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Lake San Cristobal

Status:  Log in or Register... 09.26.20
Water Tmp:  05.31.20
Level:  09.26.20
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Lake San Cristobal: 09.26.20
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Fish Species in Lake San Cristobal:
Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Kokanee, (Log in for full fish species list)
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Lake San Cristobal
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Lake San Cristobal, Colorado’s second-largest natural lake, was formed hundreds of years ago when the Slumgullion Slide blocked the Lake Fork of the Gunnison River. While fishing is one attraction, visitors find plenty of other recreational activities. Camping is available lake side, and at numerous others nearby. There are 4-wheel drives over high mountain passes and historic ghost towns to ... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From Gunnison, west on U.S. Highway 50, take Highway 149 south to Lake City. Continue through Lake City and look for County Road 30. The turn will be on your right. Travel approximately two miles to the lake. Roads circle the whole lake so access is excellent.

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Lake San Cristobal Stocking 2017 to 2019
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