Jackson Lake State Park

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Jackson Lake State Park

Location:From US 34 & I-76 interchange, take CO 39 north 7.25 miles through Goodrich, then west on Y5 for 2.5 miles.
Facilities:260 campsites (163 with electrical hookups), showers, restrooms, group campground, 60 picnic sites, group picnic area, snack bar, nature trail, swimming beach, boat ramp, marina, mooring/docking, boat rental, jet ski rental, sailboard rental, visitor/nature center (é).
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, swimming, water-skiing, jet skiing, sailboarding, hunting (with restrictions), cross-country skiing, ice skating, ice fishing, winter camping, bird watching, interpretive programs (seasonal).
Special Features:Once known primarily for the hunting around its banks, Jackson Lake has become a site for outdoor recreation and water sports. The park is also known for its warm water, with sandy bottom and shore, and for its abundance of diverse bird species.
Address:26363 County Rd 3
Orchard, CO 80649

Web: parks.state.co.us
Size: 440 acres land; 2,700 acres water. Elevation: 4,440 feet.

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Jackson Lake State Park

Location:25 miles northeast of Portsmouth, in the southeast corner of the state.
Facilities:34 campsites with electricity, picnic areas, picnic shelters, swimming beach, boat ramps, game courts, playgrounds.
Activities:Camping, boating (10 HP limit), fishing, swimming, sledding, ice fishing, ice skating.
Special Features:Once the heart of the iron-producing region, the area still contains the remains of Jefferson Iron Furnace, one of the last iron-smelting furnaces to shut down. It its heyday, it supplied part of the metal necessary to adorn the iron-clad Monitor, the famous battleship of the Civil War.
Address:35 Tommy Been Rd
PO Box 174
Oak Hill, OH 45656

Web: www.ohiodnr.com/parks/parks/jacksonl.htm
Size: 107 acres land; 242 acres water.

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Notes: A Pre-bid Conference will be held on April 26, 2016, 10:00 AM at Jackson Lake State Park - Visitor Center, 26363 Road 3, Orchard, CO 80649.
For the first time in its four year history, the "Gold Medal Ranger of the Year" award is being given to two outstanding rangers, Eric Grey and Tyler Sewald from Jackson Lake State Park, CO.
Gold Medal Ranger of The Year Award Eric Grey and Tyler Sewald, Jackson Lake State Park, Colorado

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