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Prospect Ponds (FC)

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Status:  Log in or Register... 01.05.24
Water Tmp:  07.16.20
Level:  01.05.24
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Prospect Ponds (FC): 07.20.23
Prospect Ponds (FC) on FishExplorer has 131 historic conditions reports, 96 historic water temperature updates, 124 historic status updates, 120 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Fish Species in Prospect Ponds (FC):
Black Crappie, Bluegill, Channel Catfish, plus 8 more... (Log in for full fish species list)
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Prospect Ponds (FC)
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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General Details:

Prospect Ponds Natural Area is on the Eastern end of Fort Collins and offers decent fishing for crappie, catfish, bass and carp.

From FCNA: The paved Poudre River Trail follows the western border of Prospect Ponds and soft surface trails encircle the ponds. There is more than ponds at Prosp... Log in for additional details...

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Getting there:

From I-25 heading North or South, take the Prospect exit East towards Fort Collins. Drive just under 2 miles past Riverbend Natural Area and turn left onto Sharp Point Drive. Take Sharp Point around the ponds to the Prospect Ponds Natural Area parking lot.

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Prospect Ponds (FC) Master Angler Awards
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Prospect Ponds (FC) Stocking 2021 to 2023
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Lake Class: 4
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