Anglers have had the best success with hooks tipped with dough bait and worms. Park Hours for October 6:30am-7:30pm. The Visitor Center is open from 8am to 3:30 pm daily. Lake trout are spawning, so look for stacks of fish on humps and points in 30' to 50' of water. The water temperature at the Marina in Arboles was recorded at 63 degrees and is cooling down. As of 8/10/2020, a recent report from an angler indicates that Blue Mesa Reservoir has not been fishing well among any species. Most yellow perch are small but fall can be a great time of year to catch some of the larger perch. Located 30 minutes from Steamboat is the Yampa tail-waters at Stagecoach State Park. Look for lake trout in 70' to 80' of water. Read Reports from Colorado Anglers. Aquatic Nuisance Species Inspections will be conducted at the North and South ramps from 6am -10pm seven days a week. Fishing Stagecoach reservoir is known for its fast growing, hard fighting rainbows that average in length from 14-to-18 inches. Nevada fishing report, Aug. 5, 2020 Anglers are bringing in stripers and catfish while fishing anchovy pieces off the bottom at Lake Mead. Rainbow trout fishing is slow in the shallow bays but some are being caught bottom fishing on the west side near the dike. Lake trout are starting their spawn and small grubs and spoons tipped with sucker meat have been working very well in rocky areas 40'-70' deep." Fishing for catfish has been reported as being the most active around dawn and dusk, and anglers are having success with worms or liver based baits. Ramp hours are 7AM to 7PM. Vessel Decontamination will only be performed during daylight hours.Chatfield Reservoir, As of 10/5/2020, reports continue to indicate that fishing has been slow at Cherry Creek Reservoir. An angler reported that fish were likely feeding on an abundance of shad available. Anglers have had success among walleye, wiper, and smallmouth bass. "Jackson Gulch Reservoir, As of 10/8/2020, kokanee salmon have made their way into the Gunnison. Meanwhile, trout and wiper can be found in deeper, cooler water. Please note, fishing reports must be approved before they are published The trips are three (3) hours long. They can offer some fun and technical dry fly fishing! Note: Data from Colorado Parks & Wildlife information. An, https://www.11milesports.com/fishing-report, https://www.fishingwithbernie.com/weekly-fishing-reports, Colorado statewide fishing report and conditions – March 1, 2020, Colorado statewide fishing report and conditions – May 9, 2020, Colorado statewide fishing report and conditions – January 31, 2020, Colorado statewide fishing report and conditions – August 2, 2019, Colorado statewide fishing report and conditions – June 20, 2020. The agency manages 42 state parks, all of Colorado's wildlife, more than 300 state wildlife areas and a host of recreational programs. Trout have been caught trout on worms and spinners near the Pumphouse and along the shorelines at depths around 8' deep. 2016 to Present Links to Colorado’s Fishing Atlas. https://www.11milesports.com/fishing-report Eleven Mile State ParkEleven Mile Reservoir, As of 10/6/2020, rangers at Boyd Lake report that fishing is good. Fishing for trout remains good, especially at greater depths. Mixed age groups of Lake Trout are biting good until mid-day. Warm, late summer waters have led to increased activity from catfish and carp. Horsetooth Reservoir, As of 10/3/2020, reports have consistently indicated that the most activity has been among brown trout. An angler noted that were able to pull in two northern pike on dynamic pink and chrome Rat-L-Trap. These fishing expeditions will be on a 24′ foot pontoon boat. If one is not enough, make sure to look at SFA’s exclusive “Trifecta” package. Big brown trout can be caught on streamers this time of year. There has also been good conditions for northern pike fishing as well, especially with top water action." Park staff note that the park is experiencing high visitation and heavy boating usage. Generally cooler water temperatures, recently recorded at 58 degrees, has consistently made the reservoir a fishing hotspot throughout the summer. For more information call 303-326-8424. The boat ramp is currently open and ANS inspections are completed daily 8am-4pm.Lake Trinidad, As of 10/7/2020, Braden Baker with Ark Anglers writes, "with flows in the low 200 cfs range, fish are able to spread throughout the river rather than being congregated out along the edges that you'll find during higher flows. Despite the slow conditions, the kokanee salmon snagging season opened on 9/1/2020 and is expected to pick up within the next week or so. One