Rifle Gap State Park

Rifle Gap State Park


Location:I-70 to Rifle exit, Highway 13 north through Rifle for 3 miles, then right onto CO 325 for 6 miles.
Facilities:49 campsites, restrooms (é), 24 picnic sites, group picnic area, trails, boat ramp, visitor/nature center (é).
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, swimming, scuba diving, water-skiing, sailboarding, jet skiing, cross-country skiing, ice skating, ice fishing, snowmobiling, snow tubing, winter camping, interpretive programs.
Special Features:The clean, clear waters of the park's 350-acre reservoir offer some of the best water-sport opportunities in the state, including scuba diving. In addition, Rifle Gap is close to many ski areas, only 40 miles from Glenwood's famous hot springs, and is home to a variety of wildlife, including deer and elk.
Address:5775 Hwy 325
Rifle, CO 81650

Phone:970-625-1607
Web: parks.state.co.us
Size: 1,700 acres land; 359 acres water. Elevation: 6,000 feet.

See other parks in Colorado.
References in periodicals archive ?
The Colorado Division of Parks and Wildlife is accepting sealed bids for pavement surface treatment at Rifle Gap State Park.
The project consists of pavement surface treatments at Rifle Gap State Park. The major elements of work include crack sealant, fog sealing asphalt, pavement striping and markings.
the new concrete vault installation will be located in the rifle gap state park at the swim beach.