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June 2023 Update:

(6/2/2023) Attention Sandy Point Patrons: Elevated levels of E. coli have been found in the swim pond. At this time, DEQ (Department of Environmental Quality) advises that people keep out of the water. The advisory will likely remain in effect over the next couple of weeks as we continue an additional series of tests. We will let everyone know once the advisory has been lifted, and to any additional changes or recommendations we receive from DEQ. We truly apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience and understanding.

Sandy Point hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m, 7 days a week. Pets are no longer be permitted into Sandy Point Unit until October 1st of 2023, not even in vehicles.

2023 Reservations are now being accepted for Discovery picnic shelters and the open amphitheater at Sandy Point. Answers to most questions and the application can be found on the Group Use Options box below. Contact if you have additional questions.

Spring Shores Marina & Discovery Unit hours are sunrise to sunset.

Motor Vehicle Entrance Fees are in effect year-round at all 3 park units.

About the Park

Lucky Peak State Park is the perfect place for swimming, picnicking, fishing, boating or biking. Sandy Point and Discovery Park are a 10-minute drive from downtown Boise or a 30-minute bike ride on the scenic Boise River Greenbelt. Springs Shores Marina a 40-minute drive. Ride your bike to the park and enjoy a cool dip at the Sandy Point beach. Bring your family and your dog to Discovery Park for a picnic, or bring your water toys to Spring Shores, which offers boat ramps, ample parking, a full-service marina, watercraft rentals, and a convenience store.

Three distinct day use units make up Lucky Peak State Park. Discovery is a popular roadside park that is a great place to host a company party or family reunion. Sandy Point, at the base of the Lucky Peak Dam, is popular for its beach and clear, cool water. Spring Shores offers lakeside access for water enthusiasts by providing two boat ramps, parking, a marina, watercraft rentals, and a convenience store.

Visit the Bureau of Reclamation website for current water levels.

Lucky Peak Newsletter

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Contact the Park

Address: 74 Arrowrock Rd
Boise, ID 83716
Phone: (208) 334-2432
Hours of Operation: Discovery Park and Spring Shores Hours: Sunrise to Sunset, daily | Sandy Point Hours: 8am-4pm | People and property must leave at closing.

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