Colorado Fishing Destinations

Cattail Pond At Boulder County Fairgrounds

Black Crappie Bluegill Kelp Bass

The cattail pond at the Boulder County Fairgrounds fishing area is a small pond that offers a chance to catch bluegill, crappie, and bass. Nearby activities include hiking and picnicking. Fishing tips include using a small jig or a worm to catch bluegill and crappie, and using a spinnerbait or plastic worm to catch bass. The best time of year to visit is in the spring and fall when the temperatures are mild, averaging around 50-70°F. Get driving directions.

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Fish Species

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Crappies are members of the sunfish and the black bass family.

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

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