Green Ridge Boating Site

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Green Ridge Boating Ramp

The Green Ridge Boating Site is located in the Arapaho National Recreation Area. There is a one lane boat ramp with a courtesy dock located at southern end of Shadow Mountain Reservoir. Facilities include restroom, fee machine, and parking for vehicles with boat trailers.

Note: Boat inspections are required to inspect for zebra and quagga mussels. Access onto the water is available only when Colorado Parks & Wildlife inspectors are present.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Boat inspections are required. Access onto water available only when state inspectors are present. Visit CPW for hours of operation.
Rentals & Guides: Boats rentals are available at the marina on Shadow Mountain Reservoir.
Fees Parking in the Arapaho National Recreation Area requires a daily use fee of $5. America the Beautiful Interagency Passes accepted.
Usage: Heavy
  • Boat inspections are required.
  • Personal Floatation Devices (PFDs) are highly recommended for all boaters and required for children 12 years and under.
Closest Towns: Grand Lake
Water: No
Restroom: Flush & vault toilets
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center: Sulphur Ranger District; 970-887-4100; Contact Us

General Information

Directions: The boat ramp is located in the Arapaho National Recreation Area (ANRA), 12 miles northwest of Granby on U.S. Highway 34, 1.5 miles east on County Road 66, Forest Road 274 (on Shadow Mountain Lake).

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