Colorado Fishing Destinations

Groundhog Reservoir

Apache Trout Brown Trout

Groundhog Reservoir is a popular fishing spot in Colorado that is famous for its trout fishing. The reservoir is stocked regularly with rainbow, cutthroat, and brown trout, making it an ideal destination for anglers. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and wildlife watching. Fishing tips include using lures like spinners, spoons, and jigs, and fishing in the early morning or late evening for the best results. The best time to visit is from June to September when the temperatures average between 70 to 80 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.