The lake provides year-round fun for visitors and locals. Fishing is allowed with a fishing license. Children 16 years old and under do not require a license.
- Four fish can be caught per day and there is no minimum size requirement.
Colorado Division of Wildlife -Fishing page
Non-motorized boats only are allowed on the lake. This includes kayaks, paddle boards, canoes and fishing tubes.
Check out the newly constructed Bennhoff Lake Trail that circles the perimeter of the lake. The trail is approximately a 2 mile loop.
Many enthusiasts enjoy Ice fishing on the lake during the winter months. Use at your own risk.
Ice driving on the lake is by permit only- January - February.
Ice driving permit application
Our Gang 4 wheeling club offers "fun days" where the public can drive under their permit for a fee. Check out their website for more info: OurGangiceracing.com
1. Bennhoff Lake Trail
2. City Park
3. Greenway Park
4. Meadows Park
5. Strousse Park
6. Triangle Park
7. Warming Hut / Wildlife Viewing Park
8. Werlin Park/ Dog Park / Ice Skating Rink