Prior to fishing at these lakes, make sure that you have the appropriate licenses and are familiar with the governing agency's fishing regulations for that particular lake.

Colorado Regulations

Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Colorado Division of Wildlife
(800) 244-5613

Narraguinnep Reservoir (Map #6)

Located approx. 13 miles north of Cortez, Narraguinnep Reservoir is a state wildlife area.
Durango Office
151 East 16th Street
Durango, CO 81301
(970) 247-0855
➠ Directions (Google Map)


Boat Ramp
Boating and picnicking.


Only a boat ramp and vault restroom is available at the reservoir. No camping facilities.


No park fees.
Fishing license is required from the Colorado Parks and Wildlife.


Walleye, northern pike, channel catfish, smallmouth bass, brown trout, and white sucker.
There is a fishing advisory for this water body due to mercury levels.

Fishing License

Colorado Parks and Wildlife
(800) 244-5613

Water Recreation

Boating recreation is limited to day-light hours. Public access is prohibited from one hour after sunset to one hour before sunrise except for fishing.