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State Wildlife Area

 
Russell Lakes SWA

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County
Saguache;#

Location
GMU: 682
From Saguache, go 9 miles south on HWY 285 to CRR; then 1.5 miles east.

Elevation
min. 7,563 ft - max 7,586 ft

Acreage
4,579 acres.

Hunting
Dove;#Rabbit;#Waterfowl;#

Fishing

Recreation

Facilities

Restrictions
a. Open for public access July 16–Feb. 14. and as otherwise posted. Sect. 29 closed during waterfowl seasons.
b. Closed after 1 p.m. during first split waterfowl season.
c. Camping only in self-contained units in designated areas.
d. Field trials may be authorized Feb., March, Aug. and Sept.
e. Parking only in established parking areas.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife reminds visitors to check current hunting, fishing and land use regulations when planning to visit a State Wildlife Area. Refer to the Recreational Lands Brochure, as well as the Fishing and Hunting Regulation Brochures located on the Regulations Brochures Page. State Wildlife Area visitors can also find rules and regulations information in Chapter 9 Regulations.

Contact Info
Area CPW Office: Monte Vista, (719) 587-6900.