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Shadow Mountain Picnic Site

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Picnic tables, fire grates, flush toilets, drinking water, canoe launch, fishing access and group sites.

The fresh water at the  RV dump station near the picnic area is temporarily turned off due to water issues. One may still empty their waste water, but there will be no fresh/rince water.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No water.
Operational Hours: Day Use
Rentals & Guides: No
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Accessible,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees Arapaho Nat'l Recreation Area use fee required. $5 daily fee. Annual passes available.
Permit Info: Valid recreation pass must be displayed on vehicle.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: None
Closest Towns: Grand Lake, Colorado
Water: Drinking water
Restroom: Flush toilets
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center: Sulphur Ranger District (970) 887-4100

General Information


From the intersection of U.S. Highway 40 and 34 in Granby, Colorado, head north 12 miles on U.S. Highway 34 to County Road 66 and drive east less than one mile.

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Picnic tables
Drinking water
Interpretive Site
Fee charged for some activities