Free Parks Admission - Colorado Day
Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) celebrates Colorado Day on the first Monday in August with free entrance into all state parks. Though Colorado Day is celebrated on August 1, Colorado Parks and Wildlife celebrates Colorado Day on the first Monday in August with free entrance into all state parks
Park entrance fees are waived, but activities like fishing and camping will still require a valid license and permit. Colorado was first recognized as a state Aug. 1, 1876. The first Colorado State Park emerged some eighty short years later.
Celebrate the statehood of Colorado with CPW's natural resources at one of 41 quality state parks or 300 state wildlife areas. Go to http://cpw.state.co.us/placestogo/parks/Pages/parkMap.aspx to locate a state park near you.