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“One of the reasons I moved here!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Dillon Reservoir

Dillon Reservoir
Dillon, CO
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Ranked #1 of 18 Attractions in Dillon
Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Activities: Biking
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Owner description: Recreational reservoir between Dillon and Frisco.
Silverthorne, Colorado
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 attraction reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“One of the reasons I moved here!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

You dont' have to do ANYTHING just sit still and enjoy the view, or, you can ride the bike all around it, taking in the breathtaking view as you get breathless on your ride, or go sailing, hiking, have a picnic, anything, summer or winter, seems so much better with this body of water around!

Visited December 2012
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Frisco, Colorado
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Get outdoors and enjoy”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

Lake Dillon is a man-made reservoir. It is huge. There is a paved bike (recreation) path which goes around much of the lake (start in Frisco or Dillon) and offers spectacular views of the surrounding mountains. In the summer and fall, you should take the water taxi which runs between the marinas in Frisco and Dillon.

Visited September 2012
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Sun City, Arizona
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“A lot of paradise”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Beautiful lake framed by the Ten Mile Mountain range. Water craft rentals available. Motorized and otherwise. Food and the water's edge at the Tiki Bar. Local brews available too. You will not be disappointed. Take your bike, your stroller and good walking shoes as you will want to explore.

Visited August 2012
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Silverthorne, Colorado, United States
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Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
“Lake Dillon”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

A great reservoir surrounded by mountains. You can sail, canoe, or pontoon it. No waterskiing or jet skis. You can also ride your bike around the lake. A great place to relax!!!

Visited September 2012
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Ingleside, Illinois
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127 reviews 127 reviews
36 attraction reviews
Reviews in 52 cities Reviews in 52 cities
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
“A biking paradise.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

We love biking with our tandem on Lake Dillon. Their are over 200+ miles of paved paths connecting all the major ski resorts during the summer. Towns along the bike path include: Keystone village, Dillon, Frisco, Breckenridge and Silverthorne.

Visited August 2012
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