Catalog Record

Turquoise Lake and Sugarloaf Dam Missouri Basin and Arkansas-Rio Grande-Texas-Gulf (MB-ART) Water Operations Monitoring Data

Interior Region 5 & 6: Missouri Basin & Arkansas-Rio Grande-Texas-Gulf Water Operations Monitoring Data for Turquoise Lake and Sugarloaf Dam
Generation Effort Missouri Basin and Arkansas-Rio Grande-Texas-Gulf Water Operations Monitoring
Themes Water
Tags Inland Waters
Reclamation Project Fryingpan-Arkansas Project
Reclamation Program

Location Information

Location Description Sugar Loaf Dam, which impounds Turquoise Lake, is located on the Lake Fork of the Arkansas River, approximately 5 miles west of Leadville, Colorado. It is part of the Fryingpan-Arkansas Project.
Location Tags Arkansas-White-Red Basin, Sugar Loaf Dam, Turquoise Lake
Location Parent
State(s) Colorado
Unified Region(s) Arkansas-Rio Grande-Texas-Gulf
Timezone MT
Elevation 9,743 ft
Vertical Datum NAVD88
Coordinates (lat, long) See Location Details
Horizontal Datum WGS84