Beaver Ponds Picnic Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Beaver Ponds Picnic Area offers day use visitors in the Jefferson Lake Recreation Area an opportunity to have a picnic meal.  There are four designated sites each with a grill and a picnic table.  There is parking for visitors at this area.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $5.00 day use fee
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Jefferson
Water: Yes
Restroom: Yes
Operated By: Canyon Enterprises
Information Center: South Park Ranger District 719 836-2031

General Information


It is difficult to access Jefferson Lake Recreation Area during the winter months.  The roads to this site are not maintained for snow throughout the winter.


From US Highway 285 at Jefferson, take County Road 35 north to County Road 37 and turn right.  Pay the user fee at Jefferson Lake Recreation Area entrance station and continue on the road to the picnic area.



Picnic tables Each picnic site has a picnic table.
Drinking water Drinking water is provided.
Toilets There are vault toilets.
Parking There is parking at the picnic area.
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