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Niwot Picnic Area, CO

US Forest Service

Located on the west side of Brainard Lake, Niwot Picnic Area is set in the shade of the subalpine forest adjacent to Brainard Lake Road. The area offers four picnic sites with tables, pedestal grills...[more]

Niwot Picnic Area

Address

CO

Directions

From Colorado Highway 72 at Ward, turn west onto the Brainard Lake Road. Travel 2.5 miles to the entrance portal, continue another two miles to parking at Brainard Lake, and walk 0.5-1.0 mile (depending on the parking sites available) to Niwot Picnic Area.

Activities
  • BIKING BIKING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • PICNICKING PICNICKING
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