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Jim Baker Reservoir

Status:  Log in or Register... 09.06.21
Water Tmp:  08.10.20
Level:  09.06.21
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Jim Baker Reservoir: 09.06.21
Jim Baker Reservoir on FishExplorer has 184 historic conditions reports, 58 historic water temperature updates, 101 historic status updates, 134 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Fish Species in Jim Baker Reservoir:
Bluegill, Channel Catfish, Black Crappie, (Log in for full fish species list)
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Jim Baker Reservoir
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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Jim Baker Reservoir was named for Jim Baker, the 'Forgotten Mountain Man'. He is honored at the state capital building as being the first white man to come this far West. He served as a Government Scout, Guide and Interpreter, knew several Indian dialects and was Chief of the Shoshoni for a time. Settling on land near 52nd and Tennyson in 1859, which he homesteaded in 1863, he operated a toll ferr... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From I-76 exit 3, go north on Federal Boulevard about one mile to 64th Avenue. Turn left (west) on 64th and go about three quarters of a mile to Tennyson. Turn left (south) on Tennyson. The parking lot is on the east side of Tennyson about a half mile south of 64th. Access is via foot trails around the reservoir.

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Jim Baker Master Angler Awards
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Jim Baker Reservoir Stocking 2018 to 2020
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Lake Class: 2
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