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Beautiful place, very unspoiled.

Big Lake, great views. Camping includes renting TeePees and RV, as well as tent sites. Bald Eagle... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
William O
Westminster, Colorado
Great for boats

Standley Lake is really just for boating. Strict requirements on boats. There are trails... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Adam R
Westminster, Colorado
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“tipis”(2 reviews)
“boating”(5 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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100th Avenue & Simms Street, Westminster, CO 80021
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Big Lake, great views. Camping includes renting TeePees and RV, as well as tent sites. Bald Eagle nesting area (off limits) around the NW side, with a viewing hut. Great trails all around the Lake (except Eagle nesting area), with reasonable fishing. One drawback is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank William O
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Standley Lake is a very nice place to visit for a variety of activities. The lake is good for fishing, water skiing, sail boarding, kayaking, etc. You can fish from the banks. There are miles of hiking trails running around and through the park. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Richard R
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Standley Lake is really just for boating. Strict requirements on boats. There are trails surrounding it but aren't well maintained and cumbersome. Good for a hike or bike ride. There is picnic benches on the north side.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Adam R
Reviewed July 9, 2018

My stand up paddle boarding class at Standley Lake was excellent . We had a wonderful time on this lovely lake . Even paddling to Bird Island. Great rentals

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank seaburd49
Reviewed May 30, 2018

While in Westminster, CO, we stopped by Standley Lake for a relaxing hour of kayak/stand up paddleboard rentals. We each took our own rental, although there are multiple person options available. The lake is lovely, there's a protected (can't land on) island with a plethora...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank D9994TWpablog
Reviewed March 8, 2018

We decided to check out Standley Lake by bringing a picnic lunch on a day in early March. There's a number of picnic tables from which to eat and enjoy a view of the lake. Afterward we explored on foot, taking note of the boating...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Anne_Stephenson
Reviewed December 22, 2017

This park has a lot to offer, though it can be a challenge to use it. On foot, one can travel around part of the lake and get down close to the water on the South side. At the park entrance area, you will pay...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Tom R
Reviewed November 10, 2017

I go here offten for fishing, cycling. Great acces, it has a mountain type cycling trail that goes 80% around the whole lake.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank jamescA4375SW
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

We had a blast! It was our first time water crafting! The staff were very helpful on guiding us to the best choice of water craft to use. It is a first come first serve basis but we got there a bit after noon and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jessica S
Reviewed July 10, 2017

This is a hidden gem. I love this lake and would love to see if I could walk around the 7 mile circumference. Saw baby goats last time I was there! Awww. Also, there is camping and sports and things you can do to spend...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank april h
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Josiah K
June 1, 2018|
Response from dianaghall1 |
There are a few free ways to get in, otherwise, it’s $7 for a day pass. Good luck!