Park Rules & Policies

Created to provide the highest level of enjoyment for all park and trail users.

The rules listed below are applicable to all Foothills parks and properties.
Additional site specific rules may apply – see park signage or signs on park amenities for additional rules.

Park Hours: 5 a.m. – 10 p.m.

(except for authorized activities)

All State, wildlife and local laws apply.

Rules for Parks, Trails, Greenbelts and Open Spaces

Pets – leash, control and clean up after pets.

NO unauthorized vehicles.

NO glass containers.


The following activities are PROHIBITED:

  • Dumping and littering
  • Golfing
  • Fireworks
  • Alcoholic beverages (except Clement Park)
  • Rockets or remote control devises – PERMIT ONLY at Easton Regional Park and Schaefer Athletic Complex
  • Horses on irrigated turf
  • Hunting or harassment of wildlife
  • Contact with bodies of water/ice
  • Ice Fishing
  • Overnight camping – PERMIT ONLY at Schaefer Athletic Complex
  • Fire (except for charcoal or gas grills)
  • Misuse or modifying park property
  • Openly carrying or discharging a devise with a projectile
Any unlawful act may be prosecuted under CRS 18-9-117.
Image of the park rules signs in all Foothills parks. Full content on the sign is included on the webpage.

Park Information: 303-409-2300


Report Criminal Activity to:

Jefferson County Sheriff: 303-980-7300

Colorado Parks & Wildlife: 303-297-1192

Fishing Rules

Fishing is allowed at the following ponds and/or lakes:

  • Harriman Lake – Harriman Lake Park
  • Johnston Reservoir – Clement Park
  • Hine Lake – Easton Regional Park
  • Beers Sisters Reservoir – Blue Heron Park
  • Wingate South Pond – Wingate South Park

(Ice fishing is prohibited on all Foothills ponds and lakes.)

All Colorado Division of Wildlife Rules and Regulations apply:

  • Waders, Belly Boats, Boats are prohibited
  • Contact with the water is prohibited at all parks.

Additional Park Policies & Resources:

Foothills Wildlife Management Plans include:

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Parks Call 303.409.2300