2006 the Ute Indian Tribe established a Parks and Outdoor Facilities
Department within the F&WD. The Mission for the Parks and Outdoor
Facilities Department is to Develop and Enhance the outdoor recreation
sites and their facilities, reservation wide.
Bottle Hollow Recreation
Area is in the process of enhancements
which include picnic shelters with tables and swim platforms. Two new
permanent vaulted restrooms were installed with more to be added.
Future goals for Bottle
Hollow Reservoir include a walking/jogging park, family/group barbeque
shelter and a new RV Park. The RV Park will be done in phase’s which will
give time to train and educate tribal members for future job
Other goals and projects
will be carried out reservation wide to areas including, Big Springs,
Midview Reservoir, Rock Creek and Twin Potts Reservoir, as well as other
tribal recreation sites.
department has ambitious goals that will be accomplished with positive
input from tribal members, for the betterment of the Ute Indian Tribe.