Day-use picnic areas are located throughout Sly Park Recreation Area. Each day use area is marked on the Park Map with a picnic table. The first large day-use area, known as the Main Day Use Area, is located half a mile from the gatehouse entrance. All are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Day Use Hours
October through April
Monday – Sunday, 7:30 a.m. until dusk
May through September
Monday – Sunday, 6:30 a.m. until dusk
Please note: No domestic animals or diapers are allowed in the water or streams of Jenkinson Lake
Excessive Snow Closes Sly Park Recreation Until Further Notice
Safety Is Our Number One Priority
Due to excessive snow from this week's storms, and with forecasts of more to come, Sly Park Recreation is closing until further notice. Our number one priority is keeping you and our staff safe.
We will let you know we can safety reopen the park.
Thank you for your patience!