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Lake: Engineers Lake

Engineer Lake has new tenants..

Post By: Basschaser      Posted: 4/24/2017 7:59:49 PM     Points: 1327    
Maybe fishexplorer should give'em honorary "lake skipper" title..
 Reply by: Basschaser      Posted: 4/24/2017 8:00:48 PM     Points: 1327    
Wind was hard today.. Guess this guy gona need a new bome
 Reply by: Basschaser      Posted: 4/24/2017 8:01:23 PM     Points: 1327    
Then there is this guy
 Reply by: Basschaser      Posted: 4/24/2017 8:02:27 PM     Points: 1327    
O and usual... Just Cause line is off your reel doesn't mean it's done catching. It's not that heavy so please take it out with you.
 Reply by: team FMFO      Posted: 4/24/2017 8:16:31 PM     Points: 3560    
So where is that located ?
And can you just set up camp and live there like that ?
I guess I have lived in the mountains for WAY to long . :)
 Reply by: bron      Posted: 4/24/2017 9:19:34 PM     Points: 40576    
Turn these pictures in to the authorities. Just posting them doesn't solve the problem. The whole Platte corridor is full of vagrants....if you complain enough to the police maybe you can get results. I've fished there and Clear Creek Pond and have been worried about this kind of encroachment.
 Reply by: Kev-o      Posted: 4/25/2017 7:23:54 AM     Points: 69907    
Looks like a good place to end up with an infected needle in your hand or foot. Remember to practice c&r because somebody might want to catch it again. Conserve resources lol. Seriously though man you should find a safer place to fish basschaser.
 Reply by: Basschaser      Posted: 4/25/2017 8:26:52 AM     Points: 1327    
This has gone down hill fast.. This used to be my favorite spring time honey hole. Now i watch it going to crap.. Every agency I talk to is giving me umms and humms seems like no agancy has a plan on how to clean up lakes. I take some trash out when I leave but God dam it's never ending.
 Reply by: FISHRANGLER      Posted: 4/25/2017 8:30:53 AM     Points: 1685    
Call the Adams county parks department the guy the runs it will get rid of them fast.
 Reply by: Basschaser      Posted: 4/25/2017 9:06:45 AM     Points: 1327    
Rangler.. I might have finally scored. I got the email address for someone named Mark who is in charge of upkeep around the open spaces areas. I sent him some photos along with a request to contact me when and if actions will be take. Hope this works.
 Reply by: GoNe_FiShIn_11      Posted: 4/25/2017 9:31:02 AM     Points: 11313    
Looks like a good place for a controlled burn. That will take care of the over growth, trash and bums. Three birds one stone😉. Glad I'm out in the boondocks.
 Reply by: shiverfix      Posted: 4/25/2017 9:45:06 AM     Points: 3867    
Yup, homeless people have no worth and should just be burned alive...
 Reply by: Basschaser      Posted: 4/25/2017 9:59:40 AM     Points: 1327    
Shiver, Noone is advocating killing people. In this case it's the fact they are destroying engineers lake. Aside from trashing the place they are also baking meth and throwing the leftovers into the lake. None said they are worthless... But i cant think of any benefits they provide either.
 Reply by: fishinfoco      Posted: 4/25/2017 2:03:33 PM     Points: 309    
I've noticed this same thing in some of the Fort Collins natural areas as well. Not so much cook sites, but tents and camps certainly.
 Reply by: Hawaiian Punch      Posted: 4/25/2017 3:35:05 PM     Points: 9195    
If they are dumping the leftover from making meth,its now a EPA issue!
Call them,they will take care of it.
 Reply by: ALLYAKEDUP      Posted: 4/26/2017 4:49:24 AM     Points: 0    
Well you have too get the GOV in this state to do something other then waste money on BOAT INSPECTIONS and raising our fees to fish. Like helping these folks out with 1 way bus tickets to WASHINGTON DC!!!!!!!
 Reply by: Longfish      Posted: 4/26/2017 6:20:32 AM     Points: 350    
What? that is lake front property......... hope he had insurance on his home lol the average man could not afford a peice of land like that and he gets to stay there for free i knew i messed up staying in school lmfao he probley has a nice styrofoam baot to.
 Reply by: Basschaser      Posted: 4/26/2017 1:39:42 PM     Points: 1327    
No joyous reply... Here is the reply from Adams CountyŚMarc
 Reply by: Basschaser      Posted: 4/26/2017 1:45:19 PM     Points: 1327    
To which I replied....
 Reply by: esoxrocks      Posted: 4/26/2017 1:46:18 PM     Points: 2504    
Yea...well...there you go...too bad for the stupid taxpayers who would like to use that area, or live near there. So, according to this Adams County official, anywhere someone decides to pitch a tent is now considered an "active camp" and not subject to enforcement action by the sheriff'?

Really? How about the park down the street from his home, or the sheriff's home, or the county commissioner's homes?
 Reply by: bluecollarguy      Posted: 4/26/2017 8:11:38 PM     Points: 43    
Frustrating...I guess Adams county is at the bottom of the list for the metro when it comes to this stuff. Just a tad too rural too focus on this stuff and probably stretched thin in general on money and manpower to deal with it regularly.

Wonder what would happen if a tent popped up near the CPW pond at the Broadway location haha just a few blocks from the creek actually!
 Reply by: Basschaser      Posted: 4/29/2017 6:43:21 PM     Points: 1327    
Another reply.. Just more frustration. Guess we have front row seat to watching our small lakes becoming floating dumps

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