Colorado Fishing Destinations

Banner Lakes Swa

Apache Trout Brown Trout Cutthroat Trout and 1 more species

Banner Lakes SWA is a great fishing spot in Colorado, where you can catch rainbow trout, brown trout, and cutthroat trout. The nearby activities include hiking, camping, and wildlife viewing. Fishing tips include using dry flies, nymphs, and streamers. The best time to visit is from May to October, with temperatures ranging from 45°F to 80°F. Make sure to bring appropriate gear for changing weather conditions, and check local regulations before fishing. Get driving directions.

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Fish Species

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

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The brown trout is one of the world’s most widely distributed and highly esteemed freshwater fish.

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Cutthroat trout are the most widely distributed of all the western trouts of North America.

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