Fish Explorer Logo
Colorado
Colorado Fishing FishExplorer.com
Colorado Fishing  
Login Usr:Psd:
Don't have an account? Register now...
 
 
spacer spacer
spacer
Go back to Main FxR Forum listings
River: Fountain Creek
Fish: Brown Trout

Urbanized

Post By: moosegoose      Posted: 5/13/2019 10:27:19 PM     Points: 190    
Thought Id post a couple nice ones Ive found lately! If youd like to fish sometime let me know. Im always looking for someone to fly fish with around the weird spots in Colorado Springs area. alanpeak11b@gmail.com Please catch and release on Fountain Creek as they are NOT stocked and quite polluted as well. Keep em wet!
 Reply by: anglerwannabe      Posted: May. 14, 5:52:43 AM     Points: 51318    
good job Alan.. you still guiding?
 Reply by: xavierk31      Posted: May. 14, 6:06:25 AM     Points: 2311    
Wow, nicely done sir! Are those spots in CS or in Manitou?
 Reply by: bron      Posted: May. 14, 6:19:58 AM     Points: 30334    
Nice catches Alan!
 Reply by: SGM      Posted: May. 14, 8:03:47 AM     Points: 9127    
Nice, was not sure if any fish survived the fire, floods etc that the creek has been hit with over the past few years.
 Reply by: moosegoose      Posted: May. 14, 8:23:11 AM     Points: 190    
Anglerwannabe, not anymore. Just fishing with my friends and family these days in between class.

 Reply by: moosegoose      Posted: May. 14, 8:24:19 AM     Points: 190    
Xavierk31, both! And above and below for both!!
 Reply by: moosegoose      Posted: May. 14, 8:27:43 AM     Points: 190    
SGM, the fire definitely killed a ton of them. I remember fishing manitou before and after the fire. Big difference

Im guessing that a bunch of them ran up into cascade, severy, french, ruxton, Sutherland and Cheyenne creeks to survive.
 Reply by: panfishin      Posted: May. 14, 9:42:49 AM     Points: 7812    
great catches! looks like a great time
 Reply by: NoNick      Posted: May. 14, 10:20:33 AM     Points: 40    
I would have never believed there's fish like that in there, but I believe it now.
 Reply by: Hawaiian Punch      Posted: May. 14, 4:59:49 PM     Points: 5989    
Very nice.You would be surprised at where and what you catch.Just ask folks on the prarrie that have irrigation ditchs.
 Reply by: xavierk31      Posted: May. 15, 10:17:47 AM     Points: 2311    
Man, good to know Moose, thanks for sharing. Gonna have to check out the creek at some point for sure!
 Reply by: cobragt203      Posted: May. 15, 10:30:09 AM     Points: 823    
I like fishing the creek for the little native fish. I don't really fly fish but it would be cool to see some of the other areas around there
 Reply by: _Colorado      Posted: May. 16, 8:28:35 PM     Points: 533    
I saw you down there when I left work one day - at least I think it must have been you. Never saw anyone fish that spot before! I'm as surprised as anyone about that catch. Way to go.
 Reply by: Bubba02STi      Posted: May. 16, 11:37:50 PM     Points: 500    
Ive hit that a couple times. There are some good sized down there surprisingly. Just not a fan of all the trash and bums.

Back to top...