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Lake: Barker Reservoir

Barker Update

Post By: NativeCuttie      Posted: 11/16/2016 3:53:06 PM     Points: 380    
Anyone been lately? I never have much luck there but looking for somewhere to go this weekend to take my family that rarely goes. Was looking for something just outside the city where they would be able to catch some fish.
 Reply by: NativeCuttie      Posted: 11/17/2016 8:33:54 AM     Points: 380    
Dang nobody has been up to Neds?
 Reply by: sickws6      Posted: 11/17/2016 10:05:42 AM     Points: 574    
I was up 2 weeks ago, slow fishing, caught one small brook 5 inches with worm, Kokes were not running and only a few in the pools, no one that day had luck snagging. saw 1 guy on the south side land 2 kokes and 2 15" rainbows he said on a copper spoon, good luck up there
 Reply by: NativeCuttie      Posted: 11/17/2016 10:07:56 AM     Points: 380    
I saw it on the stocking report so was wondering if things had picked up. Thanks for the update.
 Reply by: ShuMugen      Posted: 11/17/2016 3:35:01 PM     Points: 853    
Its has been very slow and I have yet to see any thing bigger than 6" come out. best chance are to fish St. Vrains since the trouts are stocked and your able to get the family into some fish..
 Reply by: Swigs      Posted: 11/17/2016 9:05:28 PM     Points: 189    
Peak of run in 2015 was Nov 3, salmon are 2
Weeks later this year. Now running the inlet
To barker Aka middle boulder creek
 Reply by: 3wayfisha      Posted: 11/17/2016 9:11:24 PM     Points: 164    
some salmon ran there weeks ago..
 Reply by: Swigs      Posted: 11/18/2016 9:34:25 PM     Points: 189    
Thanks Gucci, there was an early pod and later run, likely strange weather made them run later than normal, also some browns and rainbows to be had
 Reply by: Jacob J      Posted: 11/19/2016 5:50:39 AM     Points: 1801    
Species info page is still showing Barker as a home for grayling.
Just wondering when was the last grayling seen up there?
 Reply by: Bassackwards      Posted: 11/21/2016 3:30:22 AM     Points: 1040    
I caught grayling up there two years ago. That's the last time I fished there.
 Reply by: NativeCuttie      Posted: 11/21/2016 5:46:37 PM     Points: 380    
I didn't end up going. If anyone did I hope they had some luck!