Monument Lake


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Currently, the Town does not accept reservations for this park. To make a reservation at other Town parks, please visit the Facilities page or complete a Park Reservation Application (PDF).

Commercial Use

Any commercial Use (for profit activities) of the Lake will require an annual Lake Use Permit, and a Business License through the Town which can be obtained through the Town of Monument Clerk's Office. 

These Permits will be accepted beginning Monday, January 8th, on a first come first serve basis with limited space available. Please contact the Public Works Administrative Assistant with any questions @ 719-884-8025 direct. Necessary documents can be found below, please submit  a complete application in person at Monument Town Hall or via email to  

Lake Use Permit Requirements

  • A Town of Monument Business License - $75.00 Annual Fee
  • A non-negotiable, non-refundable annual Lake Use Permit fee of $250.00 must be submitted (the fees associated with these requirements are waived for any Non-Profit group holding a 501(c)3 designation under the IRS code). 
  • A Certificate of Liability Insurance with the Town of Monument named as additionally insured is required in the amounts of $1,000,000 per incident and $2,000,000 aggregate and will be provided to the Town before commercial use of the lake.
  • Any mobile vendor in addition will require a Temporary Use Permit, mobile vendors are also required to pack out their own trash.
  • PLEASE NOTE: For reservations of 100 people or more, a Special Event Permit is required per Town of Monument Municipal Code. An application for a special event should be submitted to the Town Clerk for review at least forty-five (45) business days before the event if it involves the sale of alcohol, and thirty (30) business days before the event for all other special events.

Lake Use Permit Documents