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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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Colorado Fishing Resources

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

Colorado Fishing Regulations

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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.

  • Colorado fishing guide for the weekend Aug. 18-29
  • Fishing has been good in Summit and Park counties. We have been able to fish several rivers in the area and are seeing good productivity with hatches and fish. Flies and naturals that we have been seeing are PMDs, small Blue Wing Olives, caddis and small .
  • Summit Daily News
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  • 8/17/2017 11:01:00 PM
  • Line Cooks
  • Located 40 miles North of Steamboat Springs, CO, this 200,000 acre ranch sits on the border of Wyoming and Colorado where guests fly fish, private powder cat ski, and big game hunt, and then do everything from hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding to .
  • coolworks.com
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  • 8/17/2017 3:55:00 PM
  • Video: Floating the Black Canyon in Salmonfly Season
  • Here’s a cool video–which is actually a commercial for a raft–about a couple of anglers chasing trout in Colorado’s Black Canyon of the Gunnison during the salmonfly hatch. The raft allows them to get away from other fly fishers and find less ...
  • orvis.com
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  • 8/17/2017 2:56:00 PM
  • The Colonizer
  • They want to see me in four weeks. When my husband and I were first dating, I worked at a members-only fly-fishing ranch in southern Colorado during the summer. It’s a county of incredible grandeur: peaks rise over ten thousand feet, herds of mighty elk ..
  • therumpus.net
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  • 8/16/2017 7:01:00 PM
  • For the Love of Trout and Beer
  • The water was low and fairly warm so I figured the trout would be in that deep pool. Once in my spot I started casting a Thomas Colorado spoon in gold/nichol coloration. On my fourth cast I got a hit, but no fish. Thinking positive I made a few ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 8/16/2017 2:37:00 PM
  • Discarded Line Kills Osprey in Colorado
  • DENVER, Colo. – Fishing line can help you reel in the big one, but when monofilament is left carelessly along a lake or river it can be harmful to wildlife. In early August, Colorado Parks and Wildlife received a call about a dead osprey on the banks of ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/16/2017 9:22:00 AM
  • Littered fishing line harms wildlife
  • Colorado Parks and Wildlife urges residents to leave no trace and never litter discarded monofilament (fishing line) during or after fishing. In early August, dead osprey was found in the northwest part of the state, in Routt National Forest, on the banks
  • Durango Herald
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  • 8/15/2017 4:59:00 PM
  • Discarded Fishing Line Kills Osprey in Northwest Colorado
  • Fishing line can help you reel in the big one… but when monofilament is left carelessly along a lake or river, it can be deadly to wildlife. In early August, Colorado Parks and Wildlife received a call about a dead Osprey on the banks of Trout Creek in ...
  • Pagosa Daily Post
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  • 8/15/2017 2:21:00 PM
  • Discarded fishing line kills osprey in northwest Colorado
  • When monofilament fishing line is left along a lake or river it can be harmful to wildlife. In early August, Colorado Parks and Wildlife officer Andrea Sponseller reported finding a dead osprey on the banks of Trout Creek in the Routt National Forest in ..
  • Cortez Journal
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  • 8/15/2017 1:35:00 AM
  • Osprey found dead on Trout Creek, tangled in fishing line
  • An osprey found dead on the banks of Trout Creek in the Routt National Forest in northwest Colorado died when it became entangled in fishing line, Colorado Parks and Wildlife said Monday. The person who reported the dead raptor told wildlife officer that .
  • Denver Post
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  • 8/14/2017 8:15:00 PM
  • Find and catch fish fast on new waters
  • Case in point: Keefe recently tested the waters of an unfamiliar lake trout fishery a long cast from his home base on Colorado’s Lake Granby. “Productive structure was similar, trending toward rocky points, humps and ridges,” he recalls.
