Colorado Fishing Destinations

Balsam Park Pond

Apache Trout Rainbow Trout

Balsam Park Pond is a small, scenic fishing spot located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado. The pond is stocked with rainbow trout, making it a popular spot for angling enthusiasts. Nearby activities include hiking, picnicking, and birdwatching. Fishing tips include using small lures or flies and practicing catch-and-release. The best time of year to visit is from late spring to early fall when the temperature averages between 60-80°F. Overall, Balsam Park Pond is a great destination for a peaceful day of fishing and outdoor recreation. Get driving directions.

Weather Outlook

Fish Species

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The apache trout is considered to be critically endangered by the IUCN.

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The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms.