Things to do at SL

Sloan’s Lake Park

Sloan’s Lake Park offers 4 football fields, 2 soccer fields, 2 basketball courts, 8 tennis courts, and 1 baseball/softball field. See the Park Map here.

Sloan’s Lake Loop

Paved Circuit suitable for walking, jogging and biking.




Lake Hours:
Non-motorized Boats – sunrise to sunset
Motorized Boats – 9:00am to 20 minutes before sunset

Permit fees:
Motor Boat (insurance required) – $245
Sailboat – $126
Rowboat/canoe/kayak – $49
Harbor (season) – $118

Permits available at the Boat Ranger’s Office (W. 25th Avenue & Byron Street – 303-458-4840) or online here (human-powered vessels only).

See the 2014 Sloan’s Lake Boating Handbook here.


Water Skiing

Sloan’s Lake Boxing Club

5055 W. 17th St.
Denver, CO 80212





Geocaching is a worldwide, GPS-based treasure hunting game where players use a set of coordinates and a few hints to find boxes or tubes called “caches” that are hidden in all sorts of unlikely places. You can learn more at, and you can see caches in the Sloan’s Lake area by clicking here.


Highland Recreation Center


2880 Osceola St.,
Denver, CO 80212
(303) 458-4868

Open Monday-Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm, closed Saturday and Sunday.

Offers classes and groups for billiard, canasta, drama, knitting, pinochle, watercolor, ceramics, embroidery, dance, cribbage, yoga and more. Programs for seniors available.

View Membership options here.