Shaw Lake

  • South Fork
  • Favorite Spot
Elevation: 9850
  • Car (4x4 not required)
Seasonal Accessability:
  • Late Spring/Summer/Fall
Water Type:
  • Lake/Pond/Reservoir
Driving Directions:

Directions from South Fork, Colorado: Travel west on U.S. Highway 160 10 miles to Forest Road # 410. Take FR # 410 west for 1.4 miles to "Y" intersection (Forest Rd. 410). Bear right onto Rd. 430 and go 2 miles into the Shaw Lake boat ramp.

Hiking Directions:

A trail circles the lake shoreline; it is 1.1 miles long.

Restrictions: Must have Colorado Fishing License to fish.
Commonly Caught Species:
  • Brook Trout
  • Cutthroat Trout
Suggested Bait: Any type
  • Yes
Handicap Accessible:
  • Yes
Description & Notes:

20 acres of water. Facilities include boat ramp, restrooms, and handicap accessible. Small lake only suitable for row boats or boats with small trolling motors.

Photo Credits:

Photo by Richard •