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Rifle Gap Reservoir

Status:  Log in or Register... 12.04.18
Water Tmp:  12.04.18
Level:  10.06.18
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Last Conditions Report for Rifle Gap Reservoir: 12.04.18
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Fish Species in Rifle Gap Reservoir:
Bluegill, Brown Trout, Black Crappie, (Log in for full fish species list)
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Lakes & Rivers Nearby:
East Rifle Creek  |  Harvey Gap Reservoir
Rifle Gap Reservoir
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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Rifle Gap, a relatively narrow east-west oriented reservoir, has a reputation for producing large browns and thanks to stocking efforts offers excellent rainbow fishing. Walleye, smallmouth bass, crappie, yellow perch and northern pike all prowl the reservoir offering anglers lots of options when it comes to chasing large fish. When the winter snows fly bringing an ice cap to Rifle Gap, auger t... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

Take I-70 to the Rifle exit, then go north on Highway 13 for three miles. This takes you through the town of Rifle on Railroad Ave. When the road comes to a y, stay to the right on Highway 13. Turn right onto Highway 325 and Rifle Gap will be about 6 miles.

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Rifle Gap Reservoir Stocking 2015 to 2017
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