24 reviews of Rifle Falls State Park "Beautiful state park. Boating, water skiing, windsurfing, and (of course) fishing are just a few ways to enjoy the water. Rifle, CO Intermediate. This state park's leading lady is its immaculate Rifle Gap Reservoir. The thermometer hit 99 Saturday just 2 degrees from the record high of 102 set back in 1934. Main interior roads are well paved as is the Lakeview Loop. Rifle Falls really needs to work on that. Beautiful falls. Rifle Gap State Park Campground in Rifle Colorado is a campground or RV park operated by or located within a public state park. Kyle Mills / Citizen Telegram Buy Photo The swimming beach on the west side is a hit with families. Rifle Gap State Park, Rifle: See 49 reviews, articles, and 25 photos of Rifle Gap State Park, ranked No.2 on Tripadvisor among 12 attractions in Rifle. 0.3 mi 0.5 km #1 Trail #8103C. Rifle, CO 1 0.4 mi 0.6 km #2 Trail #8103. Rifle Gap State Park / reservoir is approximately 15 minutes north of the town of Rifle, Colorado. Rifle Falls State Park – Area Recreation. The Lakeview Loop is the only FHU loop at the campground and appears to be the newest, built within the last 10 years or so. 10/26/2017. Many of the pictures here and the better place to visit though is RIFLE FALLS State Park. Trails in Rifle Gap State Park - 2. The reservoir at Rifle Gap State Park thrives with activity as boaters enjoy the brisk water north of Rifle Saturday. Back then it was known as Rifle Falls Ranch and became a state park in 1966. Reserve Rifle Gap State Park in Rifle, Colorado. Read reviews, amenities, activities, and view photos and maps. It is well work visiting if you are already in the area. Camping, hiking and picnicking opportunities at this 1,305-acre park also await the Rifle Gap State Park visitor. Intermediate. Intermediate. Added by: Sgmensing. Rifle Gap State Park Photos Previous | Next. My family (myself, wife, 2 year old son, granny and teenage brother) were looking for a fun, water activity to spend our final day in the Aspen/Rifle area and were told we HAD to visit Harvey Gap… Outdoor recreation includes fishing for rainbow, brown and cutthroat trout in East Rifle Creek. If you want to camp in a state park this campground or RV park offers that ability. Rifle Gap is a nice state park and a good place to camp. Not such a big fan of the COMPLETE lack of O2, however. Rifle Gap State Park: Address, Phone Number, Rifle Gap State Park Reviews: 4.5/5 Add Your Trails. Rifle Gap State Park has something to offer every outdoor enthusiast, the clean clear waters of this 350-acre reservoir afford some of the best scuba diving, boating, swimming, water skiing and fishing in Colorado. Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. State parks tend to be more outdoorsy in style of camping. July 2019: We were referred to this park by the manager at our motel (Western Star Inn) in rifle. The main attraction here are the three 70 foot waterfalls that have been quite the with tourists as far back as 1884. Great trails, great hiking, great rock climbing (judging from the # of climbers...can't claim to know first hand). Anglers routinely catch bass, pike, trout, yellow perch and walleye on the waters.