Patches of snow still linger on the banks and the temperature at 7 a.m. is a chilly 28 degrees, but the ice is finally off North Delaney Buttes Lake, midges are hatching and big fish are cruising the shallows.
U.S. Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) announced the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will distribute $16,885,597 in Wildlife Restoration funds, and $9,325,398 in Sport Fish Restoration funds to Colorado Parks and Wildlife for use in fiscal year 2019.
House bill advances in Senate $184,000 in revenue at stake
Pueblo West is gearing up for an event that would make Mark Twain proud as the Tom Sawyer Fishing Derby - a mash-up of fishing prowess and costume contests - is set for April 27 at Cattail Crossing Pond.
The annual senior fish-off is scheduled for Friday at Walden Ponds.
Healthy, unfragmented public lands in the Continental Divide provide some of the best habitat for wildlife and the best back country hunting opportunities in the Central Rockies.
Fish from shore, or bring your boat for the fattest brown or rainbow trout in the competition at Bear Creek Reservoir.
Tired of midge fishing for the past five months? April is a gift for winter-weary fly-fishers here in the valley.
Information. There is a lot of it going around.
With warmer temperatures and the start of a new fishing season — which began, in earnest, April 1, now is the time to plan those weekend angling getaways.
Celebration of community collaboration on the Poudre River
The cost of an annual fishing license in vacation destination Colorado is almost doubling this year for out-of-state anglers, rising to $96.75 from $56 last year, according to Colorado Parks and Wildlife.
It’s looking like Arkansas Valley residents can expect a summer with plenty of moisture.
Area resource managers have installed a new gate system at Horsetooth Reservoir to allow boaters to exit the water after scheduled boat ramp hours.
Ross Reels, the award-winning manufacturer of high-performance fly fishing reels and the anchor tenant of the Colorado Outdoors development in Montrose, announced today that it has earned the 2019 Colorado Manufacturing Award in the Outstanding Outdoor Industry Brand category
As waters open to boating in Colorado, aquatic nuisance species (ANS) boat inspections are underway. Keeping Colorado mussel-free depends on boaters following posted rules, purchasing an ANS stamp and undergoing mandatory inspections prior to launch.
For better or worse, some of fly-fishing's finest traditions — cane rods, wicker creels and opening day, to name a few, have all but vanished from the modern angling scene.
While most anglers are excited by the idyllic fly fishing scenes in “A River Runs Through It,” few of us learn our first lessons by fishing big rivers with a fly rod.
Trout Unlimited has launched a campaign to bring sportsmen together to gain wilderness additions for remarkable hunting and fishing opportunities.
Fishing the Fryingpan River, you'll never know who or what you'll see on the river and in the valley.
Adventure Colorado fishing guides guide at Carter, Boyd and Horsetooth and other area waters
Boaters beware: The big rock weir across the Roaring Fork River near Basalt that helps funnel water to the Robinson Ditch is more dicey than it used to be.
Western Colorado’s piscine paradise is undoubtedly the Lake Fork of the Gunnison River.
Anglers often talk about the various windows in fishing and times when certain behaviors and patterns line up and make for some really great and easily patternable fishing.
Northern Water unveils WaterSecure program for NISP
Westminster is banning trailer boats from Standley Lake indefinitely. That’s because there are concerns about the threat of zebra and quagga mussels in the water.
CPW biologists are conducting a research study on walleye at Narraguinnep Reservoir in southwest Colorado.
While we are all trying to adjust to an hour’s less sleep, fish in the Roaring Fork and Colorado Rivers are making the adjustment to looking up and eating dry flies.
CPW website a great place to get information on wildlife, fishing and so much more
Highline Lake has opened to boating and other water recreation for the season. Please ensure boats are registered, have an ANS stamp and have all required safety equipment on board.
In low snow years like last year, the effects to our community can be felt immediately from the loss of revenue from ski tourism to low flows in our rivers in the following hot summer months leading to voluntary fishing closures and a lackluster whitewater season.
CPW responds to growth of ice fishing by offering clinic at State Forest State Park
Northern Water E-Waternews Spring Water Meeting Special Edition
Ice fishermen choose to brave precarious ice on frozen lakes in search of a great catch.
Six-hundred annual fishing permits for Ralph Price Reservoir at Button Rock Preserve go on sale on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, April 1, 2019.
Thank you, William K. Reilly. Thank you for saving our river from drowning.
How many places can boast having an incredible medium-sized tail water, a world-class larger freestone, and a big, brawling mix of both all within 30 minutes of each other?
How many places can boast having an incredible medium-sized tail water, a world-class larger freestone and big, brawling mix of both — all within 30 minutes of each other?
Registration is open for Chick Clark Kids' Fishing Program, a clinic for children under age 15 that will be March 23 at at Izaak Walton Pond in Longmont.
I have always seen my life in terms of landscape and journey. My earliest memories are of water, sky, mountains and streams.
Community outreach meeting scheduled for Navajo State Park, Feb. 26
The Northwest Region Sportsmen's Roundtable invites hunters and anglers, or anyone who has thoughts about hunting and fishing related issues, to attend the next regional caucus, beginning at 6 p.m., Feb. 25, Mesa County Central Services, 200 South Spruce Street in Grand Junction.
Colorado is great for lots of fishing choices. Vega State Park and Reservoir is one of those places.
Lake Pueblo to host Special Olympics fundraiser Feb. 23 South Boat Ramp to be closed
Senate passes bill to restore the Land and Water Conservation Fund and protect special places
Project Healing Waters teaches fly fishing.
Decades of work has put women in corner offices and board seats. They say now it's time to make the outdoor recreation club a little less white
There are two types of campers in Colorado — those who make reservations and those who don’t.
5 Star appealing judgement in effluent pond overflow
Plains, mountains, canyons. Forests, grasslands, rivers, lakes. Colorado has so much to offer. And much of it lies within public lands.