The reservoir is a storage facility on the Alamosa River which is drawn down each year. It is the 250th highest earthen dam, built circa 1906, and was at that time the largest dam of its type in the U.S. It is lightly fished and has cutthroat and rainbow trout.
Directions from Forest Road 250.: Access via Forest Road 250.
Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend .
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Alamosa Campground is nearby
Cold Water Fishing
Cutthroat and rainbow trout
Lakes & Reservoirs
Alamosa Campground - Alamosa Campground is on the Alamosa River 4 1/2 miles above Terrace Reservoir Dam. There is public fishing at Terrace Reservoir and trail access to Alamosa-Rock Creek and Big Lake Trails.