Meadow Lake Picnic Area
Adress: New Castle, Colorado
The Meadow Lake Picnic Area provides an outstanding location for relaxed recreation in a scenic setting. Amenities include picnic tables, fire rings and vault toilets on the lake's northwest and northeast shorelines. The picnic area on the west side also features a dock and a boat launch. The Meadow Lake [https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/whiteriver/recarea/?recid=41457]and Meadow Ridge [https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/whiteriver/recarea/?recid=41459] Campgrounds are both within walking distance of the Picnic Area. This is a fee use site, but fees are waived for campground guests. Meadow Lake itself is located in the southwest Flat Tops, and is a popular destination for fishing and boating. The Picnic Area also makes for a great stop after an adventure on one of the many motorized or non-motorized trails in the vicinity.