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Bear Creek Lake Park

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Address: 15600 W Morrison Rd, Lakewood, CO 80465-9321
Phone Number: 303-697-6159
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Fun place to SUP and mountain bike

This is a very good place to take out your paddleboard and cruise around on the lake with no motor boats to contend with. On a reasonably cool or overcast day it's perfect to be... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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80 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a very good place to take out your paddleboard and cruise around on the lake with no motor boats to contend with. On a reasonably cool or overcast day it's perfect to be out on the water. It's relatively isolated from roads and highways, but right in town. You can also take your mountain bike on a great... More 

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We returned after trying other places near and North of Denver. We vacation in Colorado at least once per year. We came hear two years ago and had been to others in the area, but we liked this best.

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Thank SailSunJay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is such a great local spot. There are so many activities for the whole family. It is also a great place to jog or ride bikes. It is my favorite trail for a daily walk or run!

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md
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

After seeing crazy pricing in the mountains for water sports we found this little gem which is an amazing city park. Nice patrons, friendly staff, and tons of activities to choose from. We spent two days here, much to our surprise!!

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Evergreen, Colorado
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

We just love coming here to camp and enjoy the beach. The campground is clean and quiet. The beach is relaxing and kept very clean.

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Thank Leslie H
Lakewood, Colorado
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Please know that there is a fee to enter this park, I believe you have to pay it even if you have a State park pass... Great beach area and just a short walk away you can rent paddleboards and other non-motorized equipment. Very fun! There is not much shade so remember to bring your canopy if you have one!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I have never been here but when i did go here I got to see an owl nest near the entrance and spent a little bit of time there photographing them, i also got a map and plan on hiking there in the near future , looks gorgeous

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London
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130 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Camped here for two nights in our van and it was nice. A bit of a long drive in from the road to the campground. The late night entrance is quite close and we used that once. Booked this on line and our reservation was ready for us when we arrived. Comfort stations were good and clean. Coin op showers... More 

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Thank LondonWesty
Centennial, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

The ranger at the gate congratulated us on choosing July 5th instead of the 4th. She said the 4th was a nightmare. Apparently, they get pretty slammed on the weekend, and crushed on Holidays. This was the best $10 I can recall spending in a long time. To be fair, we did also spent an additional $40 on kayak and... More 

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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211 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 391 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

We decided to visit Bear Creek Lake Park and was surprised to be charged $10 for a day pass. It started pouring rain within 30 minutes of our arrival, so we didn’t come near to getting our money’s worth. There appears to be some trails was walking, but I am unsure of the length – though the terrain did not... More 

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