Colorado Fishing Destinations

Buckeye Reservoir

Apache Trout Atlantic Salmon Brown Trout and 1 more species

Buckeye Reservoir in Colorado is a popular fishing spot that is home to a variety of fish species, including rainbow trout, brown trout, and kokanee salmon. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and picnicking. Fishing tips for Buckeye Reservoir include using artificial lures such as spinners and spoons, as well as live bait such as worms and salmon eggs. The best time of year to visit Buckeye Reservoir for fishing is in the summer and fall months when the water temperature is warmer. Average temperatures in the summer range from 70-80 degrees Fahrenheit, while fall temperatures range from 50-60 degrees Fahrenheit. 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 value of the Atlantic salmon both as a sport, commercial, and food fish cannot be exaggerated.

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