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Paonia Reservoir

Status:  Log in or Register... 02.07.18
Water Tmp:  06.23.15
Level:  02.07.18
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Paonia Reservoir: 02.07.18
Paonia Reservoir on FishExplorer has 23 historic conditions reports, 5 historic water temperature updates, 19 historic status updates, 67 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Fish Species in Paonia Reservoir:
Brook Trout, Rainbow Trout, White Sucker, plus 0 more... (Log in for full fish species list)
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Paonia Reservoir
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General Details:

Set in a high alpine setting, Paonia State Park is a beautiful mountain lake with views of the Ragged Mountains. Paonia has suffered through the years of drought with low water levels. There are no hiking trails in the park, but you can find numerous trails in the nearby Ragged Wilderness. The pike fishery has declined with a managed kill-off. The lake is stocked with trout. It is open seasona... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From Glenwood Springs, take CO 82 south to Carbondale, then south on CO133 for 46 miles to the park. From Delta, take Highway 92 east to Hotchkiss, then go north on Highway 133 through Paonia and 16 miles farther to the park.

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Paonia Master Angler Awards
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Paonia Reservoir Stocking 2021 to 2023
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Lake Class: 2
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