Colorado Parks and Wildlife
1 hour, 21 minutes
Rest rooms. Boat ramp.
Surrounded by high hills and mountains, North Lake State Wildlife Area has spectacular scenery and wildlife. The main feature is North Lake, which is popular with fishermen.
Hiking Opportunities: The property may not have any formal hiking trails, but there is plenty of space for wandering and exploring.
Paddling Opportunities: North Lake is open for paddling, wind sailing, and electric motors. Motorboats are not allowed.
Camping Opportunities: Camping is not allowed in this state wildlife area, but the property is adjacent to the San Isabel National Forest.
North Lake State Wildlife Area, official website with maps: Link
Direct download for the Colorado State Recreation Lands brochure: pdf file