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San Luis Lake (SWA)

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Status:  Log in or Register... 11.06.20
Water Tmp:  10.15.19
Level:  11.06.20
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for San Luis Lake (SWA): 11.06.20
San Luis Lake (SWA) on FishExplorer has 12 historic conditions reports, 5 historic water temperature updates, 10 historic status updates, 10 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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San Luis Lake (SWA)
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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San Luis Lake is a sandy, mostly featureless-bottom lake that used to harbor a lot of carp, some trout, and an attempt at largemouth that wasn't very successful. Drained a few years ago, officials are expecting that very few if any carp remain, and by filling the lake via creek instead of canal will keep them out. Over 11,500 9-inch rainbow trout were stocked in 2018.
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Getting there:

Take Highway 160 west from Walsenburg for 60 miles. Go north on Highway 150 for 13.5 miles. Turn left on Six Mile Lane and drive straight for 8 miles and then drive north 1/8
mile to park entrance.

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San Luis (SWA) Master Angler Awards
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San Luis Lake (SWA) Stocking 2018 to 2020
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Lake Class: 4
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