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Big Creek Lake(lower)

Status:  Log in or Register... 07.25.21
Water Tmp:  10.05.21
Level:  09.05.21
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Big Creek Lake(lower): 10.05.21
Big Creek Lake(lower) on FishExplorer has 133 historic conditions reports, 77 historic water temperature updates, 96 historic status updates, 88 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
Lake Skipper(s):
RPGRegional Editor:
Bill Rottmann
Fish Species in Big Creek Lake(lower):
Arctic Grayling, Kokanee, Lake Trout, (Log in for full fish species list)
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Lakes & Rivers Nearby:
Big Creek Lake(upper)
Big Creek Lake(lower)
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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Lower Big Creek was a small natural lake set up in the mountains before a small dam was developed and formed the larger lake we use today. Set high up against the continental divide west of Cowdrey, CO, the lake offers fantastic fishing, private camping, a plethora of trails for hiking and horseback riding, and recreational boating. So bring your water-skis if you don't mind the cold water which g... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From Walden go north 9 miles to Cowdrey. Go west at Cowdrey on CR 6W for 18 miles to Pearl. Take FS Road 600 for 6 miles, following signs to campground.

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Big Creek(lower) Master Angler Awards
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Big Creek Lake(lower) Stocking 2018 to 2020
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Lake Class: 2
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