LAKE JOHN

Species Weather Hydrology


FISHING COLORADO

Lake John


April 15, 2024

Lake John is a popular fishing destination in Colorado, USA. Anglers come here to catch rainbow, brown, and cutthroat trout, as well as kokanee salmon. Nearby activities include hiking, bird watching, and camping. For the best fishing experience, anglers are advised to use small lures or flies and fish near the bottom. The best time to visit Lake John is from May to October when the weather is mild and the fish are most active. In the summer months, the average temperature is around 70°F, while in the fall, it drops to around 50°F.



Fish Species
Image Alt Apache Trout
Image Alt Atlantic Salmon
Image Alt Cutthroat Trout

Weather Outlook



16 Day Long Term Forecast

Seasonal Comparison


Historical Data


Area Boat Ramps

STATE BRIDGE BOAT RAMP
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
US 34 GRAND COUNTY
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
TEAL LAKE BOATING SITE
North Platte Headwaters Watershed, Colorado
PINBALL ACCESS BOAT RAMP
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
CR 6 GRAND COUNTY
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
STATE BRIDGE RIVER ACCESS
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
RADIUM REC SITE BOAT RAMP
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
GRAND COUNTY
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
CATAMOUNT BRIDGE BOAT RAMP
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado
CONFLUENCE REC SITE BOAT RAMP
Colorado headwaters Watershed, Colorado

Parks & Recreation

                                                       

Wilderness Huston Park

Seminoe State Park

Fort Fred Steele State Historic Site

Wilderness Encampment River

Flume Creek Park

Bamforth National Wildlife Refuge

Pathfinder National Wildlife Refuge

Wilderness Savage Run

Hutton Lake National Wildlife Refuge

Cinnabar Park

                                                                                                                       
                                               
WOLFORD DAM FISHING ACCESS
The Wolford Dam Fishing Access is a popular destination for anglers in the Colorado headwaters watershed. Located near the town of Kremmling, the access point offers excellent fishing opportunities for ...
REEDER CREEK FISHING ACCESS
The Reeder Creek Fishing Access is located in the Colorado headwaters watershed. It is a popular destination for anglers due to the abundance of trout in its waters. The access ...
WOLFORD MOUNTAIN OHV AREA
The Wolford Mountain OHV Area is located in Grand County, Colorado, within the Colorado headwaters watershed. The area is a popular destination for off-road enthusiasts and is open from May ...
POWERS FISHING ACCESS
The Powers Fishing Access is a popular destination for anglers in the Colorado headwaters watershed. Located near Granby, Colorado, the access point provides entry to the Colorado River where visitors ...
GRAND COUNTY BIRD LIST
HIGHWAY 9 FISHING ACCESS
The Highway 9 Fishing Access is located in the Colorado headwaters watershed, in Summit County, Colorado. The access point provides an ideal location for anglers to fish for trout in ...
SUNSET FISHING ACCESS
Sunset Fishing Access is a popular destination for fishing enthusiasts and hikers in the Colorado headwaters watershed. Located near the town of Kremmling, the access point provides easy entry to ...
MUDDY CREEK FISHING ACCESS
The Muddy Creek Fishing Access in Colorado's headwaters watershed is a popular destination for anglers and outdoor enthusiasts. Located in the Routt National Forest, the area features clear streams, scenic ...
JUNCTION BUTTE WATCHABLE WILDLIFE
The Junction Butte Watchable Wildlife area is located in the upper Colorado River Basin in Colorado. The area is known for its diverse wildlife population, including pronghorn antelope, elk, mule ...
BARGER GULCH FISHING ACCESS
The Barger Gulch Fishing Access is a popular destination for anglers and outdoor enthusiasts in the Colorado headwaters watershed. Located along the Colorado River near Kremmling, the area offers ample ...

Log Your Visit

When was your last visit to Lake John?

Add a Photo

How was it? How were conditions?

Rate the backcountry skiing


Submit

Leave A Review

Lake John

Submit

Upload an Image

Lake John

Favorite Limit Reached