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John Martin Reservoir

Status:  Log in or Register... 05.14.21
Water Tmp:  05.14.21
Level:  05.14.21
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for John Martin Reservoir: 05.29.21
John Martin Reservoir on FishExplorer has 379 historic conditions reports, 204 historic water temperature updates, 161 historic status updates, 227 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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cooksterRegional Editor:
Steve Cook
Fish Species in John Martin Reservoir:
Black Bullhead, Black Crappie, Blue Catfish, (Log in for full fish species list)
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Lakes & Rivers Nearby:
Hasty Lake
John Martin Reservoir
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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John Martin, located on the lower Arkansas River, is one of the larger reservoirs in the area, is . The state park provides a large variety of recreational activities, including modern campgrounds, great fishing, uncrowded boating waters, hiking trail, diverse wildlife viewing opportunities, and an opportunity to see historical signs of the past. There are over 200 campsites along its shores and ... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

Take US 50 east from La Junta to Las Animas, approximately 20 miles. Proceed east through Las Animas to Hasty, approximately 16 miles. Turn south on School Street and proceed approximately 2 miles. The Visitor Center is on the right as the road curves to the east.

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John Martin Master Angler Awards
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John Martin Reservoir Stocking 2018 to 2020
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Lake Class: 1
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