SAN LUIS LAKE

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FISHING COLORADO

San Luis Lake


April 14, 2024

San Luis Lake is a popular fishing destination in Colorado, USA, known for its abundance of trout, including rainbow, brown, and cutthroat. The lake is situated in a scenic location, surrounded by the San Juan Mountains, making it an excellent spot for hiking, camping, and wildlife watching. Fishing tips include using lures, bait, and flies to catch trout. The best time of year to visit is from May to October when the temperatures range from 50-80°F. Visitors can also enjoy boating, kayaking, and paddleboarding on the lake.



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Area Boat Ramps

US 50 FREMONT COUNTY
Arkansas Headwaters Watershed, Colorado
ROAD 191 CHAFFEE COUNTY
Arkansas Headwaters Watershed, Colorado
AHRA - PINNACLE ROCK REC SITE
Arkansas Headwaters Watershed, Colorado
AHRA - SPIKEBUCK REC SITE
Arkansas Headwaters Watershed, Colorado
AHRA - POINT BAR REC SITE
Arkansas Headwaters Watershed, Colorado
AHRA - STONE BRIDGE REC SITE
Arkansas Headwaters Watershed, Colorado
CR 194 CHAFFEE COUNTY
Arkansas Headwaters Watershed, Colorado
AHRA - SALIDA EAST REC SITE
Arkansas Headwaters Watershed, Colorado
AHRA - RINCON REC SITE
Arkansas Headwaters Watershed, Colorado
AHRA - PARKDALE REC SITE
Arkansas Headwaters Watershed, Colorado

Rafting & Kayaking

NORTH FORK--INSMONT TO ESTABROOK
Upper South Platte Watershed, Colorado
COLORADO RIVER SEGMENT 6
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
COLORADO RIVER SEGMENT 5
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
BEGINS 0.5 MILES UPSTREAM FROM END OF COUNTY HWY 115 TO EASTERN BOUNDARY OF ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK
St. Vrain Watershed, Colorado
SOUTH SECTION LINE SEC 34, T1N, R83W TO CONFLUENCE WITH DECKER CREEK
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
HEADWATERS TO HOLY CROSS WILDERNESS BOUNDARY
Eagle Watershed, Colorado
COLORADO RIVER SEGMENT 4
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
CLIFFDALE TO CONFLUENCE WITH SOUTH PLATTE
Upper South Platte Watershed, Colorado
HEADWATERS TO ENDS 0.5 MILES UPSTREAM FROM END OF COUNTY HWY 115
St. Vrain Watershed, Colorado
EAST FORK ARKANSAS RIVER
Arkansas Headwaters Watershed, Colorado

Parks & Recreation

                                                       

McPhelemy Park

Eleven Mile State Park

Lake George Community Park

Farish Memorial Recreation Area

Mueller State Park

Wilderness Collegiate Peaks

Wilderness Lost Creek

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

Wilderness Leadville

Spinney Mountain State Park

                                                                                                                       
                                               
UFO WATCH TOWER AND CAMPGROUND
The UFO Watch Tower and Campground in Colorado is a unique and intriguing point of interest for those interested in extraterrestrial sightings and the unexplained. Located in the San Luis ...
LABATOS BRIDGE
The Labatos Bridge is a historic truss bridge located in the Alamosa-Trinchera watershed of Colorado. It was originally constructed in 1919 and served as the primary crossing over the Trinchera ...
GREAT SAND DUNES
Welcome to Great Sand Dunes National Park in Colorado, one of the most unique landscapes in the United States! This park boasts the tallest dunes in North America, rising over ...
ZAPATA FALLS RECREATION AREA
The Zapata Falls Recreation Area is a popular spot for tourists and locals alike in the San Luis watershed of Colorado. The area is known for its stunning waterfall, which ...
RIO GRANDE NATURAL AREA
The Rio Grande Natural Area is a beautiful conservation area located in the Alamosa-Trinchera watershed of Colorado. The area covers over 22,000 acres and is home to a diverse range ...
AHRA - TEXAS CREEK REC SITE
Ahra Texas Creek Rec Site is a popular recreational spot located in the Arkansas Headwaters watershed of Colorado. The site is situated along the Arkansas River, offering a plethora of ...

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