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News Release

Boat Ramps and ANS Inspections re-open as temperatures rise

Department: Natural Resources
Release Date: Dec 10, 2013

Contact Information:

Mark Caughlan, Horsetooth District Manager, (970) 498-5600

Boat ramps at Carter Lake Reservoir County Park and Horsetooth Reservoir County Park will re-open on Wednesday December 11, following a recent closure due to below freezing temperatures over the past few days. 

Ramp operations and Aquatic Nuisance Species inspections at the North Ramp of Cater Lake and the South Bay ramp of Horsetooth Reservoir will resume between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday until further notice. 

Be sure and check the latest information before making the trip to go boating as conditions can change rapidly. The latest information is available at
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