Emerald Lake Fishing near Crested Butte, Colorado
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Details for Emerald Lake
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Lake
Lat/Long: 39.010269 -107.042549
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Description for Emerald Lake, Gunnison County, Colorado
Emerald Lake is a lake located just 10.1 miles from Crested Butte, in Gunnison County, in the state of Colorado, United States, near Elkton, CO. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including brown trout and cutthroat trout here. Whether you’re fly fishing or otherwise your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Emerald Lake.
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Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.
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