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Photos: Springtime on Lake Dillon

You know it’s springtime in Summit County when the Dillon Reservoir loses its frosty veneer. We compiled some recent Summit Daily and reader-submitted photos of our dynamically changing Lake Dillon.

The frozen surface of the Dillon Reservoir is beginning to melt as the spring temperatures become milder, as seen on April 22.
Liz Copan / ecopan@summitdaily.com
The ice around the perimeter of the Dillon Reservoir is beginning to melt, as pictured on April 24.
Liz Copan / ecopan@summitdaily.com
The buoys on the Dillon Reservoir are starting to thaw out, as pictured off Dillon Dam Road on April 25.
Liz Copan / ecopan@summitdaily.com
Buffalo Mountain and surrounding peaks are reflected off of Dillon Reservoir on April 29.

Jason Connolly / jconnolly@summitdaily.com
The sun shines on ice crystals on the banks of the Dillon Reservoir on May 1.
(Gary Campbell / Summit Daily reader submitted photo)

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Silverthorne locals kayak through ice crystals on a rapidly melting Lake Dillon on May 3.
(Cece Daniels / Summit Daily reader submitted photo)

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The drum used for the Lake Dillon Ice Melt competition hosted by the Rotary Club of Summit County sits on the shore of the Dillon Reservoir on Monday, May 4. The drum broke through the ice on Saturday, May 2, and was retrieved early Monday morning by the Summit County Sheriff’s Office.
Jason Connolly / jconnolly@summitdaily.com
Katie Spencer’s golden, Goose, tests the water of Lake Dillon.
(@katielynnspencer / Summit Daily reader submitted photo)

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Colorful kayaks and canoes are lined up at the Frisco Marina park on Friday, May 8.

Liz Copan / ecopan@summitdaily.com
People enjoy the warmer spring weather from the shores of the Dillon Reservoir at the Frisco Marina on May 8.
Liz Copan / ecopan@summitdaily.com
A colorful umbrella contrasts against the water and sand at the Frisco Marina on May 8.

Liz Copan / ecopan@summitdaily.com
The Dillon Reservoir as seen on May 8.
(Amron Kali / Summit Daily reader submitted photo)

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