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Crystal Creek Reservoir is a beautiful fishing spot located in the mountains of Colorado. The reservoir is home to various fish species, including rainbow trout, brown trout, and cutthroat trout. Visitors can also enjoy hiking, camping, and picnicking in the nearby Pike National Forest. Fishing tips include using lures and flies that imitate the natural prey of the fish and fishing near inlet and outlet areas. The best time to visit is during the summer months, with average temperatures ranging from 60 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Popular Camping Destinations

Camping Area Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Grand View 9 10,038 ft
Inlet Bay - Horsetooth Reservoir Numerous 5,437 ft
Flatiron Reservoir Numerous 5,483 ft
Aspenglen - Rocky Mountain National Park 51 8,227 ft
Carter Lake - North Side Campgrounds Numerous 5,792 ft
Long Draw 25 10,059 ft
South Bay - Horsetooth Reservoir Numerous 5,435 ft
Boyd Lake State Park 148 4,991 ft
Marys Lake - USBR 270 8,032 ft
Missile Site Park 12 4,942 ft

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Roosevelt National Forest

Roosevelt National Forest is a popular destination for visitors to Colorado. This forest covers more than 800,000 acres and is home to a variety of wildlife and plant species. Some of the reasons to visit include hiking, camping, fishing, and wildlife viewing. One of the main attractions in the Roosevelt National Forest is the Cache la Poudre River, which is a popular spot for fishing and rafting. Visitors can also explore the numerous hiking trails in the forest, including the Greyrock Trail and the Hewlett Gulch Trail. There are also many campsites available for overnight stays, as well as several ...