If you plan to visit any of Denver Water’s recreation areas, we encourage visitors to follow safety guidelines. Please be sure to check each of our recreation webpages for specific updates about a facility. No matter what area you visit, take precautions.
Large trout call this place home
Antero is Denver Water’s first collection reservoir on the South Platte River. Geologists believe Antero Reservoir occupies the site of a former lake-bed. While Green Lake lies submerged within the reservoir, an extinct volcano, Buffalo Peaks, looms above.
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