This popular Denver metro area park is surrounded by beautiful rolling foothills, expansive reservoir and abundant wildlife. The park includes camping, a full-service livery, miles of hiking and biking trails, a popular lake, the Chatfield marina and one of the most popular hot-air balloon launch areas on the Front Range. Great Blue herons nest within Chatfield from March through September near the southern border of the park. Four camping areas boast 197 sites. All campsites are surrounded by grass, are within walking distance to the lake and have picnic tables and grills.