Buckeye Reservoir

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

A 109 acre Reservoir located about 8 miles up Paradox Road #371 from Forest Boundary. It's on the west of the La Sal Mountains in CO, and is a favorite fishing and camping spot. The Reservoir is planted with Randow Trout by the Colorado Division of Wildlife. It's located by Buckeye Campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Conditions vary widely with weather events and during spring runoff. Check with the Moab Ranger District for updated information.
Restrictions: Check the Colorado Division of Wildlife website for more information on fishing in Colorado, along with where to purchase fishing licenses. http://wildlife.state.co.us/Fishing/Pages/Fishing.aspx
Closest Towns: Paradox, Colorado
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Moab Ranger District (435) 259-7155

General Information

General Notes:

Latitude: 38 26' 28.6"N

Longitude: 109 2' 31.2"W

Datum: NAD83

Postion Format: Degrees Minutes Seconds


From Paradox, head west on U5 Rd toward 5.75 Rd. 5.1 miles. Turn right to stay on U5 Rd (Forest Road #371 Paradox) and travel 5.5 miles to Buckeye Reservoir.

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