Founded in 2004, Bayswater Exploration & Production LLC is a Denver-based oil and natural gas development company that owns and operates principally in the Denver-Julesburg Basin in Colorado and the Permian Basin in Texas. Bayswater also has projects in the Louisiana Chalk, East Texas, and the Powder River Basin in Wyoming.

Bayswater prides itself on creating substantial value for our partners and shareholders and enhancing the wealth and well-being of the communities in which we work by linking technology, opportunities, talent, capital and executional excellence.

Exploration and Production

Our Strategy

Bayswater is committed to responsible energy development, and focuses on the top resource plays and basins within the United States, which typically have the lowest breakeven costs, best development economics, and are supported by a robust competitive service sector.

Our Energy Funds

Since 2010, Bayswater has raised and deployed capital in a series of energy funds. We became a Registered Investment Advisor in 2016, and are currently deploying capital in the Bayswater Natural Resources Fund IV.

Our Team

The Bayswater team has more than 256 years of collective industry experience. We value our employees, our network of contractors and partners, and having a safe, relaxed, positive, fun work environment.

Our Business Values

We are in business for the long-term, maximizing the value of our company through executional excellence and the creation of strong mutually advantageous business relationships.

Our Corporate Ethics

The development of oil and natural gas resources and the stewardship of a pristine, sustainable environment are not mutually exclusive. We are committed to demonstrating that both are achievable.

Operations and Assets





Net Working Interest Acres


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Operated Wells


Continuous HZ Drilling and Completion Program in the DJ and Midland Basins



Wattenberg DJ Basin Operations

  • Operating in Wattenberg Denver-Julesburg Basin since 2010
  • Accumulated in excess of 50,000 acres
  • Exited 30,000 acres in four transactions from 2014 to 2018 valued at over $900 million
  • Production peaked at 15,000 BOED (Barrels of Oil Equivalent per Day) in 2016
  • Drilled over 160 horizontal wells from 2014 to 2019
  • Currently developing approximately 20,000 acres northwest of Eaton, Colorado
  • Current production at 12,500 BOED
  • Estimated 2019 Colorado Severance & Ad Valorem Taxes are $7.9 million
  • Field office located in Eaton, Colorado

Permian Basin Operations

  • Operating in Permian Basin since 2018
  • Accumulated a total of 22,000 acres in Howard County, Texas
  • Early stages of development with 10 new horizontal wells drilled and completed
  • Operations team is based out of Midland, Texas
  • Currently active in the Delaware Basin purchasing minerals in Loving, Ward, and Reeves Counties

* Operational information accurate as of September 2019

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