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Date: 11/22/2019
Reclaim Nov. 29 by avoiding the shopping hysteria and getting outside for a breath of fresh air!
Date: 11/16/2019
Colorado Parks and Wildlife aquatic research section and aquatic biologists are conducting a walleye demographic study at the three reservoirs the state utilizes in its spring spawning operation.
Date: 11/12/2019
The grassroots projects will improve water quality and aquatic habitat
Date: 11/7/2019
Mule deer are entering their mating season. The ‘rut’ lasts until about mid-December
Date: 11/7/2019
This opportunity keeps constituents informed about the development of regulations and how the commission works with Colorado Parks and Wildlife staff to manage the parks, wildlife and outdoor recreation programs administered by the agency.
Date: 11/7/2019
On Monday Nov. 11, CPW offers veterans and active-duty military members free admission to any of Colorado’s 41 state parks with proof of military service
Date: 11/4/2019
Outdoor company sues string of businesses over the word “backcountry”
Date: 11/1/2019
The 2019 Elkhead Reservoir Fishing Classic is in the books and after crunching numbers, CPW says the angling contest continues to be a success
Date: 11/1/2019
Sportsmen applaud House vote on CORE Act
Date: 10/31/2019
Haviland Lake to be drained after all
Date: 10/31/2019
CPW’s Elkhead fishing tourney data sees more than 1,000 smallmouth bass, northern pike removed
Date: 10/31/2019
Wildlife Scientists Research Colorado Walleye In ‘Sunshine Or Winter Weather’
Date: 10/29/2019
Journalists in awe of Upper Rio Grande
Date: 10/29/2019
Get out and turn Black Friday this year into a blue skies Friday, a green trees Friday, a white snow Friday… a Fresh Air Friday!
Date: 10/29/2019
Best Fishing Guide: John Spriggs, Cutthroat Anglers
Date: 10/28/2019
Spinney Mountain State Park will officially close for the season on Nov. 15 or earlier if it ices over before that date.
Date: 10/27/2019
Darcy Mount named manager of Eleven Mile, Spinney Mountain state parks
Date: 10/27/2019
On the Fly: When fishing calls for restraint
Date: 10/27/2019
5 Best Winter Activities in Colorado’s West End
Date: 10/25/2019
8-Year-Old Boy Catches ‘Monster’ Trout In South Platte River
Date: 10/25/2019
Kokanee salmon giveaway scheduled at Nighthorse Reservoir
Date: 10/24/2019
Northern Water E-Waternews October 2019
Date: 10/20/2019
Anglers still hooked on fly fishing as winter approaches
Date: 10/20/2019
Fewer fish available for Dolores giveaway Lake Nighthorse holds higher expectations
Date: 10/19/2019
Anglers still hooked on fly fishing as winter approaches
Date: 10/16/2019
Current hours and last dates for these reservoirs.
Date: 10/13/2019
Stream Girls aims to hook young anglers, and scientists, in Longmont
Date: 10/11/2019
Boulder Junior and Senior Team Fishing Derby set for Saturday
Date: 10/10/2019
Bears will continue their intense search for food for up to 20 hours per day through mid-December
Date: 10/7/2019
Work to begin this week, could cause temporary delays affecting visitors to the park over the next few weeks
Date: 10/6/2019
Kokanee from Blue Mesa Reservoir can be caught as they migrate upriver
Date: 10/4/2019
Unless powered by gas or electric motors, the following vessels remain exempt from ANS inspections: kayaks, canoes, rafts, belly boards, windsurfer boards, sailboards, float tubes, inner tubes, paddleboards and foldable plastic boats.
Date: 10/3/2019
School trust lands were intended to make money for the state, but exactly how they should do that is up for debate
Date: 10/3/2019
Lone Pine section of the Cherokee SWA to reopen Monday following closure from McNay Fire
Date: 10/2/2019
With the infrastructure in place, there is the ability to move more water earlier, lose less, and still have water available to use later in the season. Previously all water would go out at once.
