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Lake: Cherry Creek Reservoir

Cherry Creek the new Georgetown?

Post By: Rodbender      Posted: 1/14/2021 9:58:46 AM     Points: 1429    
Beware -After last night's hurricane winds, there are PILES of sand on the ice. It's a lot worse the closer to shore that you are. A bunch of 3" thick ice was ripped of the water around the marina and flipped onto the 8" of stable ice.
All of the snow is gone, leaving a crust you'll sink through in places. Marked plenty of fish but only one bite and one fish.
Bonus- 7 eagles were out on the ice this morning. Usually see 1 or 2.
 Reply by: FishHuntNow      Posted: Jan. 14, 10:33:47 AM     Points: 1324    
Thanks for the report. Hopefully the wind goes away sooner then later, i'm liking the temps next 10 days, good hope.
 Reply by: Rodbender      Posted: Jan. 14, 11:19:18 AM     Points: 1429    
Yeah, actually I referring to the sand ruining auger bits as much as being windy lol!
 Reply by: wingman13      Posted: Jan. 14, 5:00:03 PM     Points: 961    
I thought you might also be talking about the number of people there. Place has been really busy this year.
 Reply by: Rodbender      Posted: Jan. 14, 5:46:49 PM     Points: 1429    
You are right about that. i've been icing the creek for about 14 years and there were several days that there were people everywhere! And not just fishing- wandering all around walking sledding and even the annual hockey area!
 Reply by: SirGreg88      Posted: Jan. 14, 10:39:43 PM     Points: 74    
Other than the size, elevation, fish species, average water temp, aquatic insect base, forage fish, surrounding wildlife, boating hours and bigfoot sightings--YES! They are exactly the same...........