Colorado Fishing Destinations

Bingham Lake-Pinery Reservoir

Apache Trout Blue Catfish Kelp Bass and 1 more species

Bingham Lake Pinery Reservoir is a great spot for fishing in Colorado, with anglers targeting species such as trout, bass, and catfish. Nearby activities include hiking, biking, and bird watching. Fishing tips include using bait such as worms, power bait, or lures, and fishing in the early morning or late afternoon. The best time of year to visit is during the summer months (June-August) when the average temperature is around 85°F. It's important to note that fishing regulations and permits may apply, so be sure to check with the local authorities before casting your line. 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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This is the largest catfish of the family Ictaluridae, reported to grow to 120 lb. (54 kg).

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

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Permit are essentially shallow water, schooling fish occurring over sandy flats and reefs in depths from 1 to 17 fathoms.