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Reservations available for Hanging Lake on April 1

Posted at 9:51 AM, Mar 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-01 08:13:21-04

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The city of Glenwood Springs and the Forest Service partnership for Hanging Lake has announced that reservations for a permit to visit Hanging Lake in Glenwood Canyon will be available to buy at 10 a.m. on Monday.

The Aspen Daily News reports the announcement, released Wednesday, says reservations online at must be made with a credit card.

Reservations may also be made by calling 970-384-6309.

Reservations may be made in-person starting on May 1 at the Hanging Lake Welcome Center.

Reservations for a permit to visit the lake will cost $12 per person. The 2019 Hanging Lake shuttle season runs from May 1 - Oct. 31, daily, from 6:45 a.m. to 8 p.m. Shuttles will leave from the Hanging Lake Welcome Center and drop off visitors at the Hanging Lake trailhead.

During the off-peak season, Nov. 1-April 30, visitors will still need a $10 reservation, but are allowed to park at the trailhead.

The lake is about 2.5 hours west of Denver.


Information from: Aspen Daily News,