Colorado Parks and Wildlife

Welcome to the Cherry Creek State Park Department!

Welcome to Denver’s natural and spacious backyard playground. There’s so much to see and enjoy. Summers are busy and action packed while off-peak times are quiet and laid back. Anchored around a 880 surface acre reservoir, the park offers a natural prairie environment of gentle, rolling hills and complete outdoor recreation facilities, including camping, picnicking and facilities for group events.

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  Saturday, 10 June 2023 |   08:00 AM | Cherry Creek State Park

Lake Appreciation Day is a special day out of the year where park staff and volunteers get together and work on a clean up project around the park. These projects usually consist of a shoreline clean up of trash, debris and fishing lines and/or c...



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