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Crystal Lake - RMNPNear Estes Park    

Status:  Log in or Register... 03.01.17
Water Tmp:  10.08.16
Level:  10.08.16
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Last Conditions Report for Crystal Lake - RMNP: 03.01.17
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Crystal Lake - RMNP
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
Rocky Mountain National Park Log in to view full details on lakes and rivers on FishExplorer.com...
From Steve Schweitzer's A Fly Fishing Guide To Rocky Mountain National Park, flyfishingrmnp.com:

Bypassing the enticing, but barren Little Crystal Lake brings you to gorgeous Big Crystal Lake. This lake harbors large greenback cutthroat, but numbers are thin compared to other lakes. You won't see numbers of trout actively cruising the rocky shoreline line in Lawn Lake. This lake is best f... Log in for full details...
Getting there: US-34 to Old Fall River Rd to Lawn Lake Trailhead. Lawn Lake Trail is steadily sloping, but starts out with a steep incline to an overlook on the Roaring River. From here you can see the result of the twenty nine million gallon Lawn Lake Dam breakage on July 15, 1982. The scouring of the river channel and the spreading of the 42 acre alluvial fan shows the immense power of flowing water. From here, a sandy trail follows the Roaring River through a steady uphill trek of switchbacks and straight inclines to Lawn Lake. It's a mighty day trip better suited for an overnighter at Lawn Lake.
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Lake Class: 3