Carnero Guard Station - Middle Fork of Canero Creek

  • La Garita
Elevation: 9862
  • Car (4x4 not required)
Seasonal Accessability:
  • Late Spring/Summer/Fall
Water Type:
  • Stream/Creek
Driving Directions:

From Saguache travel south on Hwy 285 17 miles to La Garita turnoff (County Rd G). Go west to La Garita (6 miles), from La Garita proceed west on Cnty Rd 41G approximately 17 miles, cabin is on the right. Cabin may also be accessed from Highway 114 west of Saguache, go south on 41G.

Restrictions: Must have Colorado Fishing License to fish. Fly/lure only; all cutthroat must be released.
Commonly Caught Species:
  • Brook Trout
Suggested Bait: Flies, lures & bait where allowed
Fishing Method:
  • Flyfishing
Description & Notes:

Guard Station Cabin available for rentals.

See this blog for some great photos of the location: