Colorado Fishing Destinations

Diamond Lake - Ipwa

Apache Trout

The Diamond Lake IPWA fishing area is located in the mountains of Colorado and offers ample opportunities for fishing. The area is home to several species of trout, including rainbow, brown, and cutthroat. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and boating. Fishing tips include using flies and lures that mimic the natural prey of the trout. The best time of year to visit is during the summer months, with average temperatures ranging from the mid-60s to low 70s Fahrenheit. Visitors should be prepared for cooler temperatures in the early morning and evening. Get driving directions.

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The apache trout is considered to be critically endangered by the IUCN.