The boat ramp will close November 20,2023 for the 2023 Season and will only be open after that by appt. only and if staff are available and conditions allow. October 2023 ANS hours are 8am-5pm. November 2023 ANS hours are 8am-4pm daily. For current times, please contact the ANS station at 970-880-4165.
If your boat has been to Lake Powell, a decon is required, and decons may also be required for boats arriving from out of state. Of course, decons are required of any boat showing evidence of possible contamination.
Visitors with boats registered out-of-state must purchase a yearly ANS Stamp in order to launch in Colorado. You may purchase one before you visit at CPWshop.com, or come by the Visitor Center to purchase. These stamps expire on December 31.
Colorado registered boats pay for an ANS stamp at the time of registration.
Please contact New Mexico for the most recent updates on the New Mexico side of the Lake. 505-632-2278
Launching in Colorado is permitted at the boat ramp only.
Please remember to bring sunscreen, insect repellent and clothes appropriate for changes in the weather.