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Fishing Colorado

EZFishing brings you Colorado's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

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Find any of the 7911 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Colorado Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in Colorado.

Colorado Fishing Regulations

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Colorado?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.

Colorado Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.

Links to Colorado Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of Colorado's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Colorado Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Colorado.

  • Fishing restrictions lifted at Ramah Reservoir in El Paso County
  • Water levels at the Ramah Reservoir are so low that Colorado Parks and Wildlife has lifted all bagging and possession requirements, allowing licensed anglers to catch and take as many fish as they please there. The rain-fed reservoir's shoreline has been .
  • Colorado Springs Gazette
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  • 6/27/2017 11:26:00 PM
  • Unlimited fishing offered at a Colorado reservoir
  • RAMAH, COLO. - Colorado Parks and Wildlife has lifted bag limits at Ramah Reservoir in El Paso County, allowing anglers to catch and keep as many fish as they want. This is because water levels in the reservoir have been declining over the past two years .
  • 9News
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  • 6/27/2017 10:46:00 PM
  • Craig angler hooks $1,500 prize in Elkhead fishing tournament
  • Bowser discovered he'd caught the smallmouth bass with the winning tag Monday morning after checking in with Colorado Parks and Wildlife staff who are facilitating the Elkhead Reservoir Fishing Classic tournament. The prize is a $1,500 check. "I couldn't .
  • Craig Daily Press
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  • 6/26/2017 11:14:00 PM
  • A perfect Fishing Road Trip for Summer
  • Texas: I have a score to settle with some massive largemouth bass in eastern Texas. Michigan: Pike and steelhead, baby! Colorado: This is Trout Central and there are some surprising bonus fish. North Dakota: You won’t believe the walleye fishing in some ..
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  • 6/26/2017 12:40:00 AM
  • The Stinky Fish Challenge
  • Try not to laugh as Joe McCloskey Jr. from Colorado gathers his family around the table to partake in The Stinky Fish Challenge. If you have ever wondered why the Vikings were so ferocious and feared then perhaps it’s because they had to eat Surstromming .
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  • 6/25/2017 11:11:00 AM
  • Elkhead Reservoir fishing tournament June 24-July 2
  • RBC | Colorado Parks and Wildlife is inviting anglers of all ages, novice or expert, to begin planning now for the Elkhead Reservoir Fishing Classic, June 24-July 2. The week-long fishing tournament at Elkhead Reservoir State Park near Craig offers great .
  • Herald Times
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  • 6/24/2017 12:18:00 AM
  • Two good options for summer fishing
  • As day fades into night, the topwater bite again comes into play. Anglers also catch many farm pond bass in the dark on a 1/4-ounce black spinnerbait with a round Colorado blade. Fish the spinnerbait just above bottom and let the Colorado blade thump.
  • The Richmond Register
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  • 6/23/2017 4:07:00 PM
  • Video: Fly Fishing for Trout in the Colorado Rockies
  • “FISH AND SCENERY RIVALED ONLY BY THE PERSONALITIES AT PLAY. For our 5th episode of Re-Discover Your Region, we travel to the Colorado Foothills – home of fabled, “technical” waters, and my Sweetwater Travel Guide School brothers, Jack Wickman and ...
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  • 6/20/2017 7:22:00 AM
  • Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar Welcomes Chef de Cuisine Jeff Dietzler
  • He began working in summer 2011 at Jax Fish House in Glendale, Colorado, as a line cook. He moved back to Missouri in 2014 and as a sous chef helped to open the Jax location in Kansas City’s West Plaza neighborhood. With the recent departure of chef de ...
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  • 6/19/2017 5:46:00 PM
  • Tonight's lineup: Thursday's hero Ty Kelly gets a rare start
  • After Brinson hit .312 with a .900 OPS at Triple A Colorado Springs this season, the Brewers called him up last week. Another outfield prospect, the Astros' Derek Fisher, was called up this week. Fisher, you'll remember, was in the first iteration of the .
  • Comcast SportsNet
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  • 6/16/2017 9:54:00 PM
  • Future Phillies Report: Nick Williams working on the 'finishing touches'
  • After Brinson hit .312 with a .900 OPS at Triple A Colorado Springs this season, the Brewers called him up last week. Another outfield prospect, the Astros' Derek Fisher, was called up this week. Fisher, you'll remember, was in the first iteration of the .
  • Comcast SportsNet
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  • 6/16/2017 6:32:00 PM
  • Fishing in the Texas Hill Country: Living The Dream
  • Similarly, the Pedernales River (a tributary of the Colorado) features 23 feeder-creeks, and sustains Guadalupe and largemouth bass as well as catfish and sunfish. There are five miles of access to the river via Pedernales Falls State Park, and where it ..
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  • 6/16/2017 6:23:00 PM
  • Elkhead Reservoir fishing contests kicks off June 24, $9,000 in prizes
  • Colorado Parks and Wildlife will host the Elkhead Reservoir Fishing Classic June 24 through July 2 at Elkhead Reservoir State Park. Cash prizes are offered for anglers, including $1,500 apiece for the fishers who snag a tagged northern pike and a tagged ..
  • Steamboat Today
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  • 6/16/2017 1:25:00 PM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Bass biting well all day long
  • Try a SPRO Little John DD in blue/black or even citrus shad colors. Large, single Colorado blade spinner baits or slow-sink swim baits worked around brush will trigger strikes from bass after dark. Striper fishing has been hit or miss. The fish are ...
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 6/15/2017 11:07:00 PM
  • Fishing report: June 14
  • 3. The flathead catfish bite in the lower river is really starting to sizzle with a lot of 15 to 20-pound class fish showing in the Palo Verde stretch of the Colorado River. The best this past week was a 32-pounder at Walter’s Camp. All are showing on ...
  • The Press-Enterprise
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  • 6/15/2017 3:36:00 AM
  • Fish Story, a short story by Rick Bass
  • You could see someone coming from a long way off. When I was ten years old one of my father’s customers had caught a big catfish on a weekend trip to the Colorado River. It weighed eighty-six pounds, a swollen, gasping, grotesque netherworld creature ...
  • The Irish Times
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  • 6/14/2017 11:49:00 AM
  • Wickstrom: Walleye fishing across Colorado nears summer peak
  • Many years ago, when I was writing for In-Fisherman Magazine, we would break down the fishing for warm water species by “calendar periods”. One obvious one, among others, was the spawn. This helped us predict where to locate the fish and determine what ...
  • Denver Post
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  • 6/13/2017 10:56:00 PM
  • Blocking out the sun
  • Colorado is one of those places that really shows its best self in the summertime. Outdoor enthusiasts, from the casual to the fanatic, can check off practically every box here in the state: Camping, climbing, hiking, biking, fishing, running ...
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  • 6/13/2017 6:25:00 PM

Colorado Guides/Outfitters

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Colorado Fishing Clubs

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