Rifle Falls State Park and hatchery is inaccessible due to road collapse, campers and visitors urged to avoid the area.
Besides hiking, golf, cycling, kayaking, horseback riding, hot springs and all the other distractions this valley has to offer, fly-fishing can be a very relaxing way to spend your day.
CPW to host public open house on proposal to open string of ponds below Lake Pueblo
Cherry Creek State Park’s natural swim area temporarily closed
New traffic gates and spike strips have gone up at Lake Granby and Shadow Mountain Reservoir as part of a collaborative effort to protect Grand County’s lakes and waterways from invasive species.
Routine stop turns into chase, eventual capture of wanted fugitive
Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials recovered the body of a missing female Saturday morning at Jackson Lake State Park.
Krall, a District Wildlife Manager for Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW), was helping the agency’s aquatic biologists move the fish about six miles up the steep trail to the upper reaches of the creek.
Water quality, aquatic life expected to rebound from numerous challenges
Locals are scratching their heads this week looking at river levels, especially since we are nearly a month behind “schedule.”
There are still lots of these quiet, little, out of the way places to fish, but we always seem to pass them up in favor of the convenient and familiar. I sometimes wonder if we aren’t missing the point.
Routine testing by Lake Pueblo staff reveals increase in bacteria level prompting immediate closure of Rock Canyon Swim Beach during holiday weekend
All together, Tyler, who was fishing with his dad Jim, caught seven northern pike and 12 smallmouth bass during the tournament.
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When it comes to fishing success, most anglers will say it takes both skill and luck.
Boater safety and BUI enforcement are high priorities for Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Tucked away just outside the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve lies a beautiful hidden reservoir set against a backdrop of often snow-capped mountain peaks.
Hundreds of dead fish wash up in Colorado lake, investigations underway
A measure protecting some 400,000 acres of public land in Colorado, passed a House committee Wednesday.
Colorado Springs is one of only a few remaining Front Range cities without a creek or river being regularly used for recreation. “There’s so many opportunities," said Alan Peak.
How safe is your catch of the day?
South Fork hosts annual Youth Fishing Clinic
On the Fly: Silver Linings Fishing Club
CPW to host fishing contest
Railroad trestle bridge in Colorado reservoir off-limits after near-tragedy
There will be new hunting opportunities on 74 refuges and 15 fish hatcheries
The Park County man's hunting, fishing and trapping privileges had already been suspended twice previously.
CORE Act will protect wildlife across the state
Fifth Annual Smallmouth Bass Fishing Tournament at Ridgway State Park, sponsored by Colorado Parks and Wildlife, aimed at reducing population of smallmouth bass in the reservoir
Colorado Parks and Wildlife commissioned 23 new officers at Friday’s swearing-in
The dangers of high water levels and swift-moving rapids extend to river rafters, tubers, anglers, swimmers as well as families who picnic by the water.
A 69-year-old man was attacked by a cow moose while working on a ranch
“This is literally OHV dollars going right back into the trails,” said CPW State Trails Program Manager Fletcher Jacobs
‘They Can Do This Too’: Fishing Nonprofit Reaches Out To Diverse Group Of Children
Get hooked by fun at free fishing event hosted by Moffat County cops, vets
Denver's South Platte Has Plenty Of Fish. Think Hard Before You Put One In Your Mouth
with guest angler instructor Malik Wilder of FishingForHiphop.com, is hosting a youth fishing clinic for children with Mercy Housing on Tuesday at Lake Lehow in Littleton from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Free event. Participants can try activities such as fishing, shooting sports, learning about hunter education, macro-invertebrates
Children, parents and grandparents flock to North Lake Park for annual event
Anglers can earn $20 per fish by catching illegally introduced northern pike at Kenney Reservoir in northwestern Colorado.
Colorado triathlon combines trail running, fly fishing, and craft beer
DENVER, Colo. -- Governor Jared Polis announced today the hiring of Dan Prenzlow as the new Director of Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW). Dan is a Colorado native and brings over 33 years of experience with the agency to his new role.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Rainbow trout, cutthroat, walleye and other game fish are turning the tables on the people of Colorado.
RIFLE, Colo. - Colorado Parks and Wildlife will give away approximately 216 walleye fillets, free to licensed anglers on a first-come, first-served basis, June 1 at Rifle Gap State Park.
Colorado’s U.S. senators have introduced a bill to boost the outdoor recreation industry on public lands.
Designer helps spread gospel of tenkara fishing
Get kids hooked on fishing at this weekend’s fishing derby
CPW is updating the management plan for State Forest State Park
CPW looking for an aggressive bear that bit a woman on the thigh as she and her husband hiked on the Hunter Creek Trail near Lone Pine Road in Aspen
Programs in June will highlight local wildlife, favorite flowers, unique features and local history at the park.