From fishing and boating to stand up paddleboarding and swimming, how you enjoy the lake is up to you. Offering excellent opportunities for Colorado fishing, it is part of the Animas-La Plata Water Project, providing water storage for tribal and water right claim-holders along the Animas River.
Open for day use recreation daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Entrance gate closes at 3:30 p.m. and boat inspections and launches will cease.View the complete season schedule, hours of operation, and pass prices.
To book an event at Lake Nighthorse call (970) 375-7335