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Mountain Home Reservoir

Status:  Log in or Register... 06.15.21
Water Tmp:  06.15.21
Level:  06.15.21
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Mountain Home Reservoir: 06.15.21
Mountain Home Reservoir on FishExplorer has 92 historic conditions reports, 59 historic water temperature updates, 82 historic status updates, 61 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Fish Species in Mountain Home Reservoir:
Brown Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Northern Pike, (Log in for full fish species list)
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Lakes & Rivers Nearby:
Smith Reservoir (Costilla Cty)
Mountain Home Reservoir
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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Mountain Home Reservoir, located four miles southeast of Fort Garland, is a popular local fishing destination. In addition to fishing, visitors can enjoy a primitive camping experience. Wildlife viewing is also a popular activity. Because the water is used for irrigation, lake levels vary considerably.

Maintained primarily as a put and take trout fishery, the stocking levels are expect... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From Fort Garland (26 miles east of Alamosa), go 2.5 miles east on Hwy 160 to the Trinchera Ranch Road N turnout to the south. Proceed south for 2 miles to Ice House Road, and then travel 1 mile west on Ice House Road. This brings you to the SWA entrance on the north side of the lake. To get to south side, go south past Ice House Rd about .25 miles to where the road bends east and turn right onto County Lane 6 mile for about 0.8 miles and turn west into the SWA.

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Mountain Home Master Angler Awards
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Mountain Home Reservoir Stocking 2018 to 2020
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Lake Class: 3
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