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Bluewater Lake State Park

Announcements

Fireworks are always prohibited at Bluewater Lake State Park. 4/30/2018 - ongoing
Bluewater lake is now closed to boating due to ice forming on the lake. 12/6/2018 - 3/1/2019
CLOSED TO ICE FISHING: UNSAFE: Bluewater lake is 100% frozen over with an ice depth of 6"-3" overall. The temperatures continue to fluctuate creating unsafe ice conditions. As of 2/3/2019 there is rain water developing on top of the ice causing melting from the top and bottom of surface ice 2/4/2019 - 2/28/2019

Closures

Bluewater lake is now closed to boating due to ice forming on the lake. 12/6/2018 - 3/1/2019
**Warning** Bluewater lake is 100% iced over with thicknesses less than 2 inches. For your safety please refrain from going out onto the ice until further notice. 1/4/2019 - 2/28/2019
**Warning** Bluewater Lake ice thickness is not safe. It is closed to ice fishing. Do not go out onto ice it is not safe. 1/22/2019 - 2/28/2019

Restrictions

Fireworks are always prohibited at Bluewater Lake State Park 4/30/2018 - ongoing
Wood gathering for camp fires is prohibited within state park boundaries. 4/30/2018 - ongoing
**Warning** Bluewater lake is 100% iced over with thicknesses less than 2 inches. For your safety please refrain from going out onto the ice until further notice. 1/4/2019 - 2/28/2019

Boating Conditions

Closed
Elevation (MSL): 7,366.820
Surface (Acres): 382.100
Volume (Acre Feet): 3,821.000
Last Updated 2/11/2019

Office Phone

(505) 876-2391
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