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If you wish to pay with a debit or credit card, you may do so by purchasing a daily or annual pass at the Utility Billing counter in person at City Hall, 8101 Ralston Road (see fee schedule below).

Arvada Reservoir Dates and Hours of Operation

  • April 1 through May 31 - 6:30 A.M. to 7:30 P.M.
  • June 1 through August 31 - 5:30 A.M. to 8:30 P.M.
  • September 1 to October 31 - 7:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.


Annual Fees


User Pass

Arvada Resident


Per Vehicle $25.00 $35.00
Per Boat $25.00 $35.00

Seniors 62 and older & Handicapped Pass

Per Vehicle $15.00 $25.00
Per Boat $15.00 $25.00

Available at Arvada City Hall

8101 Ralston Road, Arvada, Colorado

Daily Pass Fee

Daily Passes Paid At Entrance
Vehicle (fishing) $5.00
Boat (fishing) $5.00
Bicyclist (fishing) $3.00
Walk-In (fishing) $3.00
Walk-In or Bicyclist No Charge

Annual reservoir passes are sold at City Hall 8101 Ralston Road, at the utility billing counter in the main reception area.

Annual fishing permits for second or more vehicles or boats owned by the same person may be purchased at 50% of the cost, but must be purchased at the same time that the original permit is purchased.

Fishing Reports will be posted when the information becomes available.

Ranger Station phone number: 303-420-7773.