  • The Sentinel Echo
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  • 8/14/2017 2:55:00 PM
  • Catching Colorado: a half hour fishing special with 9NEWS
  • KUSA - It's hard to live in Colorado and not be a fan of the outdoors. Whether it's a sunny day with blue skies in the middle of summer, or a winter night with light snow fall in the Rocky Mountains, the state has some of the best spots for fishing in the
  • 9News
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  • 8/14/2017 4:01:00 AM
  • Davis Camp fish release still under scrutiny
  • The “Welcome Back the Trout” event, held Nov. 21, 2015, released more than 10,000 fish along the banks of the Colorado River, was paid for in part from Mohave County Parks Department funds, Bullhead City pest abatement and Clark County, Nev.
  • Havasu News
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  • 8/13/2017 6:20:00 AM
  • 5 Tips for Fishing with Kids
  • You can mold the moment however you want. We recently got a chance to fish on the Eagle River in Colorado, where these lessons came into play in one way or another. As much as I loved the chance to try and catch fish in the cold river, it was more about ..
  • somedayilllearn.com
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  • 8/11/2017 1:04:00 PM
  • Area fishing remains good
  • Area anglers would agree. “The bite remains strong for stripers,” said this week’s AZGFD advisory for the Colorado River below Davis Dam. “Try your favorite lure or use anchovies for stripers.” While the stripers are still biting, so are other fish.
  • Mohave Daily News
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  • 8/11/2017 8:17:00 AM
  • Colorado fishing report for weekend Aug. 11-13
  • The wildflowers are out and the bugs are hatching on the local rivers! Now is a great time to get out and fish. The fishing has been good over in South Park, especially around the Hartsel area. A dry dropper rig has been good in the mornings, and on sunny
  • Summit Daily News
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  • 8/10/2017 11:29:00 PM
  • Wickstrom: No excuse for not finding good fishing in Colorado
  • I hear anglers talk about the “dog days of summer” but if you live in Colorado, those frustrations are not necessary. Colorado offers such diverse opportunities for anglers there is always a “hot bite” to take advantage of somewhere. Sometimes it ...
  • Denver Post
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  • 8/9/2017 10:58:00 PM
  • Catfish hitting in summer haunts
  • River anglers have been locating cats at night in the Colorado River near Eagle Lake and the Trinity River near Bridge City. Somerville Lake has seen big changes the past few years, and the fish and fishermen are reaping the benefits. At Lake Waco ...
  • lsonews.com
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  • 8/9/2017 10:15:00 PM
  • Craft Beer Sales to Support Trout Conservation
  • David Nickum, Colorado T.U. Our partners with the Rocky Mountain Flyathlon and Running Rivers have unveiled the first beer in their Rare Fish / Rare Beer Project – Trucha Grande – and it is now available in stores in Denver. The program features ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/9/2017 7:15:00 AM
  • Game & Fish Magazine Partners with Chad Belding and Ish Monroe
  • Belding, host of “Fowl Life TV,” met with the Game & Fish crew in eastern Colorado earlier this year to photograph and test the latest gear for the duck-hunting section of the issue. “The gear Chad uses — Benelli’s new Super Black Eagle 3 and ...
  • Ammo Land
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  • 8/8/2017 8:30:00 PM
  • Game & Fish Magazine Partners with Belding, Monroe in Gear Issue
  • Belding, host of "Fowl Life TV," met with the Game & Fish crew in eastern Colorado earlier this year to photograph and test the latest gear for the duck-hunting section of the issue. "The gear Chad uses — Benelli's new Super Black Eagle 3 and Federal ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/8/2017 7:20:00 AM
  • Counting Fish By Their Calls
  • During the rising spring tides from February to June, the usually quiet Colorado River Delta is overcome by a low-pitched buzz. The drone pervades the estuary, and hundreds of fishermen, hunkered down in small boats known as pangas, follow the sound.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/7/2017 6:37:00 AM

Colorado Guides/Outfitters

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Colorado Fishing Clubs

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