This Colorado Lake Was Just Shut Down Because Of Toxic Algae

When it comes to outdoor recreation in Colorado, any of our giant lakes are the best place to be. Whether you plan to swim, boat, fish, or partake in any other water sports, you are sure to find the perfect lake right here in the Centennial State. Sadly, one of the most popular lakes in Colorado is now closed until further notice due to unforeseen and downright toxic circumstances: algae.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

If you are looking for more things to do around Colorado Springs while Prospect Lake is closed, check out The Affordable Colorado Staycation That Seems Almost Too Good To Be True.