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ELEVEN MILE STATE PARK, CO

Description

Discover incredible fishing at one of Colorado's largest reservoirs, Eleven Mile State Park! Rainbow, brown and cutthroat trout, kokanee salmon, northern pike and carp are all found within the waters of this 3,400 surface-acre reservoir. Waterfront camping, scenic vistas, uncrowded boating and ideal wind conditions for sailing and windsurfing make Eleven Mile a best bet for all visitors. The park is open year-round, offering spectacular Rocky Mountain sunsets and plenty of room to breathe. Visitors may choose from a variety of campsites at Eleven Mile State Park's 348 site facility.The showers, flush toilets and laundry facilities are closed for season and will remain closed until 05/01/2015.

Eleven Mile Reservoir is closed to boating for the season.This includes canoes, kayaks and any other hand carried vessels. We will however continue to allow belly boats that are powered by fins only (no oars, motors or sails) until the ice comes on the reservoir.

Please check the park conditions page at www.parks.state.co.us/parks/elevenmile for the most current information.

Geography:

Eleven Mile State Park is located in South Park, a high alpine meadow at 8600 feet above sea level. Most areas lack trees but provide panoramic views of surrounding mountains or granite outcrops. Shade may be naturally provided by trees and other vegetation in some areas, particularly within some sites in Rocky Ridge C and E loops and the Back Country campsites. Please call the park for specific details.

Recreation:

Specific fishing and boating regulations exist for this park. Water sports such as swimming, wading, tubing and waterskiing are prohibited.

Facilities:

Camp sites in Rocky Ridge B, C, D and E Loops, as well are those in North Shore D Loop and the west end of Stoll Mountain, are closed for the season. All other camp sites are available on a first-come, first-served bases until May, 2014 when the reservation season starts back up.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Amphitheater
  • Beaching Your Boat
  • Biking
  • Bird Watching
  • Boat Ramps
  • Boat Rental
  • Boating
  • Camper Services Bldg
  • Comfort Station
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Dump Station
  • Firewood Available
  • Fishing
  • Fishing Equip. Rentals
  • Fishing Licenses Sold
  • Hiking
  • Hiking Trail
  • Hunting
  • Ice Fishing
  • Interpretive Programs
  • Laundry Facilities (May 1st - September 30th)
  • Marina
  • Nature Study Exhibits
  • Parking
  • Pay Phones Available
  • Photography
  • Picnicking
  • Playground
  • Proximity To Camp Serv.
  • Sailing And Sailboarding
  • Showers (May 1st - September 30th)
  • Skating
  • Snow Shoeing
  • Some Natural Shade in Rocky Ridge C & E Loops and Backcountry
  • Store (Retail)
  • Toilet, Flush (May 1st - September 30th)
  • Water Fill Up Station
  • Wildlife Watching Opportunity
Alerts and Important Information
We are closed to Boating at Eleven Mile and Spinney Mountain State Parks. Reservations have stopped for the season at Eleven Mile State Park and all sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Rocky Ridge B, C, D and E Loops, North Shore D Loop and Stoll Mountain West Loop have all closed for the season. The Showers, Flush Toilets and Laundry Room have closed for the season.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
38.93556, -105.50083
38°56'8"N, 105°30'3"W

From Colorado Springs take Hwy 24 west for 38 miles through Lake George. West of Lake George, turn left (south) on County Rd 90 and follow it for four miles. From that point, continue south on County Rd 92 for six miles to the park.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

ELEVEN MILE STATE PARK
4229 COUNTY RD. 92
LAKE GEORGE  CO  80827-9201

Phone Number:

Information:  (719)748-3401
Please contact the park office at 719-748-3401 with any questions or concerns.