Date: 10/1/2019
Orvis Kicks Off ’50/50 On the Water’ Film Tour, Celebrates Women in Fishing
Date: 9/29/2019
CPW, Denver Water partnering to improve aquatic habitat on Kemp-Breeze section of Williams Fork
Date: 9/29/2019
A wildfire killed 80% of fish in a Colorado river
Date: 9/27/2019
14er Fest returns to Buena Vista
Date: 9/27/2019
Tips for People Learning How to Fish
Date: 9/27/2019
Fishing Clubs at CSU
Date: 9/27/2019
76-year-old David Doft from Livermore
Date: 9/27/2019
Crystal River Hatchery stocked with educational opportunities
Date: 9/26/2019
Learning to Fly
Date: 9/25/2019
CPW has expanded the inspection season at Jumbo Reservoir through the end of October.
Date: 9/16/2019
Emergency closure of the Lone Pine section on the Cherokee State Wildlife Area
Date: 9/12/2019
Colorado Springs seeks new solutions to toxic blue-green algae
Date: 9/12/2019
The Interior Department is expanding hunting and fishing on national wildlife refuges in 37 states
Date: 9/11/2019
Changing U.S. military lives fish by fish, Project Healing Waters comes to Broadmoor Fly Fishing Camp
Date: 9/11/2019
Founder and owner of All Pro Fish ‘N Sport and All Pro Marine passed away Sept 5
Date: 9/11/2019
Ten years ago we had 78 percent sucker biomass in the reservoir, but we started stocking tiger muskies and brown trout and that has gone down to like 35 percent.
Date: 9/10/2019
An extinct 'behemoth,' a mountaintop war and a Colorado Springs man's fish tale
Date: 9/10/2019
A Local's Guide to Fishing Parker, Colorado
Date: 9/9/2019
Gorsuch settles easily from Mountain West into Scalia's mold, except when it comes to fishing
Date: 9/4/2019
Spinney Mountain State Park remains closed following damaged ensued from severe storm. The Spinney Mountain Access Road leading in from the north is currently impassable due to damage sustained from the storm.
Date: 9/2/2019
Dierks Bentley Ticketed For Fishing In Colorado Without A License
Date: 9/1/2019
Montana. Big Sky Country. Fabled trout waters.
Date: 8/31/2019
Dock, slips open again at Navajo State Park marina
Date: 8/30/2019
Sweitzer Lake State Park swim beach opens again E. coli no longer detected
Date: 8/29/2019
More testing being done at Prospect Lake for blue-green algae
Date: 8/28/2019
Another great ‘Dad moment’ as father and daughter fish together for the first real time and experience the joy of catching a whopper
Date: 8/28/2019
Near tragedy serves as good reminder why the law requires spotters on ski boats
Date: 8/28/2019
How Do You Hook More Women On Fly-Fishing? Get More Women Guides In The Rivers With Them
Date: 8/28/2019
Carter Lake, Green Mountain Res, and Mount Elbert Forebay among those getting emergency barriers
Date: 8/27/2019
This year, $755,000 in Fishing is Fun program grants are funding new and improved angling opportunities across Colorado.
Date: 8/25/2019
Colorado sporting license plates generate $450,000
Date: 8/20/2019
LITTLETON, Colo. - All tests for blue-green algae at the dog off leash area at Chatfield State Park have come back negative.
Date: 8/16/2019
Back in May, my daughter, Natalie, and I experienced our first hunt together and came away with great father-daughter memories, even if we didn’t bag a turkey as we hoped.
Date: 8/8/2019
The Upper Colorado Classic includes the fly-fishing competition and an apres event afterward, as well as a draw party the night before. The sixth annual event returns Sept. 28-29. Registration is open now online.
Date: 8/7/2019
The Visitor Use Management Plan will focus on providing for and managing visitor use to protect resources and enhance visitor experiences
Date: 8/7/2019
How to access fishing spots
Date: 8/4/2019
Wildlife Window: Fish hatcheries helped spawn state parks
Date: 8/3/2019
Wildlife manager admits it's confusing but says fisherman still have access on 2.4-mile stretch of river
Date: 8/3/2019
Car crash survivor finds recovery through fly fishing
Date: 8/2/2019
Compared to its neighbors, the state limits public recreation, but that is changing.
