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John Martin Reservoir

Status:  Log in or Register... 08.12.23
Water Tmp:  08.12.23
Level:  08.12.23
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for John Martin Reservoir: 03.01.24
John Martin Reservoir on FishExplorer has 404 historic conditions reports, 219 historic water temperature updates, 178 historic status updates, 244 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Fish Species in John Martin Reservoir:
Black Bullhead, Black Crappie, Blue Catfish, plus 12 more... (Log in for full fish species list)
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Lakes & Rivers Nearby:
Hasty Lake  |  Las Animas Pond
John Martin Reservoir
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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General Details:

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... Log in for additional details...

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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 2021 to 2023
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