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Lake Pueblo, Colorado State Park

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Good beach but lots of Wind

The water levels fluctuate pretty dramatically from spring to late summer. There is no swimming in... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Bill B
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Pueblo, Colorado
Great water views, good fishing, lots of WIND.

We participated in a wedding at the marina. Good time was had by all, but the wind blew away... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
compost4all
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South Bend, IN
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640 Pueblo Reservoir Rd, Pueblo, CO 81005-9793
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A quick update in regards to Lake Pueblo campground. The sites with electric have been upgraded to a 50 amp service, with 30 amp option, and 120 outlet also located on same power unit to designated site. Water availability is dispersed throughout campgrounds, though water...More

Thank Bohica P
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Great place If you Love the outdoors. I found it to be perfect for my camping experience. The views where awesome, the hike trails lead to amazing places, the showers are not so bad and there’s plenty of space for each camp sight you reserve....More

Thank CBGBz
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This was our 1st stop for our yearly Colorado vacation. Beautiful camp spot. Weather was awesome. Water was beautiful. The whole park was clean. Definitely coming back to our same spot!!!!

Thank Danny W
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Showed up sat 7/21 around 6 am with my boat at the south boat ramp. My trailer had the metal wire stamp that the last ranger had left last year from the decom. Had not had my boat in any other water. The ranger refused...More

Thank beeman1268
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Cool spot to cool off and enjoy watersports but that’s about it. I wouldn’t recommend if you aren’t going in the lake to boat or fish! One word, HOT!!

1  Thank Dave B
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The water levels fluctuate pretty dramatically from spring to late summer. There is no swimming in the lake but there is lots of opportunity for boating and other water sports. The fishing is good but with the wind there have been several tragic drownings after...More

1  Thank Bill B
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We participated in a wedding at the marina. Good time was had by all, but the wind blew away plastic plates, two tents, though the wedding cake was saved and mishandled as usual.

1  Thank compost4all
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We have been camping at the Pueblo State Park for 6 seasons now. This is our favorite Colorado State Park swim beach. The bathrooms are brand new, the large picnic area is covered, there is plenty on sand and the water is nice. There is...More

Thank cwwii
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

I read information about this on Google search and the information is not correct anymore. You need your own tube, air pump, lifevest, which is mandatory and the park ranger will be checking it, water shoes, waterproof sunscreen, hat, sunglasses and bottled water. You will...More

1  Thank JudithLarry T
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Visited the South Shore Marina to get details on renting a pontoon boat and was told you could not “legally” swim anywhere in Lake Pueblo. No fault here to the Marina but the State of Colorado sure likes to over regulate “the people’s lake” provided...More

Thank Joe P
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anndL1228HE
11 September 2017|
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Response from La Rinda R | Reviewed this property |
Yes they seem to be open year round.
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Solomon S
8 August 2017|
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Response from marki174 | Reviewed this property |
There is a swim area suitable for kids just a few hundred years east of the park on Vineyard Drive
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Caglegirl2003
13 June 2016|
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Response from Bohica P | Reviewed this property |
No you can not swim anywhere in the lake, there is a facility in the park called the "Swim Beach", it is not on the lake at all. However, this facility is being upgraded this year, and should be very nice. The lake is far... More
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