Boulder Reservoir reviews
The reservoir offers some fun activities during the summer. We had a great time renting a paddle board and enjoying the lake. Lots of power boats in the center, but one can enjoy a nice paddling near.... more »
Lexi at Rocky Mountain Paddle Board was amazing at setting me up with a modern, clean pontoon boat. She explained it thoroughly including guidelines for the reservoir and the boat itself. I had the... more »
Awesome little reservoir just north of Boulder. Great venue for Ironman events. If you stay at the Holiday Inn Express you are extremely close to this place. Not a lot of shade so prepare accordingly for the heat and sun. The run out towards the dam in August was brutal. For sure coming back for paddle boarding.
Permits required for all boats, paddle boards, etc. They're not inexpensive. Great views. It can be very crowded.
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