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Bear Creek Lake Park

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I adore this park. Picnic tables, boating, fishing... I would be surprised if you could name... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hooplahh
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Rochester, New York
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Yes, we really do have a beach in Jeffco

Wonderful asset in any season in the southwest metro area at the foot of the Rockies. Easy trails... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
DenverFrequentTrav
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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I adore this park. Picnic tables, boating, fishing... I would be surprised if you could name something and it NOT be there

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Hooplahh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful asset in any season in the southwest metro area at the foot of the Rockies. Easy trails for walking, large activity lake for paddleboarding, peddleboating, fishing, swimming and a beach!! During the summer though, the beach gets really crowded and picnic tables fillmup quickly....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

good for hiking, jogging, biking, beach (summer time). Nice trail along to creek. A little something for everyone.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Glen W
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

This gem of a park is close to downtown Denver (only 20 mins away) at the base of the foothills in Lakewood. One can do anything from biking to hiking, swimming to archery, camping to cookouts, fishing to horseback riding in/over expansive trails, reservoir/lakes, and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Curt H
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This campground is clean, safe, and fun. There's a beach, bike and running trails, and an archery range. It's great if you need to be in Denver but don't want to spend $200 a night to stay there.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank climbingsunflower
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place to spend a different day with the family. You can rent a poodle boat. The water is cold, but it is ok!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mallely g
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Great place to fish , hike or just hang out. There’s a boat launch also . Pet friendly Bike trails and a beach ! Great place to spend the day

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank C346EZmikew
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Things for every age group and we had a lot of fun with drinks and food. paddle boats fishing, swimming barbecue [its for grilling and picnic tables for eating. there is a $10 fee but well worth it

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dalkar99
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Great park with lots of activities.....swim, fish, paddle board, kayak, canoe, trail running, etc., etc.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JeffreyS2570
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Was driving by decided to stop in and check it out. Found parking very easy, walked with lawn chairs to sandy beach and found an area with some shade trees, sat there and watched all the people on stand up paddle boards going by, and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Ryan D
September 12, 2018|
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Response from tra_lbug | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I have seen dogs on SUP boards but I'm not entirely sure that they're allowed to swim. I'm sorry I can't be more help.
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Holly K
July 30, 2018|
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Response from tra_lbug | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Bear Creek is a great place to canoe and yes you can bring your own watercraft. As mentioned above in another response it is a $10 fee. I would advise parking in the second parking lot, so pass the parking lot for... More
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July 14, 2018|
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Response from A4182ULheatherd | Reviewed this property |
Yes life jackets are provided with each rental for both adults & children
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