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Sunset Lake

Status:  Log in or Register... 02.15.24
Water Tmp:  12.23.20
Level:  11.25.22
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Sunset Lake: 05.17.23
Sunset Lake on FishExplorer has 8 historic conditions reports, 1 historic water temperature updates, 11 historic status updates, 3 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Fish Species in Sunset Lake:
Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, plus 1 more... (Log in for full fish species list)
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Sunset Lake
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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General Details:

Coming from the west to the Grand Mesa area in Grand Mesa National Forest, the Mesa Lakes grouping, which includes Sunset Lake, is the first encounter of the 100 plus fishable waters on the mesa. Easy access is only one of the reasons for the areas popularity. Other appealing points include develope... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From Mesa go south on Hwy 65 13.7 miles to access road on right just past Jumbo Reservoir. Follow access road 0.1 miles to Sunset Lake (on right). Alternatively, take second right past Jumbo Reservoir to Mesa Lakes Lodge (permission to park needed if not a guest of the lodge). Lake can be reached by crossing the access road adjacent to the lodge..

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Sunset Master Angler Awards
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Sunset Lake Stocking 2021 to 2023
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Lake Class: 2
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