Colorado Fishing Destinations

Elbert Creek

Apache Trout Brown Trout

Elbert Creek is a popular fishing area located in the mountains of Colorado. The creek is home to a variety of fish species including brook, rainbow, and brown trout. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and scenic drives. Fishing tips include using small lures and dry flies for the best catch. The best time of year to visit is in the summer months from June to August when the average temperature is around 70 degrees Fahrenheit. 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.