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Deep Slough Reservoir

Status:  Log in or Register... 10.18.23
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Deep Slough Reservoir: 12.13.17
Deep Slough Reservoir on FishExplorer has 2 historic conditions reports, 4 historic status updates, available to subscribers.
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Fish Species in Deep Slough Reservoir:
Brook Trout, Tiger Trout, White Sucker, plus 0 more... (Log in for full fish species list)
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Deep Slough Reservoir
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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General Details:

Unofficially, the Grand Mesa is recognized as the largest flat top mountain in the world. With over 100 lakes and reservoirs containing habitat and conditions suitable for fish populations year-round, a multitude of trout species can be found in a relatively small area.

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Getting there:

From Cedaredge, travel north on Highway 65 16.0 miles and turn right onto Forest Road 121 just past the Forest Service Visitor Center. Continue 0.3 mile and turn right into the Ward Lake campground area. Follow the road through the campground to the lower campground adjacent to the lake. Drive below the Ward Lake dam, park, and hike 0.3 miles to the lake. From Mesa, travel south approximately 22.4 miles to FS121 and follow instructions above to the lake.

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Deep Slough Reservoir Stocking 2021 to 2023
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Lake Class: 2
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