Eagle Claw will be hosting a sales event during the 2008 International Sportsmen’s Exposition.
Serious fly fishermen may remember 2007 as the year that the invasive species known as "rock snot" turned into a national problem
A small parasitic crustacean known as gill lice caused a sizeable die-off of kokanee salmon at Elevenmile Reservoir
Nationally, Texas is at the top of the pack. Colorado makes no. 2 "travel-to" state.
Guilty plea is the culmination of three years of work on the case stemming from the illegal take of an elk on private property.
Three members of the Colorado Wildlife Commission will hold public meetings December 17 and December 19
The workshop will begin with a joint meeting with the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission.
The DOW has closed or will soon close gates at several area properties.
Rescue divers encourage people to disperse their weight, and if they go ice fishing, to tell someone where they will be and when they will return.
The CDOW reminds anglers to make safety their top priority before venturing onto frozen lakes and reservoirs.
A screening system will enable the CDOW to provide warm-water fisheries without having the non-native escapement issues.
Sometime during the first weekend in December, two mule deer were shot and left near Prowers County Roads X and 5
The tiny creatures were discovered in the Elevenmile Canyon reach of Colorado's South Platte River and in Boulder Creek.
Some anglers, including members of the Western Slope Anglers, feared DOW would destroy fishing at the reservoir with chemicals.
Brook Trout presence in Trappers Lake is a major hurdle in a multi-faceted plan to restore Colorado River cutthroat trout.
The southeast region Sportsman's Advisory Group will meet at 6 p.m., Nov. 21
The Colorado Wildlife Commission will meet at the Double Tree Hotel, 1775 East Cheyenne Mountain Boulevard, in Colorado Springs Nov.8 at 8:30 a.m.
Annual algae die-off is to blame for the deaths of numerous fish in Sloan's Lake.
25 percent of rivers and 43 percent of lakes still fail to meet water quality standards.
The Colorado Division of Wildlife was called to an incident involving a black bear at a home in Old Snowmass this morning. The bear behaved aggressively towards officers and the bear was shot and killed.
A bull moose made a splash with a pair of startled anglers on the Fryingpan River last week.
Meet your local Wildlife Commissioner and raise concerns, suggestions, or questions about Colorado’s wildlife management
The mudflow pushed the Fryingpan out of its normal channel and turned the river a deep red.
The federal agency’s numbers on the decline of hunting in Colorado are inaccurate, said Tyler Baskfield,
Some of the biggest fish of the year are netted in September and into October
A sudden drop in oxygen levels is the most likely cause of a recent fish kill in Silverthorne’s North Pond.
Jobs available for wildlife management, law enforcement and community education.
Post-"River Runs Through It" crowds and I-70 are part of the reason Jerry W. Lewis, editor of the Boulder County Business Report, had to find where he stashed all of his gear for a recent fishing trip.
A controversial gate installed by the CDOW last May creaked open in mid-August
The project marks the first time the DOW has made a land purchase funded by the sale of the Colorado Habitat Stamp.
The Colorado Division of Wildlife (DOW) will soon take to the skies in an effort to boost the state’s cutthroat trout populations.
A Pacu, native to South America, was caught in Chatfield Reservoir Saturday.
Water levels were drawn down slowly over the last few weeks for maintenance work on dam.
Change was in response to reports of excessive fish mortality since the reservoir was reopened
The marina at Ridgway State Park has been closed since 2004
Issue probably due to many weeks of warm weather.
The irrigation diversion structure will be built on private property just below the Gunnison County Water Park.
All bag and possession limits for the lake are temporarily suspended from Aug. 15 through Sept. 3
The fishing ponds: Family donates land that will help Colorado Youth Outdoors connect with youngsters
The closure was originally instituted on July 13, when water temperatures topped critical levels in that area.
36-inch, 17 pound catfish caught at Silver Spur Campground’s fishing pond
Frank Stack of Lakewood caught the first state record cutbow trout during the opening day at Antero Reservoir on July 17.
Angling Trade magazine and Fly Fishing Trade (FFT) magazine today announced an agreement
Lake will close Wednesday for repair work.
The Colorado Division of Wildlife will temporarily suspend most fishing regulations at Summit Reservoir Aug. 4 - 24,
On Aug. 29, the Division of Wildlife will dump gallons of rotenone into Summit reservoir to kill all of the fish.
The rapid growth of algae was likely caused by increasing water temperatures and no source of fresh water.
Man was fishing at a gravel pit with a group of four people
Voluntary closure initiated to protect trout populations from high water temperature conditions and low stream flows.
The animal appeared to be 5 to 7 feet long with a girth of 18 inches
Cherry Creek State Park will celebrate Lake Appreciation Day on July 28 at Hobie Hill near the Marina.
Barr Lake was chosen among Colorado's thousands of lakes and reservoirs
July 9 until Friday, July 13. The ramp is located on the Colorado River near Fruita.
Summit Daily News article on ambitious DOW stocking leading up to 4th of July weekend.
Cheeseman Reservoir reopened Wednesday
DOW is urging campers to keep their campsites clean to avoid attracting wildlife.
