4.1 Access

Accessible by car or bike.


Lake Dillon is located an hour and a half east from Glenwood Springs and an hour and fifteen minutes west from Denver. It is located in Summit county between the Rocky Mountain towns of Silverthorne and Frisco along the I-70 corridor.


  • Take exit 203 and turn left onto Dillon Dam Rd at the stoplight after exiting.


You are able to drive a loop around the entirety of the lake. Bring your bike! There are plenty of opportunities to bike along the bike path.