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News Release

Reminder to Boaters: Planned Boating Access Hours at Horsetooth Reservoir and Carter Lake - November, 2013

Department: Natural Resources
Release Date: Oct 30, 2013

Contact Information:

Colby Zander, ANS Program Manager, (970) 498-5601, czander@larimer.org

 Just a reminder to boaters at Carter Lake and Horsetooth Reservoir, planned boating access hours for November, 2013: 

Planned Boating Access Hours: 
Horsetooth Reservoir:
South Bay ramp:                                 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Wednesdays through Sundays (weather and ice dependent)
Carter Lake:
North ramp:                                         8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Wednesday through Sundays (weather and ice dependent)
Always check the website for most current hours and information because of ice and weather closures!    www.larimer.org/naturalresources/boating_inspections.htm
The Larimer County Department of Natural Resources, in order to comply with State of Colorado Aquatic Nuisance Species Regulations, is required to inspect every vessel entering Carter Lake and Horsetooth Reservoir.  No boat launching is permitted outside of these hours; however, boats already on the reservoirs may continue operation.  ANS inspections will be done at open boat ramps.
For information about requirements at parks managed by Colorado State Parks (Boyd Lake, etc.), please go to: http://parks.state.co.us/NaturalResources/ParksResourceStewardship/AquaticNuisanceSpecies
For information about aquatic nuisance species from the Colorado Division of Wildlife, please go to http://wildlife.state.co.us/WildlifeSpecies/Profiles/InvasiveSpecies/ZebraandQuaggaMussels.htm
To learn more about Larimer County’s parks and open spaces,
visit our website at www.larimer.org/naturalresources
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