BOATING & PADDLE BOARDING

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

BOATING SEASON IS HERE! Private and public boating at Evergreen Lake opens Sat, May 7.

Evergreen Lake will be available for private and public boating on a weekend-only schedule thru Sun, May 29. Beginning Mon, May 30, Evergreen Lake will be open 7 days a week (8 AM-7 PM*) thru Mon, Sep 5. After Labor Day, we will return to weekends-only thru Sun, Oct 2.

*see schedule tab below for any changes due to special events and holidays.

Help keep the lake and park beautiful. Please don’t litter and pick up after your pets. Pets must be kept on leash. We are currently under a fire ban, so no charcoal or gas grills are allowed in the park. Parking is limited at Evergreen Lake. 

  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.
  • 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

DaysWatercraft RentalsLast Boat Out
7 Days a Week*8 AM to 7 PM6 PM

*Excepting Summer Concert Series dates listed below.

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

DaysWatercraft RentalsLast 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

DaysWatercraft RentalsLast 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
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.