Colorado Fishing Destinations

Flagler Reservoir

Apache Trout Black Crappie Blue Catfish and 1 more species

Flagler Reservoir is located in eastern Colorado and is a popular fishing spot for anglers. Some of the fish species found in the reservoir include walleye, crappie, catfish, and trout. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and hunting. Fishing tips include using jigs and live bait for walleye and fishing near drop-offs for catfish. The best time of year to visit is in the spring and fall when temperatures are mild, with average temperatures ranging from 50 to 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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Crappies are members of the sunfish and the black bass family.

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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 walleye is a wide-ranging, North American species that occurs virtually everywhere on the mainland.