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Nichols Reservoir

Status:  Log in or Register... 05.14.24
Water Tmp:  04.29.24
Level:  04.29.24
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Nichols Reservoir: 04.29.24
Nichols Reservoir on FishExplorer has 10 historic conditions reports, 7 historic water temperature updates, 8 historic status updates, 8 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Fish Species in Nichols Reservoir:
Brown Trout, Colorado River Cutthroat, Cutthroat Trout, plus 4 more... (Log in for full fish species list)
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Nichols Reservoir
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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General Details:

Located in Pike National Forest in the Pikes Peak Ranger District. Stocked with a variety of trout. From USFS: The trail to Nichols Reservoir begins at the Dikeside Boatramp parking lot. It is a 0.8 mile hike down to Nichols Reservoir and back up. Swimming, wading, and all body contact with the water in the reservoir is prohibited. All watercraft on Nichols Reservoir is prohibited.... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From USFS: From Colorado Springs, Colorado, travel west on Hwy 24 for about 18 miles to Woodland Park. Turn north on Baldwin (which turns into Rampart Range Road). Go about 2 miles to Loy Creek Road turn right and then to FDR 300 turn right (Rampart Range Road). Follow signs. Rampart Reservoir entrance is about 4 miles further on the left side of the road.

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Nichols Reservoir Stocking 2021 to 2023
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Lake Class: 3
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