Colorado Fishing Destinations

Barr Lake

Apache Trout Blue Catfish Bluegill and 1 more species

Barr Lake is a prime fishing destination located in Colorado, USA. The lake is home to a variety of fish species, including trout, bass, catfish, and bluegill. Nearby activities include hiking trails, bird watching, and camping. Fishing tips include using live bait, fishing in shallow waters, and casting near submerged structures. The best time of year to visit is during the spring and fall, with average temperatures ranging from 40-70°F. Visitors can also check out the Barr Lake State Park Visitor Center for more information on the area. 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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This is the largest catfish of the family Ictaluridae, reported to grow to 120 lb. (54 kg).

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Today the bluegill is one of the most popular panfish species in North America.

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The kelp bass, a member of a large group of seabasses, which inhabit the eastern Pacific, is a robust fish ...