Date: 8/2/2019
Iconic mountain town lake drains due to breach
Date: 8/1/2019
Meeting is in Fort Collins, to discuss a variety of important issues involving hunting, fishing and conservation
Date: 8/1/2019
In celebration of Colorado Day, and the 143rd birthday of the state, Colorado Parks and Wildlife offers free entry to all 41 state parks on Monday, August 5.
Date: 8/1/2019
All eligible military members may pick up their hangtag and pass beginning August 1
Date: 7/31/2019
Flows have calmed along the 152 miles of the Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area
Date: 7/30/2019
On the Fly column: We’ve got water for every style of fly fishing
Date: 7/30/2019
The strange metamorphosis of Colorado Bug Guy Robert Younghanz
Date: 7/30/2019
Move in northern Colorado allows CPW to continue renovating the fishery for the greenback cutthroat trout
Date: 7/29/2019
Testing New Orvis Stillwater Fly-fishing Gear in Colorado
Date: 7/27/2019
Public access to Valco Ponds to expand, community gives input
Date: 7/27/2019
DENVER - Colorado Parks & Wildlife and the United States Forest Service has observed increasing human-bear issues on Roosevelt National Forest Service campgrounds and areas where people are dispersed camping in Boulder, Clear Creek and Larimer Counties.
Date: 7/27/2019
LAKE GEORGE, Colo. - Eleven Mile and Spinney Mountain State Park officials are partnering with Landon Mayer Fly Fishing to host the fourth annual “Clean the Dream” volunteer event on Saturday, Aug. 10 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Date: 7/26/2019
“Learning how to fish with my father ... if there were five license plates from Wyoming then that was OK,” Freeman said. “But if there were five license plates from Wyoming and one from Colorado or Utah, then it was overused.”
Date: 7/26/2019
A big draw to the area is tourism. The nearby lakes are home to some of the best fishing in the state, and there are plenty of backcountry skiing opportunities near Cameron Pass
Date: 7/26/2019
Following a snowy winter and spring, the water from that snow melt is making a big difference in state reservoirs
Date: 7/25/2019
Population estimates for the razorback sucker specifically suggest that spring flows from the Aspinall Unit “are supporting that expanding population in the Colorado River”
Date: 7/25/2019
The timeline for these plans is still to be determined. There are no future public meetings scheduled.
Date: 7/24/2019
Colorado Parks and Wildlife is exploring opportunities to open new state parks
Date: 7/24/2019
Fishing and fund-raising planned for CMU football
Date: 7/23/2019
State officials approve multi-year effort to nearly double the amount of trust lands available to sportsmen
Date: 7/23/2019
“Clean the Dream” volunteer event on Saturday, Aug. 10 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Date: 7/22/2019
Fishing bag, possession limits removed for Sand Creek drainage in Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve. These waters are located high on the west flank of the Sangre de Cristo Mountain Range.
Date: 7/22/2019
Japanese fishing method inspires a business
Date: 7/22/2019
This past week, the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission unanimously approved a multi-year expansion of the Public Access Program.
Date: 7/21/2019
Windstorm causes severe damage at Lake Pueblo State Park's North Shore Marina, closing it indefinitely north boat ramp remains open as usual
Date: 7/19/2019
Arkansas River below Lake Pueblo State Park dam reopens to casual tubers after flows return to normal summer levels
Date: 7/19/2019
Precautionary Health Advisory
Date: 7/19/2019
Persistence pays off with fishing expedition
Date: 7/19/2019
CPW offers workshop to fly-fishing and tying flies
Date: 7/18/2019
Love moose? Then come to the 10th Annual Grand Mesa Moose Day celebration, July 27
Date: 7/17/2019
BLM headquarters moving to Colorado
Date: 7/17/2019
CPW completes management plan for Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area with BLM, USFS partners and releases document for public inspection online
Date: 7/17/2019
Colorado Parks and Wildlife seeking applications for projects that will restore wetland habitat
Date: 7/16/2019
Free introductory clinic teaches basics of fly fishing and tying flies and included a CPW-guided fishing day
Date: 7/15/2019
Dallas Creek shoreline at Ridgway State Park closed to vehicles
Date: 7/13/2019
Rifle Falls State Park and hatchery is inaccessible due to road collapse, campers and visitors urged to avoid the area.
