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Bear Creek Lake Park

Number: 303-697-6159

Address: 15600 W Morrison Rd, Lakewood CO 80228

Park May-September 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
  March, April, October 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  November-February 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Swim Beach

Memorial Day - Labor Day
8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Visitor's Center

8 a.m. - 4 p.m.


PARK NOTICE: The Bear Creek Reservoir boat ramp is closed until further notice. The Army Corps of Engineers are doing repairs to the outlet structure which will drop the water lever 6 to 8 feet for up to a month. Visitors are allowed to hand carry their boats to the water for launching.

The shoreline is currently very muddy for fishing.


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Thank you to our 2015 sponsors:

DSG Special Offers


Contact Information:

Bear Creek Lake Park Visitor Center
15600 W. Morrison Rd.
Lakewood, CO 80465
Direct: 303-697-6159 | Email:

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What does the Bear Creek Lake Park entrance fee include?
Are the swim beach picnic shelters available for reservation?
Is Bear Creek Lake Park a Colorado State Park and will my state park pass work?
Is a state fishing license required to fish? Can I buy one at the park?
Is the Bear Creek Lake Park annual park pass good for one year from the date of purchase?
Is the Bear Creek Lake Park annual park pass transferable?
What park trails are paved?
Are dogs allowed on the swim beach?