Colorado Fishing Destinations

Crown Hill Lake

Apache Trout Blue Catfish Bluegill and 1 more species

Crown Hill Lake is a small, urban fishing area located in Wheat Ridge, Colorado. The lake is stocked with trout, catfish, bass, and bluegill, making it a popular spot for fishing enthusiasts. Nearby activities include hiking, picnicking, and birdwatching at the adjacent Crown Hill Park. Fishing tips include using small lures or bait and fishing during early morning or late evening hours. The best time to visit is in the spring or fall, with average temperatures ranging from 50-70 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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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 ...