Colorado Fishing Destinations

Kinney Lake State Wildlife Area

Apache Trout Brown Trout

The Kinney Lake State Wildlife Area Fishing Area in Colorado offers excellent opportunities for anglers seeking rainbow and brown trout. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and wildlife viewing. For fishing, anglers should use small nymphs, dry flies, and streamers. The best time to visit is in the summer months, with average temperatures ranging from 70-80°F. Visitors should also be aware of potential lightning storms in the area. 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.