An invaluable water resource to residents in Douglas County and people of the greater Front Range of Colorado, Rueter-Hess Reservoir is located on Hess Road, one mile east of I-25 at the Castle Pines Parkway exit 188, and three miles west of Parker Road.
With direction from the Rueter-Hess Recreation Authority, Parker Parks and Recreation is offering Paddle Days at the site this summer. Participants provide their own paddle board and the cost is $15, which includes gate entry and watercraft inspection. Click here for more information and to register. Pleas contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 303.805.6318 with questions about personal Paddle Days. Registration opens seven days prior to each Paddle Day event.
2020 Paddle Days: June 14, June 20, June 27, July 4, July 5, July 11, July 12, July 19, July 26, Aug. 2, Aug. 8, Aug. 15, Aug. 22, Aug. 29, Sept. 5
There is a limit of one person per watercraft for the 2020 season.
Walk-up registration is NOT available.
Colorado SUP Sports
The official paddlesports operator at Rueter-Hess Reservoir, Colorado SUP Sports offers paddleboard and kayak rentals with instruction. Find more information and make your rental reservation here. Registration is required, walk ups are not permitted. Please contact email@example.com or 720.503.0383 with questions regarding watercraft rentals.