Colorado Fishing Destinations

Dillon Reservoir

Apache Trout Atlantic Salmon Brown Trout and 1 more species

Dillon Reservoir is a popular fishing destination in Colorado, USA. The reservoir is stocked with rainbow trout, brown trout, kokanee salmon, and arctic char. The area offers a variety of activities such as hiking, camping, and boating. For fishing tips, it is recommended to use bait such as power bait or worms, and to fish from a boat or shore. The best time of year to visit is during the summer months, with temperatures ranging from 70-80°F. Autumn is also great for fishing as the water temperature starts to cool down. 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 value of the Atlantic salmon both as a sport, commercial, and food fish cannot be exaggerated.

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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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The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms.