Jackson Lake State Park (Colorado)
|Jackson Lake State Park|
|Location||Morgan County, Colorado, USA|
|Nearest city||Fort Morgan, CO|
|Area||3,303 acres (13.367 km2)|
|Governing body||Colorado State Parks|
- This is about the Colorado State park. For others, see Jackson Lake State Park (disambiguation).
Jackson Lake State Park is located northeast of Orchard, Colorado in western Morgan County, Colorado. It is situated on 2,411-acre (9.757 km2) Jackson reservoir and was built in the early 1900s. The reservoir receives water from the South Platte River and stores it for irrigation throughout the summer months.
The park offers 260 camping spaces, fishing, boating, and various other activities such as bird watching, hunting, and an OHV track.
- This park should not be confused with Jackson Lake near Mancos, Colorado.
- "Jackson Lake". Colorado State Parks.
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