The following shelters are accepting reservations for July 6 and after:
Coyote Crossing is located up the hill from the reservoir in a private, secluded location. It has 17 tables, 2 grills, sand volleyball court, horseshoe pits, softball backstop, a large gravel parking area, running water (no electricity) and accommodates up to 125 people, which is 50% of max.
Mountain View is located near fishing and trail access. It has 12 tables, 2 grills, running water (no electricity) and accommodates up to 60 people, which is 50% of max.
How to reserve
Reservations can be made online or over the phone (if paying with MasterCard, Visa or Discover) at 303-697-6159. No in-person reservations at the Visitor's Center at this time. All shelter rentals are made on a first come, first served basis.
The following shelters are not accepting new reservations:
Meadowlark Cove is located just a short walk to the swim beach. It has 12 tables, 2 grills, volleyball courts (non-reservable), boat rentals, marina, concession stand, trails, a large paved parking area, electricity (no water) and accommodates up to 75 people, which is 50% of the max.
Pelican Point is located a short walk to the accessible fishing pier and many lakeside trails. It has 24 tables, 3 grills, sand volleyball court, horseshoe pits, a large gravel parking area, running water (no electricity) and accommodates up to 150 people, which is 50% of the max.
Skunk Hollow is located in a secluded, wooded field near the park entrance with easy access to creek and riverside trails. It has 6 tables, 2 grills, horseshoe pits, a small paved parking area, running water (no electricity) and accommodates up to 40 people, which is 50% of the max.
Reservation rules and regulations
All shelter rental hours are seasonal and based on park hours.
Fees do not include the daily vehicle entrance fee.
If alcohol over 6% will be consumed, a permit is required and can be obtained at the time of reservation for $100/event.
Commercial activities or special events are prohibited without a valid permit.
Reservations canceled four (4) or more weeks in advance will be fully refunded. Reservations canceled up to two (2) weeks in advance will be refunded half of the fee and those canceled less than two (2) weeks in advance will not be refunded.
Inclement Weather Policy
Events canceled or rescheduled due to rain or snow will be approved on the day of the event only if the cancellation is made prior to the scheduled start time.