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State Wildlife Area

 
Sanchez Reservoir SWA

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County
Costilla;#

Location
GMU: 83
From San Luis, go 3 miles E on Hwy. 152 to Hwy. 242, then go 5.2 miles S.​

Elevation
min. 8,268 ft - max 8,383 ft

Acreage
1,462 acres.

Hunting

Fishing
Warm water;#

Recreation

Facilities
Boat Ramp;#Restrooms;#

Restrictions
Public access is prohibited except for fishing.
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
Anglers should take note of this warning issued by the Colorado Department of Health and Environment regarding mercury levels in fish caught in this reservoir.

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