barr Lake State Park

• Crawford State Park

• Eleven Mile State Park

Support Local Journalism

• Harvey Gap State Park

• Jackson Lake State Park

• Lathrop State Park

• North Sterling State Park

• Mancos State Park

• Pearl Lake State Park

• Rifle Gap State Park

• Ridgway State Park

• San Luis State Park

• Spinney Mountain State Park

• Stagecoach State Park

• Steamboat Lake State Park

• Vega State Park

For additional closures and information about hand-launched vessels and ice fishing, please visit the individual park websites at

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User


Couple convicted of 2018 Lake Christine Fire chip away at public service, restitution


Richard Miller and Allison Marcus were sentenced to 45, days in jail, 1,500 hours of useful public service and $100,000 of restitution on June 30, 2019, as their sentence for starting the Lake Christine Fire the prior year. They have made significant strides in fulfilling their debt to society, according to the district attorney’s office.

See more