People Boating and Paddleboarding on the Lake, Cabin in the Background



*Always call the Boating Hotline before visiting at 720-880-1391*

Help keep the lake and park beautiful. Please don’t litter and pick up after your pets. Pets must be kept on leash. Due to wildfire concerns, no charcoal or gas grills are allowed in the park. Parking is limited at Evergreen Lake. 

Large Groups intending to visit Evergreen Lake and parking at Evergreen Lake Park, such as area summer camps, school outings, and clubs are required to submit an EPRD Park Permit Application before visiting.

*See Schedule/Hours tab below for detailed times and any changes due to special events and holidays. Weather may affect hours of operation, so always call the Boating Hotline (720-880-1391) before visiting. *

  1. Schedule/Hours
  2. Private Boat Info
  3. Lake Rules
  4. Rental Rates
  5. Night Boating / Paddleboarding
  6. Classes
  7. Aquatic Nuisance Species (ANS)

Summer Daily Schedule - May thru Oct 2022

Private and Public Boating opens Sat, May 7

  • Please note that watercraft rentals are available on a first come, first serve basis. 
  • Private boating is available seven days a week, May 30 thru Sep 5, during operational hours (typically 8 AM-7 PM).
  • Parking can be limited at Evergreen Lake, especially on weekends, please plan accordingly.
  • Private boating and public rental boating schedules are posted below.
  • All boating at Evergreen Lake (Private and Public Rental) is subject to weather closure.
  • Please call the Weather Hotline for daily updates before heading to Evergreen Lake: 720.880.1391
  • In case of inclement weather and lake closure, clients will receive a 1-hr boating/SUP voucher in lieu of a rental refund.

2022 Weekly Private Boating and Public Rental Schedule - 
Mon, May 30 thru Mon, Sep 5. 
(Public Boating schedule will change starting Mon, Aug 15 to 3:30-7 PM Mon thru Fri and 8 AM-7 PM Sat and Sun.)

DaysOpenLast Boat Out
Mon-Fri (Public/Rental Boating - beginning Aug 15)3:30 to 7 PM6 PM
Mon-Fri (Private Boating - beginning Aug 15)
8 AM to 7 PM6 PM
Sat and Sun (Public & Private Boating - beginning Aug 20)8 AM to 7 PM6 PM

*Until Mon, August 15th, then weekday hours change.  See above.

2022 Weekends-Only Private Boating and Public Rental Schedule - 
Sat, May 7 thru Sun, May 29 and Sat, Sep 10 thru Sun, Oct 2*

DaysOpenLast Boat Out
Sat and Sun8 AM to 7 PM6 PM

*Opening date (May 7) is TBD depending on weather

2022 Holiday & Summer Concert Private Boating and Public Rental Schedule

DaysOpenLast Boat Out
May 31, Holiday8 AM to 7 PM6 PM
Jun 22, Summer Concert8 AM to 1 PM12 PM
Jul 4, Holiday8 AM to 7 PM6 PM
Jul 20, Summer Concert8 AM to 1 PM
12 PM
Jul 27, Summer Concert8 AM to 1 PM12 PM
Aug 10, Summer Concert8 AM to 1 PM
12 PM
Sep 5, Holiday8 AM to 7 PM6 PM

In coordination with EMD (Evergreen Metro District) and CCD (City and County of Denver), access to Evergreen Lake may be closed to private boating and rental boats at its discretion.  All boating is prohibited during certain events including the EPRD Summer Concert Series, Evergreen Rodeo Parade and Evergreen Town Race.