Brainard Lake - IPWA

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Brainard Lake Recreation Area is a popular fishing spot in Colorado, USA. The area is home to species such as rainbow, brown, and brook trout. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and picnicking. Fishing tips include using small lures and bait in the early morning or late evening. The best time to visit is from June to September when temperatures range from 60-80 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Popular Camping Destinations

Camping Area Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
North Fork 60 9,212 ft
Nash Fork 27 10,164 ft
Brooklyn Lake 19 10,577 ft
Tie City 15 8,528 ft
Deep Creek 12 10,069 ft
Silver Lake 17 10,464 ft
Sugarloaf 16 10,764 ft
Lake Hattie Public Access Area - WGF Numerous 7,277 ft
Libby Creek 65 8,626 ft
Yellow Pine 19 8,338 ft

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