Park & Picnic Area Rental Information
Park & Picnic site information is provided below. To check availability of a park or reserve a space for your next gathering, please contact:
Bradford Park: Beth Beers at 303-979-4070, ext. 168
Ranch House Picnic Area
The picnic area and picnic tables adjacent to the south end of the Ranch House may be reserved for larger outdoor gatherings. While this area is otherwise available for drop-in use, the picnic area may be reserved by Ken-Caryl Ranch residents and non-residents alike. There is seating for up to 50 people. A fee is charged to reserve the area for a specific function. Use of Ranch House picnic area does not include pool usage unless special arrangements have been made.
Hours of Availability for Reservations: Available in two separate time blocks: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. AND 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. For more information, contact Terry Irwin or Mary Lou Greeley at 303-979-1876.
Community Park Picnic Shelter
The picnic shelter located at the Ken-Caryl Ranch Community Park may be reserved for outdoor gatherings for a fee. The adjacent baseball field may be used in conjunction with the pavilion if there are no other scheduled activities. When there are no posted bookings, this area is available on a first come first serve basis. Ken-Caryl Ranch residents and non-residents may book and use the area. A fee differential will be assessed for non-resident functions. There is seating at picnic tables for 50 under the canopy. The area can accommodate up to 100 individuals. There are two portable toilets on site.
Ken-Caryl Ranch homeowner associations may receive a fee waiver for reserved use of the picnic shelter for social functions comprised entirely of Ken-Caryl Ranch residents.
The Community Park Picnic Shelter area is available in two 5 hour blocks of time, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. For further information, contact Terry Irwin or Mary Lou Greeley at 303-979-1876.
Bradford Park Open Space
The Bradford Park Open Space features a playground, fire pit, and port-a-potty. The area can be reserved for $40 per 24-hour block of time. To use the fire pit, you must make a $200 deposit and pick up a fire extinguisher at Dakota Lodge. There is a separate contract for rentals at Bradford Park that can be filled out at the Dakota Lodge. Reservations must be made in advance at Dakota Lodge by contacting Beth Beers at 303-979-4070, ext. 168.
If the event is cancelled with at least 24 hours notification to the Facility Administrator at the Ranch House, the fee, less a $10 refund service charge, will be refunded. Should the event be cancelled the day of the picnic due to inclement weather, the full fee will be refunded.
Other Facility Reservations
To rent a swimming pool for a private function, please visit our Pool Rental page.
Please see our Indoor Facility Rentals for other facility reservations including at the Ranch House and Dakota Lodge.