Wahatoya Lakes State Wildlife Area
Wahatoya Lake with the Spanish Peaks in the background
Looking west towards Goemmer Butte and the Sangre de Cristo's
From La Veta go 1 mile east on Bear Creek Road (CR 358) to the property. The lakes are across the road from each other. The southern one is Wahatoya Lake, the northern one Daigre Reservoir, the La Veta water supply.
- ACRES: 203
- FISHING: Cold water lake - artificial flies or lures only!
- RESTRICTIONS: No camping, no fires, no ice fishing, only boats propelled by hand or by wind
- RECREATION: Hiking, picnicking, wildlife observation
- FACILITIES: Rest room, parking area
Daigre Reservoir with Mts. Mestas, Rough and Silver in the background
Daigre Reservoir from Wahatoya Lake
Looking north on Wahatoya Lake
Looking northeast, Greenhorn Mountain in the distance
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Photos courtesy of TheArmchairExplorer, CCA-by-SA 4.0 License
Map courtesy of National Geographic Topo!