Poage Lake

  • South Fork
  • Favorite Spot
Elevation: 11000
  • Short Walk
  • Car (4x4 not required)
Seasonal Accessability:
  • Year-round
Water Type:
  • Lake/Pond/Reservoir
  • River
  • Stream/Creek
  • Ice Fishing
Driving Directions:

From the town of South Fork travel one mile west on US Hwy 160. Turn Left and travel south on Beaver Creek Road 360. Travel on 360 for 15 miles to the very end of 360. Park here and walk .25 miles to the lake shore.

Hiking Directions:

From parking lot, walk .25 miles to the lake shore.

Restrictions: Must have Colorado Fishing License to fish. Artificial flies and lures only. Bag, possession and max. size for trout is 2, 12 inches long.
Commonly Caught Species:
  • Cutthroat Trout
Suggested Bait: Flies and lures
Fishing Method:
  • Flyfishing
  • Spin Fishing
  • Yes
Description & Notes:

Can disperse camp next to the parking lot.

Photo Credits:

Photos by the Silverthreaders • silverthreaders.org