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Chicago Lakes - MEWA

Status:  Log in or Register... 11.20.23
Water Tmp:  07.23.17
Level:  06.30.23
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Chicago Lakes - MEWA: 11.20.23
Chicago Lakes - MEWA on FishExplorer has 6 historic conditions reports, 2 historic water temperature updates, 6 historic status updates, 3 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Fish Species in Chicago Lakes - MEWA:
Colorado River Cutthroat, Cutthroat Trout, Greenback Cutthroat, plus 0 more... (Log in for full fish species list)
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Chicago Lakes - MEWA
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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General Details:

Pair of trout lakes in Mount Evans Wilderness Area managed by Clear Creek Ranger District. The smaller upper lake lies about 300 ft above the lower.

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Getting there:

USFS: I-70 westbound, Idaho Springs exit #240 - Hwy 103. Go south for approx. 12 mile to the junction of Hwy 103 and 5, the trail starts behind the Echo Lake Lodge. * There are several social trails in the area, simply choose the one that heads southwest. * This trail can also be easily accessed by the Denver Mountain Parks picnic area and scenic path around Echo Lake.
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Chicago Lakes - MEWA Stocking 2021 to 2023
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Lake Class: 3
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