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Address: Dillon, CO
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Recreational reservoir between Dillon and Frisco.

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My perfect vacation spot!

First of all, l must say that Dillon is MY vacation spot that I go to each year. And one of the reasons is because of the Dillon Reservoir that I have to visit each time. There... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2016
MarcusC007
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

First of all, l must say that Dillon is MY vacation spot that I go to each year. And one of the reasons is because of the Dillon Reservoir that I have to visit each time. There is nothing like getting out and walking/hiking the area around the reservoir, whether it's sunny out or not. . . you will enjoy... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

True- and also surrounded by incredible mountains and the marinas in Dillon and Frisco- been up there visiting for over 25 years- never ceases to be beautiful. Highly recommended all year (spectacular in fall with colors, winter with snow and every other time for the magic of summer).

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Rogers, Arkansas
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

I'm more of a road rider, but brought my hybrid so I could ride with the family in Colorado. Spent about an hour cruising around the Dillon Lake and it was just lovely! Some family members also ran/hiked around part of the lake. Not too crowded! We also enjoyed watching the sailboats and paddleboarders.

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Bristol, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

What a place to wake up too! Got to town around 8 am 5 min from here there's a Starbucks so coffee was good . All you have left is to relax and leave the phone in the car.

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Torrington, Wyoming
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

We always enjoy walking around the reservoir and the concerts are always fun. The view is spectacular and the sailboats are fun to watch.

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Cleveland
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

Lake Dillon is huge and beautiful! You can walk, bike or drive along it. It was right outside our hotel at Best Western. There's lots of good eats too in that certain location.

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Thank JSNK
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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Lake Dillon is beautiful!! We love spending our summers in the mountains. The free concerts are so much fun and the view cannot be beat!!

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

What a beautiful lake and so much to do in and around lake. You can hike, bike, SUP, sail, power boat, sit on beaches and enjoy the backdrop of the mountains. Check out Marina to rent, but in summer make a reservation at least a week in advance for weekends as they get sold out (we didn't make a rez,... More 

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Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We took a speed boat out one day and the next day a sail boat. Both times the staff ran a seamless operation. The boats were clean, well taken care of, and the staff was knowledgable, friendly and cared about your safety. We had a great time and will return again!

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arizona
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

I stayed near the lake and rode my bike and walked along the paths around the lake. Great views. I wish I was able to stay longer and enjoy this lake.

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