List of Colorado state parks

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This is a list of state parks in the Colorado State Parks system.

The Colorado State Parks system integrates outdoor recreation with tourism. There are currently forty-two parks open to the public, there are two in development. Colorado State Parks host over eleven million visitors each year. Colorado State Parks celebrated its fiftieth anniversary in 2009.

This agency also takes lead in managing Colorado's boating, off-highway vehicle, snowmobile, river-outfitter licensing, and trails programs.

Park Name   County or
Counties
  
Area    Year
opened
  
Remarks   Photos  
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area Chaffee,
Fremont,
Lake,
Pueblo
6,193 acres (2,506 ha) 1998
Barr Lake State Park Adams 2,715 acres (1,099 ha) 1977
Barr Lake (146440918).jpg
Bonny Lake State Park Yuma 4,793 acres (1,940 ha) 1966
Boyd Lake State Park Larimer 334 acres (135 ha) 1965
Castlewood Canyon State Park Douglas 2,621 acres (1,061 ha) 1964
Castlewood Dam Trails.jpg
Chatfield State Park Douglas,
Jefferson
3,895 acres (1,576 ha) 1975
Chatfield Lake 3.jpg
Cherry Creek State Park Arapahoe 3,346 acres (1,354 ha) 1959
Cherry Creek State Park (2837173960).jpg
Cheyenne Mountain State Park El Paso 1,680 acres (680 ha) 2006
Crawford State Park Delta,
Montrose
734 acres (297 ha) 1964
Crawford State Park (2038467807).jpg
Eldorado Canyon State Park Boulder 885 acres (358 ha) 1978
Eldorado Canyon.JPG
Eleven Mile State Park Park 7,662 acres (3,101 ha) 1970
Eleven Mile Canyon (2431991645).jpg
Elkhead State Park Moffat,
Routt
2,200 acres (890 ha)
Elkhead State Park.JPG
Golden Gate Canyon State Park Jefferson,
Gilpin
11,998 acres (4,855 ha) 1960
Tremont Mtn Golden Gate State Park.jpg
Harvey Gap State Park Garfield 320 acres (130 ha) 1987
Highline Lake State Park Mesa 563 acres (228 ha) 1967
Jackson Lake State Park Morgan 3,305 acres (1,337 ha) 1965
James M. Robb - Colorado River State Park Mesa 890 acres (360 ha) 1994
Colorado river.jpg
John Martin Reservoir State Park Bent 13,176 acres (5,332 ha) 2001
John Martin Reservoir State Park.JPG
Lake Pueblo State Park Pueblo 10,279 acres (4,160 ha) 1975
Pueblo dam.jpg
Lathrop State Park Huerfano 1,596 acres (646 ha) 1962
Lathrop State Park in Walsenburg, Colorado (198776935).jpg
Lone Mesa State Park Dolores 11,702 acres (4,736 ha) N/A Under development.
Lory State Park Larimer 2,492 acres (1,008 ha) 1975
Mancos State Park Montezuma 553 acres (224 ha) 1987
MancosStatePark.jpg
Mueller State Park Teller 5,112 acres (2,069 ha) 1988
Dome rock meuller.jpg
Navajo State Park Archuleta,
La Plata
5,087 acres (2,059 ha) 1964
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North Sterling State Park Logan 5,700 acres (2,300 ha) 1992
Paonia State Park Gunnison 1,857 acres (752 ha) 1964
Pearl Lake State Park Routt 300 acres (120 ha) 1964
Ridgway State Park Ouray 3,201 acres (1,295 ha) 1989
Rifle Falls State Park Garfield 48 acres (19 ha) 1966
Rifle Falls State Park, CO (2187526705).jpg
Rifle Gap State Park Garfield 1,341 acres (543 ha) 1966
Roxborough State Park Douglas 3,317 acres (1,342 ha) 1975
Roxborough.jpg
San Luis State Park Alamosa 586 acres (237 ha) 1993
Spinney Mountain State Park Park 6,080 acres (2,460 ha) 1987
St. Vrain State Park Weld 688 acres (278 ha) 1965
Stagecoach State Park Routt 1,641 acres (664 ha) 1965
State Forest State Park Jackson,
Larimer
70,838 acres (28,667 ha) 1970
Staunton State Park Park,
Jefferson
3,652 acres (1,478 ha) 2013
Steamboat Lake State Park Routt 2,820 acres (1,140 ha) 1967
Sweitzer Lake State Park Delta 210 acres (85 ha) 1972
Sylvan Lake State Park Eagle 1,548 acres (626 ha) 1987
Trinidad Lake State Park Las Animas 2,860 acres (1,160 ha) 1980
Trinlake1.JPG
Vega State Park Mesa 1,823 acres (738 ha) 1967
Yampa River State Park Routt,
Moffat
3,112 acres (1,259 ha) 1998
Yampa River State Park(s) (2669217727).jpg

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