Species Weather Hydrology

Erie Lake, located in Colorado, is known for its excellent fishing opportunities. The lake is home to a variety of fish species, including largemouth bass, bluegill, crappie, and catfish. Nearby activities include hiking, biking, and camping, making it a great destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Fishing tips include using live bait, fishing near submerged vegetation, and targeting deeper water in the summer. The best time of year to visit is during the spring and fall when temperatures average around 60-70 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Regional Streamflow


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Nearby Camping & Amenities

Camping Area Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Peregrine Pines Military - USAF Academy Numerous 6,631 ft
Farish Military - USAF Academy Numerous 9,083 ft
South Meadows 64 7,897 ft
Thunder Ridge 21 9,216 ft
Happy Meadows 8 7,879 ft
Colorado 81 7,806 ft
Painted Rocks 18 7,836 ft
Wildhorn 9 8,856 ft
Meadow Ridge 19 9,177 ft
Blue Mountain 21 8,079 ft