Sweitzer Lake State Park

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Sweitzer Lake State Park
Map showing the location of Sweitzer Lake State Park
Map showing the location of Sweitzer Lake State Park
Location Delta County, Colorado, USA
Nearest city Delta, CO
Coordinates 38°42′44″N 108°02′27″W / 38.71222°N 108.04083°W / 38.71222; -108.04083Coordinates: 38°42′44″N 108°02′27″W / 38.71222°N 108.04083°W / 38.71222; -108.04083
Area 210 acres (85 ha)
Established 1960
Visitors 55,824[1] (in 2009-10)
Governing body Colorado Parks & Wildlife

Sweitzer Lake State Park is a Colorado state park located in Delta County 1 mile (1.6 km) south of Delta, Colorado. The 210-acre (85 ha) park established in 1960 includes a 137-acre (55 ha) reservoir. Facilities include a boat ramp, swim beach and picnic sites.[2] Birdwatchers have spotted 170 different species in the park.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Sylvan Lake Fact Sheet". Colorado Parks & Wildlife. Retrieved June 29, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Sweitzer Lake State Park". Colorado Parks & Wildlife. Retrieved June 29, 2013.