paY parking

Park Idaho Springs has implemented an innovative smart parking system. Patrons can pay for parking with credit cards at the payment kiosks or on their smart phones without ever having to visit a pay station. 

For information and where to download the ParkMobile Parking app check out the below or click the links to the left.

Paid parking is in effect seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Rates are as follows:

  • 1st hour - FREE

  • 2nd hour - $1

  • 3rd hour - $3

  • Each hour thereafter - $5

For more information on the following topics, please click the below links:

FREE Parking:

  • All lots and Miner Street are free for your first hour.

  • There are free 30-minute and 3-hour parking zones throughout the downtown area.

  • Free 12-hour parking is available at the lot at Miner Street and Soda Creek Road and at the parking lot along Highway 103.

  • Over-sized vehicles may use the East End Lumber Lot or the parking lot along Highway 103.

  • County residents can park in paid parking lots for free. This does NOT include 'residential areas' on the parking map.

pay by phone - park idaho springs mobile app

Paying to park is made easy with the Park Idaho Springs Mobile App.

The app is free, super easy and convenient!

*20¢ flat fee per transaction on the app.


  1. No need to visit the meter

  2. Receive text reminders of parking expiration

  3. Extend your session from anywhere

  4. Stop your parking session early if needed

paRk idaho springs mobile app - HOW TO USE IT...


1. Click here in your web browser or download the Park Idaho Springs Mobile App:​

2. Register for free

3. Select your locations. Zone Numbers are located on signs in each parking lot and street block and on the side of every pay station.

4. Follow instructions on the app

5. Enjoy the freedom of extending your parking from anywhere!

6. Once time has expired, vehicle must be removed to a different location (zone) in order to begin a new session.

solar-powered payment kiosks


Park Idaho Springs offers automated, solar-powered payment kiosks at pay lots, making payment easy and fast at all hours.



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