Colorado Fishing Destinations

Cowdrey Lake

Apache Trout Brook Trout Cutthroat Trout and 1 more species

Cowdrey Lake is a popular fishing area located in the state of Colorado, USA. The lake is home to several fish species, including rainbow trout, brook trout, and cutthroat trout. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and birdwatching. The best time to visit Cowdrey Lake for fishing is in the summer months from June to August, with average temperatures ranging from 55°F to 85°F. Fishing tips include using small lures or flies and fishing in the early morning or late evening. Overall, Cowdrey Lake is a fantastic destination for anglers and outdoor enthusiasts. 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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The brook trout is one of the most popular game fishes in northeastern North America.

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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.