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Lake Fork of the Gunnison River- Gateview Canyon Road

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Length

4.9 Miles 7.9 Kilometers


Elevation

7' 2 m

Ascent

-242' -74 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

3%

Max Grade (2°)

7,775' 2,370 m

High

7,540' 2,298 m

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An improved dirt road that runs along the Lake Fork of the Gunnison River, which is full of trout!

Andrew Todd

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Features: Fall Colors — River/Creek — Views [Add/Remove]

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From the Lake Fork Cutoff Road, head north on this dirt road (County Road 64) through Gateview Canyon. The road parallels the creek for approximately 5 miles, with several established restrooms along the road. You'll see plenty of fly fishermen back here and will need to watch out for cars, but it is a great place to combine hiking and fly fishing!

Flora & Fauna [Suggest Changes]

Brown trout and rainbow trout thrive in every pool!

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