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Crystal Lake (Ouray)

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Fish Species in Crystal Lake (Ouray):
Colorado River Cutthroat, Cutthroat Trout
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Crystal Lake (Ouray)
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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General Details:

In Uncompahgre National Forest. Lake is accessed from the Hayden Trailhead and Trail, as well as the Mears trail on the west side. Pull-off parking available on 550.... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From USFS: From Ouray, travel south on Hwy 550 for approximately 9 miles to Ironton Park. There is parking at a pullout on the left side of the highway before the rock building. The Hayden trail begins by a gate at the Crystal Lake dam.
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Crystal Lake (Ouray) Stocking 2021 to 2023
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Lake Class: 3
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