Approximately 50,000 catchable-size (10-inch) rainbow trout died at the Colorado DOW Durango hatchery on Sunday
Water shares purchased from the City of Colorado Springs to add to the permanent water storage pool at John Martin Reservoir.
DOW announces the acquisition of a perpetual easement to a mile and half stretch of the Arkansas River in Lake County
Earn a free Colorado State Parks annual pass
On June 9 and 10, the 11-Mile Marina at Eleven Mile State Park celebrates its fifth anniversary and will host a weekend full of events.
Prizes for the top three fish in the categories of carp, catfish, trout, walleye and wiper
Florence man lands record lunker 50 pound Lake Trout surpasses record set in 2002 by brother-in-law
People looking for a good excuse to give fishing in Colorado a try will have one this weekend - Colorado’s free fishing days will take place June 2 and 3.
We know that people are trying to be helpful, but young animals are best cared for by their own parents
On May 26, 2007, John Martin Reservoir State Park will host a blood drive from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the visitor center.
Weaker snowpack, warmer weather contributing factors
Warm Water Fishing Clinic at John Martin Reservoir State Park on Saturday, May 12
Snowpack is below average this year for Reudi Reservoir. Bureau of Reclamation will hold ops meeting to discuss Mat 17.
Visitors to the park for boating, fishing and picnicking are required to use the west park entrance on Saturday
The long awaited Grand Re-opening has come, and Park County fishing expected to be top notch this season
Presentation by John Alves, aquatic biologist for the Colorado Division of Wildlife
Colorado State Parks annual passes go on sale in eleven additional Denver-Metro area locations.
Colorado Weed Management Association and Colorado State Parks offer Aquatic Nuisance Species workshops
The ponds are opening under a fish consumption advisory prepared by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
At John Martin Reservoir State Park, the staff is gearing up for the Memorial Day holiday.
Elkhead Reservoir’s opening day has been pushed back to May 5 to allow time to prepare the site. Article by Dan Olsen for the The Steamboat Pilot & Today.
DOW surveys at Vallecito to determine state of fishery.
Prospects of full reservoir this summer dim because of low snowpack during winter
Boyd Lake State Park staff announces that the reservoir is open for boating beginning April 20.
The last pieces of ice have washed ashore and fishing enthusiasts are gearing up to land rainbow, cutthroat and brook trout now that Vega Reservoir is open to boating.
Barr Lake State Park is celebrating Earth Day, Sunday April 22nd, with efforts to clean up
Anglers can expect a trout fishing revival in Twin and Turquoise lakes this summer as the Leadville National Fish Hatchery resumes stocking after a 12-year hiatus.
Spinney Mountain State Park will open to shore fishermen and boats on Sunday, April 8
Fly-fishing accounted for $857.3 million in retail sales nationwide in 2004 (the latest study), with the Rockies accounting for 27.9 percent of sales.
Colorado State Parks offers boating safety classes at locations across the state as part of the statewide Boating Program, which helps boaters get underway safely while enhancing their boating experience.
Colorado State Parks offers boating safety classes at locations across the state as part of the statewide Boating Program
Catch this free fishing show with seminars by DOW, Chad LaChance, Terry Wickstrom, Bernie Keefe, Nate Zelinski, Steve Gerber, and Ken Karbon. Starts at 9am.
A talented artist from grades 10-12 will receive a $2,500 tuition scholarship to attend The Art Institutes International Minnesota
Colorado's once-ample snowpack is melting earlier and much faster than usual
Money contributed to the DOW through the tax check-off program goes to wildlife conservation work that concentrates on non-game species.
North Sterling State Park has opened to boating.
Jeff Wagner, Bernie Keefe, and Nate and Stephanie Zelinski join Fish Explorer with new articles and blogs.
Opening dates for boating were announced today by Cherry Creek and Chatfield State Parks.
Attendees will be given a summary of the best bets for fishing on lakes and streams in 2007
It’s no secret. The quality of water in Barr Lake and Milton Reservoir in Weld County has never been great, thanks to a booming population higher up the basin.
The Colorado Wildlife Commission will hold their March meeting from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday
After a long, cold winter, Highline Lake is opening to boating. The ice on the lake is finally melting, and a Highline Lake Grand Opening is planned for Tuesday, March 6.
Irrigated agricultural land has created a man-made paradise for many types of wildlife across Colorado.
Eleven Mile General Store owners Chuck and Eileen Collins sold the store to their son, Jim, and his wife, Judy.
You’ll never know when you need blood. But when you do, there is only one source – human donors.
A local fly-fishing shop owner found dead fish and disappointed anglers on the Arkansas River last week
A minimum of 50cfs out of Pueblo Res, will protect fish in the Arkansas and raise John Martin Res. levs.
Coloradoan article on Larimer Cty Parks upgrades
From the Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Latest in fishing, hunting, camping, and adventure travel at the 30th annual ISE
The DOW Pavilion has lots to offer at Expo
We've added a bunch of new stuff on the site, most notably our two new field editors.
The Colorado Division of Wildlife has mobilized more than 30 personnel to the Lamar area
Effective on Jan.1, 2007, Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area (AHRA) is implementing a new State Parks pass fee structure.