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Brainard Lake - IPWA

Status:  Log in or Register... 08.13.20
Water Tmp:  07.02.15
Level:  08.19.19
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Brainard Lake - IPWA: 08.13.20
Brainard Lake - IPWA on FishExplorer has 18 historic conditions reports, 1 historic water temperature updates, 15 historic status updates, 8 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Brainard Lake - IPWA
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Brainard Lake is a shallow lake sitting in a glacier carved valley near Ward. It is surrounded by mountain peaks and the Indian Peaks Wilderness, providing a spectacular view while recreating in the area.

Access is easy in the summer months as a paved road leads to the lake and parking is available around the lake. A two mile plus hike. snowshoe or cross country ski trip is required dur... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From Colorado Highway 72 at Ward, turn west onto the Brainard Lake Road. Travel 2.5 miles to the Brainard Trailhead, and continue another two miles to Brainard Lake.

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Brainard - IPWA Master Angler Awards
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Brainard Lake - IPWA Stocking 2018 to 2020
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Lake Class: 2
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