Bear Creek Lake Park

Bear Creek Lake Park by the water

Bear Creek Lake Park is a popular destination for casual summer weddings. Just east of Morrison off of C-470, Bear Creek Lake Park has five reservable shelters to host your picturesque outdoor wedding. Park amenities include seasonal swim beach, stables, camping and more.

Pricing & Capacity

 

HOURS OF USE

May-September: 6 a.m.-10 p.m. | October, March and April: 7 a.m.-8 p.m. November-February: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

CAPACITY

COYOTE CROSSING

250 people | Shelter: 50 ft x 30 ft

FEATURES

Up the hill from the reservoir in a private, secluded location

17 picnic tables;2 barbecue grills; running water (no electricity)

Large gravel parking area

Sand volleyball, horseshoe pits, softball backstop

 

MEADOWLARK COVE

150 people | Shelter: 25 ft x 45 ft

Short walk to swim beach, volleyball courts (non-reservable),boat rentals, marina, concession stand and trails

12 picnic tables;2 barbecue grills; electricity (no water)

Large paved parking area

 

MOUNTAIN VIEW

120 people | Shelter: 24 ft x 36 ft

 

Near fishing and trail access

12 picnic tables;2 barbecue grills; running water (no electricity)

PELICAN POINT

300 people | Shelter: 76 ft x 34 ft

Short walk to the accessible fishing pier and many lakeside trails

24 picnic tables;3 barbecue grills; running water (no electricity)

Large gravel parking area

Sand volleyball court and horseshoe pits

SKUNK HOLLOW

80 people | Shelter: 15 ft x 32 ft

Secluded, wooded feel near the park entrance; easy access to creek and riverside trails

6 picnic tables;2 barbecue grills; running water (no electricity)

Small paved parking area

Horseshoe pits

 

COYOTE CROSSING

MEADOWLARK COVE

MOUNTAIN VIEW

PELICAN POINT

SKUNK HOLLOW

$120/event Fri-Sun

$60/event Mon-Thur

$120/event

$60/event

$150/event

$60/event

 

CANCELLATION

  1. Reservations canceled four (4) or more weeks in advance will be fully refunded. Reservations canceled up to two (2) weeks in advance will be refunded half of the fee. Reservations canceled less than two (2) weeks in advance will not be refunded.
  2. Events canceled or rescheduled due to rain or snowwill be approved on the day of the event only if the cancellation is made prior to the scheduled start time.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

1.    If alcohol over six percent will be consumed, a permit is required ($100/event).

 

 

 

Venue Information

In order to keep and maintain this facility for public use, each person/group must adhere to the following use policies, as well as all other conditions set forth in the Facility Rental Agreement.

PLANNING FOR YOUR RENTAL

  1. BCLP rental fees do not include the daily vehicle entrance fees. Every vehicle entering the park is required to have a valid day pass ($7/car; discounts for seniors and persons with disabilities are available). Ask about pre-paid passes when making your reservation.
  2. Please be aware that you must follow all park rules (posted at the park and available online), including
    • Glass beverage containers are prohibited
    • Pets may not go off leash nor in water. Pets must not be left unattended.
    • Open fires are prohibited.
    • Fireworks/open carrying of firearms are prohibited.
    • Inflatable fun castles are not allowed at Skunk Hollow or Meadowlark Cove. They are permitted at Coyote Crossing, Mountain View and Pelican Point with prior approval.
    • Commercial activities or special events without a valid permit are not permitted, including sale of food or beverages.
  3. We suggest you bring your own trash bags in case of excess trash.
  4. Parking lots are located near each reservable shelter. Parking is not reserved for private rentals.

 

ACCESS

  • Bear Creek Lake Park's front gate is staffed during its open hours. No special entry information is needed.
  • Make sure you have a copy of the reservation form and alcohol permit (if applicable), to be made available upon request of park/city personnel.

 

FACILITY USE

1.  Stay on designated roadways. Do not drive beyond designated parking areas or onto sidewalks to load/unload.
2.  Do not remove tables from other areas.
3.  Music must stay within reasonable noise levels and not be disruptive to other persons using the park.
4.  Please be aware of your/your guests' behavior and treatment of the park. Report any noted damages immediately to park personnel.

 

DEPARTURE CHECKLIST
1.  Take down and remove any chairs, lights, decorations, etc. that you've put up.
2.  Trash, including decorations, unwanted food, etc., must be bagged, secured and placed next to the trash receptacles.
3.  Shelter area has been returned to the original condition in which you found it.

 

 

Location

15600 W. Morrison Rd., Lakewood 80465  View Map

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