Highline Lake State Park

Fishing At Highline Lake State Park

Fishing - 6/25/2009
There are two lakes to fish at Highline Lake State Park, Mack Mesa Lake and Highline Lake. Anglers can enjoy the warm-water fishing opportunities, which include largemouth bass, black crappie, black bullhead, and channel catfish. Mack Mesa and Highline lakes are stocked with cold-water rainbow trout in the spring and fall. Click on the Conditions link at left for current fishing information. Check the Colorado Division of Wildlife fishing guide for more information. Only hand or electric powered boats are allowed in Mack Mesa. Boats are only allowed in Highline Lake March 1 through September 30, weather and lake conditions permitting.


Drive west on I-70 west from Grand Junction to Loma Exit, then north onto Colorado Highway 139 for six miles to Q Road. Go west on Q road for 1.2 miles, then turn north onto 11.8 Road for one mile to the park entrance.