Colorado Fishing Destinations

Ehrlich Lake

Apache Trout Brown Trout

Ehrlich Lake is located in northwest Colorado and is known for its excellent trout fishing. The lake is stocked with rainbow, cutthroat, and brown trout, making it a popular spot for anglers. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and birdwatching. Fishing tips include using lures and flies and fishing early in the morning or late in the evening. The best time to visit is in the summer months when temperatures average around 80°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.