Colorado Fishing Destinations

Forty Acre Lake

Apache Trout Blue Catfish Kelp Bass and 2 more species

Forty Acre Lake is a popular fishing spot located in Larimer County, Colorado, USA. The lake is stocked with rainbow trout, catfish, and largemouth bass, making it an excellent destination for anglers. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and birdwatching, making it a great spot for nature enthusiasts. The best time to visit is during the summer months when temperatures average around 70°F. Fishing tips include using bait such as nightcrawlers and power bait, and fishing early in the morning or late in the evening for best results. Get driving directions.

Weather Outlook

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 ...

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The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms.