Dam construction update, June 15: Visitors are no longer able to cross the outlet works. There will be no access to the Bittern Marsh Trail or east side of the river during this time.


There will be no access to the pavilion and Beaver Pond parking area on weekdays through July 3. These parking lots will be available for use on weekends. This will include the following areas and trails: Bittern Marsh, Redbud, Cicada, Green Dragon and Cottonwood Trails. Only the Blackjack will remain unaffected during this time. Access will not be available east of the pavilion at a later undetermined date. 


Hours and Fees


Photo: Chris JacksonLLELA is open 7 days/week.

Daily entry is $5/vehicle (credit only at this time). Annual passes can be purchased online at

Summer hours: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. (March 1-October 31)

Winter hours: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. (November 1-February 28)

No entry later than 30 minutes before closing time.

Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day. Open all other holidays.

**Note: visitors who use a ride-hailing service (Lyft, Uber, etc.) will need to pay the $5/vehicle entry fee for their ride to enter the LLELA property.

Bus entry rates: $20/van or bus with 10-25 passengers, $30/bus with more than 25 seats.