The 2014 census listed 1,394 people in Jackson County, and the 2016 and 2017 stocking report for the 656-acre Lake John numbered 1 million fish. This means that if you want to catch a trout through the ice, North Park is where you want to be.
The single incorporated town in Jackson County is Walden, with half of the county’s residents. Walden in northern Colorado is not the middle of nowhere, but it can be seen from there. Over two hours from Ft. Collins and almost three hours from Denver, the lakes surrounding Walden provide a multi-tiered challenge for ice anglers.
READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE ON THE COLORADO OUTDOORS WEBSITE: https://coloradooutdoorsmag.com/2018/03/02/walden-ice-university/