angler reported having success pulling in brown and lake trout while fishing from shore. Jigging tubes and Marabous have been very productive for big fish. Copyright © 2002-2020. Anglers highlighted nightcrawlers, leaches, crankbaits, and jerkbaits as lures and baits they've experienced recent success with. KiowaCountyPress.net may earn an affiliate commission if you purchase products or services through links in an article. Trout fishing from shore is anywhere from fair to good using PowerBait off the dam and south shoreline. The area near the outlet and the south ramp have been the most consistent areas for catching walleye and crappie." Green Mountain Reservoir, As of 9/8/2020, staff at Manchos State Park reported "water level is VERY LOW. Streamer fishing is getting good as the brown trout enter their spawning season, growing aggressive and territorial and willing to chase down larger food. Fishing Report for: Jul 4th, 2020. Date: 02-Dec-20: Water Condition: Water Temperature : Conditions : Lake Granby - As of 11/30/2020, there remains opportunities for shore fishing at Grand Lake. Leaves are changing, brown trout are spawning, and temperatures are dropping. With this Algae water contact can cause illness." Smallmouth bass have been found among rocks and grass beds during the heat of the day. The reservoir is large and there are usually ice fishers out there everyday during the season. Caryn Feil with a brown trout from Stagecoach Reservoir. The marina provides fishing & camping supplies and boat rentals. A Colorado state parks pass and a fishing license are both required to access and fish this area. Some trout have been caught measuring between 18-20". Low water levels in Reilly Canyon have created conditions for a grass bloom that has restricted fishing from the north side of the river. through the mid-day and afternoon. Include your name in the message part of your report if you'd like to receive credit for the report. Vega Reservoir. Park Hours for October 6:30am-7:30pm. Fly Fishing Report for: Nov 25, 2020 The Yampa River starts below Stagecoach Reservoir and continues through the town of Steamboat Springs and heads west to the confluence of the Green River. Worms, PowerBait, and salmon eggs seem to be the most productive baits when fishing off the bottom for trout species. Ice fishing has come to an end as all the ice is gone from the reservoir. Due to temporary road construction: From Steamboat Springs, take US Hwy 40 East for 2 miles, turn right on Colo Hwy 131, continue 17 miles to Oak Creek, then another 1.5 miles South of town and turn left on County Rd 14.Continue 5 miles, the entrance is on the right. The brown trout are becoming active in North Delaney Lake and can be caught with stripping leeches, crayfish and wooly buggers. Record-sized fish have been pulled out of Stagecoach, and the calm waters are perfect for paddleboarding and wakeboarding before a picnic on the shore. Colorado Parks and Wildlife is a nationally recognized leader in conservation, outdoor recreation and wildlife management. A year-round destination, the park makes a great base camp to explore the variety of festivals, sports, activities, and attractions of the area. Brown trout should be spawning and can be found in shallow water." Northern pike are moving into shallower water in the mid-day into sun. Access the water in the winter months by snowmobile. https://www.fishingwithbernie.com/weekly-fishing-reports Williams Fork Reservoir, As of 10/4/2020, Sam, a Fishing with Bernie guide, writes that "lake trout can be found in 30' to 50' of water and the bite has been decent. Ag stats: November 2020 mountain states... Should pregnant women get the COVID-19... Was Jesus really born in Bethlehem? I was apprehensive the Yampa River below Stagecoach Reservoir would be the same. Here is your Middler Park fishing report for the week of 9-13-20. 12" to 15" fish are common and the best luck is in the early morning or late evenings, larger fish can be found in deeper waters. https://lakejohnresort.com/fishing Lake John, As of 10/3/2020, anglers report that fishing is fairly slow at Green Mountain Reservoir. Look to whites and pumpkin pepper and pearl pepper." "Horseshoe Lake, As of 9/10/2020, the staff at Lathrop State Park report that "hot and sunny conditions have led to unproductive fishing, especially for trout. Contact Denver Water for more information at 303-893-2444.Antero Reservoir, As of 10/8/2020, fishing continues to improve in the 11 fishable ponds at St. Vrain State Park. Boats are allowed on the reservoir 30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset, or at designated time posted at