Pine Beach Picnic Site

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Pine Beach Picnic Site

This is a minimally developed picnic site on the shore of Shadow Mountain Reservoir in the Arapaho National Recreation Area. It is located near the islands in the reservoir where aquatic and other wildlife abound. Facilities include one restroom, picnic tables and parking for about 10 vehicles.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: undefined
Operational Hours: Daylight Hours
Rentals & Guides: No
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees Arapaho National 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: None
Restroom: vault toilets
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From the intersection of U.S. Highway 40 and 34 in Granby, head north 12 miles to the Pine Beach turn off.

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Game Bird/Waterfowl

The land around Pine Beach reaches out into a shallow portion of Shadow Mt. Reservoir near the mouth of the Colorado River.

Hunting is allowed in the Arapaho National Recreation Area 150 yards or more from the Pine Beach Picnic Area boundary. Please see map for boundary details.

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SpeciesDucks, geese
Difficulty Level: Easy

Nature Viewing

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Picnic tables
Interpretive Site
Fee charged for some activities

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