Only 10 minutes away, see why Eleven Mile State Park is a must see!
Visit Eleven Mile State Park
Located less than 10 minutes from Mountain River Lodge, Eleven Mile State Park is one of Colorado’s largest reservoirs. The view you have of the Rocky Mountains during sunset in this part of the wilderness is breathtaking and should be on the top of your list to experience at least once during your time visiting Lake George. Bring your bikes, boats, and fishing poles because some of Eleven Mile State Park’s facilities include:
- Boat Ramps
- Picnic Sites
- Visitor Center
Year-Round Fun At Eleven Mile State Park
The State Park is open for day-use if you are looking to explore during one of your afternoons. Eleven Mile State Park camping is one of a kind, and the campgrounds are scattered all around the lake to make for easy access to the water. Fishing is one of the main reasons to visit this reservoir during your time at Mountain River Lodge. Some of the fish you can plan on catching are Northern Pike, Kokanee Salmon, and Rainbow Trout.
During your visit to Eleven Mile State Park, you will also find plenty of wildlife such as deer, elk, birds, and more! These animals can be spotted on any one of the many trails or even near your picnic site if you stay quiet!
Eleven Mile State Park is open all-year round, so when you plan your visit, you will always have access to the park with seasonally changing views. If you are looking to learn more about Eleven Mile State Park Colorado, the team at Mountain River Lodge are experts and would be happy to assist you in planning your excursion.