North Sterling Reservoir State Park

North Sterling State Park Visitor Center

North Sterling State Park?s Visitor Center is located north of the dam off County Road 33, just inside the Elks Campground entrance gate. Call (970) 522-3657. It is on the west side of the brick Park Headquarters building, overlooking Marina Bay. We can register boats and OHVs and sell camping permits & vehicle passes; Visa and MasterCard are accepted. We also offer a Rocky Mountain Nature Association Bookstore for gift ideas and lots of books on a variety of topics. Check out our Ladies T-Shirts at 25% off. See our wildlife displays and artifacts/fossils showcase. Our Kids Corner has four talking stuffed animals and some free items.


From Sterling
From Sterling exit #125 on I-76 northbound from Denver, turn left at the exit stop sign. (OR at exit #125 southbound to Denver, turn right at the exit stop sign.) Follow Hwy 6 (Chestnut St.) over the bridge into downtown Sterling. Continue on Chestnut for 3 blocks. Jog left onto Platte St. for 2 blocks to N. 3rd Ave. Turn right and go 4 blocks to Broadway. Turn left & go 4 blocks to N. 7th Ave. (CR 39). Turn right and go 10 miles to CR 46, then 2 miles west to CR 33 for the south gate, swim beach, picnic pavilion, playground, Chimney View & Inlet Grove Campgrounds, and south boat ramp. Stay on CR 33 along the east side of the reservoir to the north gate, Park Office/Visitor Center, marina, Marina Point Picnic Pavilion, Elks Campground and Elks boat ramp. OR...Entering Sterling on (West Main Street) Highway 14 eastbound from Ft. Collins, continue to N. 7th Ave, turn left (north), go to CR 46.