Due west of Loveland, CO inside the Front Range foothills lies the 100-acre Pinewood Reservoir and Ramsay-Shockey Open Space. Mostly visited for the water recreation opportunities of fishing, paddleboarding, kayaking, etc. on Pinewood Reservoir, there is also the opportunity for camping and hiking along a small 5-mile trail system running along the western shore of the reservoir and through the adjacent Ramsay-Shockey Open Space on the west. This is a fee area that requires permits for entrance and camping, and no motorized watercraft are allowed.

When Open? Area Acres Operated By
Year-round 177 acres Larimer County Parks
Dogs Allowed? Miles of Trail Max/Min Elev (ft)
Dogs allowed on leash 4 6,460ft - 7,130ft

Ramsay-Shockey Open Space Trail and Map Finder

Area Hiking Trails:
1 - Besant Point Trail
2 - Shoshone Trail
Area Trailheads:
1 - Besant Point Trail
2 - Shoshone Trail
Area Campgrounds: