Windsor Lake

Located at Boardwalk Park, 100 N. 5th Street, Windsor, CO. Take a walk around the Windsor Lake Trail which surrounds the perimeter of the lake. The trail is 2.25 miles around. 

During a typical season, Windsor Lake offers many opportunities for recreational activities including: 
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E. Coli Water Samples

The following chart reflects the results from Colorado State University Environmental Quality Laboratory from samples collected at Windsor Lake.

The standard is for the Total E.coli count to be below 235/100 mL
Date Collected Total E.coli Count Total Fecal Coliform
08/08/2019 3 per 100 mL 3 per 100 mL
07/31/2019 2 per 100 mL 2 per 100 mL 
07/23/2019 0 per 100 mL 0 per 100 mL 
07/17/2019 21 per 100 mL 28 per 100 mL
07/10/2019 49 per 100 mL 49 per 100 mL 
07/02/2019 4 per 100 mL 5 per 100 mL
06/27/2019 10 per 100 mL 10 per 100 mL
06/19/2019 0 per 100 mL 0 per 100 mL
06/13/2019 0 per 100 mL 0 per 100 mL 
06/03/2019 5 per 100 mL 5 per 100 mL
05/23/2019 0 per 100 mL 0 per 100 mL 


*Dogs must be leashed at all times except at the Windsor Lake Dog Park located on the north side of Windsor Lake.
* Swimming is permitted within the designated Swim Beach Area ONLY marked by ropes and buoys.
* Swim diapers are requested for use with young children and are available at the concession stand.
* Ingestion of untreated agricultural water such as Windsor Lake carries an inherent risk of possible exposure to pathogenic organisms. Individuals who have been ill are asked to refrain from entering the water.
* Algae may be present.
* For your safety, it is the Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department's policy to not allow persons or pets on our frozen bodies of water. Although ice is tempting to walk on, temperatures rarely stay consistent enough to form stable ice. Falling through ice can cause great bodily harm or death.