Colorado Fishing Destinations

Engineers Lake

Apache Trout Blue Catfish Kelp Bass

Engineers Lake is a popular fishing spot in Colorado, home to a variety of fish species including trout, bass, and catfish. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and boating. Fishing tips include using lures and baits specific to the fish species you are targeting, and paying attention to weather and water conditions. The best time to visit is during the summer months from June to August, with average temperatures ranging from 60-80°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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This is the largest catfish of the family Ictaluridae, reported to grow to 120 lb. (54 kg).

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The kelp bass, a member of a large group of seabasses, which inhabit the eastern Pacific, is a robust fish ...