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Lake Dorothey

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Fish Species in Lake Dorothey:
Rainbow Trout, Splake
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Lake Dorothey
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General Details:

Accessed by the James M. John Access Trail. Located in the very southern portion of Colorado, just north of the New Mexico border. North of Raton, NM. Stocked with splake. Requires short, roughly half-mile hike from parking area.... Log in for additional details...

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From CPW: The only access to these properties is from the parking area located at Lake Dorothy SWA and you get there via Raton, New Mexico. From Interstate 25 at Exit 452 in Raton, go 7 miles northeast on Highways 72 and 526, following the signs to Sugarite State Park. Drive through the park (no fee required for passing through) to the Lake Dorothey SWA parking area. For James M John SWA follow the trail around Lake Dorothy

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Lake Dorothey Stocking 2021 to 2023
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Lake Class: 3
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