"Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake."
Boulder Reservoir shoreline and basin are CLOSED for the remainder of 2020. Fence line inside facility delineates prohibited areas. Designated trail access, storage facilities and restrooms will remain open during facility hours.
Gathering places in the managed recreation areas of the South shore, including the lawns and picnic areas are limited to groups of 10 and fewer.
No charcoal grills are allowed. No glass or dogs are allowed.
Boulder Reservoir is a 700-acre, multi-use recreation and water-storage facility, owned and managed by the City of Boulder and operated as a water supply by the Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District.