Please check the Season Dates tab for annual updates on site availability.
Pets must be leashed and may not be left unattended. No pets on swimbeach.
Photographs: Applicant consents to allow photographer on behalf of Larimer County to attend and photograph event. Photographs taken by Larimer County at event may be used in marketing, informational and educational materials, without compensation or further permission from the applicant, including the images of event attendees, including minors. Applicant shall notify attendees that Larimer County may take and distribute photographs of event and attendees.
Events including any of the following are considered a special event and must go through special event process. Go to www.larimer.org/specialevent or call (970) 679-4570: 1) large scale, exceeding the capacity/footprint of the pavilion shelter, 2) Multi-day, 3) Commercial in nature, i.e. charging attendance/participation fees or selling/advertising, 4) Complex or requiring multiple requests for policy or regulations waivers, 5) Using additional amenities outside of the footprint of the group pavilion, i.e. swimbeach, campgrounds, roadways, so as to affect other park or open space users.
Swimming is allowed only at Carter Lake Swimbeach, Horsetooth South Bay Swimbeach, and Horsetooth Sunrise Day Use Area.