Chatfield State Park


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Chatfield State Park


Location:From Denver, south on Wadsworth Ave (CO 121), south past C-470, then east into park at Deer Creek entrance; or south on Santa Fe to Titan Pkwy, then west to Roxborough Park Rd and turn north to Plum Creek entrance.
Facilities:153 campsites with electrical hookups, showers, laundry, restrooms, group campgrounds, 139 picnic sites, group picnic area, snack bar, multi-use trails (18 miles), bridle trails (24 miles), stables/horse rental, 3 boat ramps, marina, mooring/docking, boat rental, jet ski rental, model airplane field, (é).
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, swimming, water-skiing, sailboarding, jet skiing, hiking, bicycling, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, ice skating, ice fishing, winter camping, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Located just outside the Denver metro area, Chatfield features rolling foothills, an expansive reservoir, and abundant wildlife. In addition to the wide range of other activities available here, the park is one of the most popular hot-air balloon launch areas on the Front Range.
Address:11500 N Roxborough Park Rd
Littleton, CO 80125

Phone:303-791-7275
Web: parks.state.co.us
Size: 3,768 acres land; 1,550 acres water. Elevation: 5,430 feet.

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Among other projects, the firm is currently working with Chatfield State Park on campground electricity and holiday lighting for the Westminster City Center Plaza.
South Platte River Bike Trail: Another 40-plus mile path follows the river from downtown Denver to Chatfield State Park and Waterton Canyon, where it meets up with the Colorado Trail and continues 400 miles to Durango.
The land's treeless panorama offers views of open space to the south and east, and to the west views of attractions including Roxborough State Park, Chatfield State Park, Waterton Canyon, the South Platte River and the Lockheed Martin Space Systems headquarters complex.
Employees also partnered with a local museum, Chatfield State Park and Salvation Army to execute various volunteer projects.
Colorado State Parks will conduct saturation patrols at eight State Parks and a BUI (Boating Under the Influence) checkpoint at Chatfield State Park.