Colorado Fishing Destinations

Curtain Ponds

Apache Trout Brown Trout Cutthroat Trout and 1 more species

Curtain Ponds Fishing Area is a popular spot for fishing enthusiasts in Colorado, USA. The area is known for its thriving populations of rainbow trout, brown trout, and cutthroat trout. The nearby activities include camping, hiking, and bird-watching. Visitors can also enjoy exploring the nearby town of Gunnison. Fishing tips include using dry flies and nymphs during the day and streamers during the early morning and late evening. The best time of year to visit is during the summer months, with an average temperature of 75°F. 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 brown trout is one of the world’s most widely distributed and highly esteemed freshwater fish.

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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.