boat ramp. Restricted to electric motors only and portable gas tanks must be removed. Stagecoach Reservoir is located south of Steamboat Springs in the Yampa Valley. It’s really winter, and there remains a high risk with traveling as well as the urgency to be prepared. Standard baits under a float: PowerBait, 'crawlers, waxworms, and mealworms, will work for both trout and yellow perch. Trips will be departing at 9:30am, 1:pm, and 4:30. The sites are nice but a bit close together for a state campground. "Martin Lake, As of 9/29/2020, John Martin Reservoir has had slow fishing. Had a fun time with the fellas out at Stagecoach at their Ice Fishing Tournament. We have seen our best fishing mid day. Blue winged olive nymph and emerger patterns in #18-22 are the ticket mid-day. The customer can choose between Stagecoach Reservoir, Steamboat Lake, Pearl Lake and the ultra private waters of Catamount. Photo by Jerry Neal/CPW. Ridgway Reservoir. Stagecoach Marina Blog. Keep a lookout for possible floating debris, and always be aware that unmarked hazards may exist. Fishing continues to remain good with anglers having success pulling in rainbow and cutthroat trout on PowerBait and nightcrawlers. The Heeney Marina boating site is open daily 7am to 7pm. Anglers have mostly been able to pull in brown trout on nightcrawlers. Fly anglers should prepare for fall fishing with smaller flies. Crappie and bass fishing on Horseshoe has been productive with most anglers stating that artificial lures, jigs, plastic worms, and spinners result in the most takes. Specifically, "boaters on the troll have produced with Green Rainbow Cowbells, lead core with Rapala's, Tas Devils. Reports are coming in daily from both shore and boat anglers having success equally. Yampa River Public - Stagecoach Tailwater: 30: 60: Fishing Report: 3: Elk River Public - Christina: 31: 63: Fishing Report: 4: Yampa River Public - Sarvis Creek/BLM: 60: 60: Fishing Report: Current Fishing Reports. The high number of shad makes it difficult for anglers to attract fish. The South ramp is the only ramp that remains open, daily 8am-4pm.North Sterling Reservoir, As of 10/2/2020, the most recent report indicated that anglers were the most successful catching smallmouth bass. The main and Heron Cove boat ramps are currently open. Fishing for walleye and crappie has been good, especially among shore anglers. Ice fishing hole in Stagecoach Reservoir near Steamboat Springs, CO. Here’s a rundown of the ice fishing competitions held during winter 2020 in Colorado. Look for them in 70 to 80 foot. Prices, when displayed, are accurate at the time of publication but may change over time. Rapala's, tub jigs, leeches, chironomids, damsels, ants, beetles and crayfish patterns in 15-20' of water has been best during the day across all three lakes." With a strong trout population, the pike have grown, some as large as 35 to 46 inches and weigh up to 30 pounds (Stagecoach is home to the current Colorado Northern Pike record of 46.5" 30lbs. The surface water temperature was recently recorded at 63 degrees. The surface water temperature was recently recorded at 63 degrees. Flows: 80 CFS at Hayden Meadows, 100 CFS at Granite (10/8/2020) http://www.arkanglers.com/Arkansas River - Leadville to Buena Vista, As of 9/21/2020, the water level at Rampart Reservoir was reported to be low, at 32' below full pool. Lastly, anglers should be on the lookout for hungry brown trout looking to bulk up post spawn. Recent surface temperature measurements have range between 55 to 57 degrees. Stagecoach Reservoir Stagecoach Reservoir is home to large trout and northern pike. Colorado Fishing Report: States. For more information call 303-326-8425. The 800-acre reservoir also offers fishing for walleye, which tends to improve once water temperatures increase in late spring and … There are also a lot of boaters who are noting success trolling with a crawler harness. A recent surface water temperature measurement was recorded at 64 degrees. Prime summer fishing is happening in just about every location, as water levels are good for both wade and float fishing and multiple hatches emerge from every river. Trout action from boats is fair to good trolling with crawlers and spoons. Recent water temperature measurements have been recorded between 58-60 degrees. For anglers fishing from boats, be aware that water levels are down, there are unmarked hazards, and there are large Eurasian watermilfoil mats on the southeast corner of Martin Lake near the spillway. There also continues to be dry fly action with consistent blue winged olive hatches. 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