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Homestake Reservoir

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Status:  Log in or Register... 06.28.15
Water Tmp:  06.28.15
Level:  06.28.15
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Last Conditions Report for Homestake Reservoir: 09.13.15
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Fish Species in Homestake Reservoir:
Brook Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Rainbow Trout, (Log in for full fish species list)
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Homestake Reservoir
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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Also known as Elliott-Weers Reservoir.

Homestake Reservoir sits high on the East Fork of Homestake Creek in southeast Eagle County. The reservoir also collects water from French, Fancy, Missouri and Sopris Creeks. The majority of the reservoir's water is sent through a tunnel bored underneath the Continental Divide to Turquoise Lake in Lake County.

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Getting there: Off Interstate 70, take Exit #171 for Minturn and Highway 24. Turn right and continue about 12 miles to Homestake Road #703, passing through Minturn. Turn right onto Homestake Road and proceed 1/4 mile to the campground. The last 1/4 mile is on a dirt road.
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Homestake Reservoir Stocking 2015 to 2017
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Lake Class: 4