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Sweetwater Lake Day Use Area, CO

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Sweetwater Lake Day Use Area

Sweetwater Lake is a natural lake at 7,709 feet in elevation. The surrounding area is relatively dry with scrub oak, Douglas fir, and serviceberry and high limestone cliffs flank the lake on the southwest...[more]

Address

CO

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Directions

Directions from Eagle: Travel 12 miles west of Eagle on I-70 to Dotsero. Go north on Colorado River Road for 7 miles. Turn left onto the Sweetwater Creek road. Stay on road for 10 miles, then turn left at the sign for Sweetwater Campground and you will see the parking lot before the campground.

Activities
  • AUTO TOURING AUTO TOURING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HORSEBACK RIDING HORSEBACK RIDING
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