Date: 7/13/2019
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.
Date: 7/12/2019
CPW to host public open house on proposal to open string of ponds below Lake Pueblo
Date: 7/12/2019
Cherry Creek State Park’s natural swim area temporarily closed
Date: 7/12/2019
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.
Date: 7/11/2019
Routine stop turns into chase, eventual capture of wanted fugitive
Date: 7/8/2019
Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials recovered the body of a missing female Saturday morning at Jackson Lake State Park.
Date: 7/8/2019
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.
Date: 7/6/2019
Water quality, aquatic life expected to rebound from numerous challenges
Date: 7/6/2019
Locals are scratching their heads this week looking at river levels, especially since we are nearly a month behind “schedule.”
Date: 7/4/2019
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.
Date: 7/4/2019
Routine testing by Lake Pueblo staff reveals increase in bacteria level prompting immediate closure of Rock Canyon Swim Beach during holiday weekend
Date: 7/3/2019
All together, Tyler, who was fishing with his dad Jim, caught seven northern pike and 12 smallmouth bass during the tournament.
Date: 7/2/2019
101 Places (and Ways) to Take a Kid Fishing
Date: 7/2/2019
When it comes to fishing success, most anglers will say it takes both skill and luck.
Date: 7/2/2019
Boater safety and BUI enforcement are high priorities for Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Date: 6/28/2019
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.
Date: 6/28/2019
Hundreds of dead fish wash up in Colorado lake, investigations underway
Date: 6/27/2019
A measure protecting some 400,000 acres of public land in Colorado, passed a House committee Wednesday.
Date: 6/25/2019
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.
Date: 6/24/2019
How safe is your catch of the day?
Date: 6/23/2019
South Fork hosts annual Youth Fishing Clinic
Date: 6/23/2019
On the Fly: Silver Linings Fishing Club
Date: 6/21/2019
CPW to host fishing contest
Date: 6/21/2019
Railroad trestle bridge in Colorado reservoir off-limits after near-tragedy
Date: 6/21/2019
There will be new hunting opportunities on 74 refuges and 15 fish hatcheries
Date: 6/21/2019
The Park County man's hunting, fishing and trapping privileges had already been suspended twice previously.
Date: 6/17/2019
CORE Act will protect wildlife across the state
Date: 6/14/2019
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
Date: 6/14/2019
Colorado Parks and Wildlife commissioned 23 new officers at Friday’s swearing-in
Date: 6/6/2019
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.
Date: 6/6/2019
A 69-year-old man was attacked by a cow moose while working on a ranch
Date: 6/6/2019
“This is literally OHV dollars going right back into the trails,” said CPW State Trails Program Manager Fletcher Jacobs
Date: 6/5/2019
‘They Can Do This Too’: Fishing Nonprofit Reaches Out To Diverse Group Of Children
Date: 6/4/2019
Get hooked by fun at free fishing event hosted by Moffat County cops, vets
Date: 6/4/2019
Denver's South Platte Has Plenty Of Fish. Think Hard Before You Put One In Your Mouth
Date: 6/3/2019
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.
Date: 6/3/2019
Free event. Participants can try activities such as fishing, shooting sports, learning about hunter education, macro-invertebrates
Date: 6/2/2019
Children, parents and grandparents flock to North Lake Park for annual event
Date: 6/2/2019
Anglers can earn $20 per fish by catching illegally introduced northern pike at Kenney Reservoir in northwestern Colorado.
Date: 5/30/2019
Colorado triathlon combines trail running, fly fishing, and craft beer
Date: 5/30/2019
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.
Date: 5/30/2019
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Rainbow trout, cutthroat, walleye and other game fish are turning the tables on the people of Colorado.
Date: 5/30/2019
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.
Date: 5/29/2019
Colorado’s U.S. senators have introduced a bill to boost the outdoor recreation industry on public lands.
Date: 5/29/2019
Designer helps spread gospel of tenkara fishing
Date: 5/28/2019
Get kids hooked on fishing at this weekend’s fishing derby
Date: 5/28/2019
CPW is updating the management plan for State Forest State Park
Date: 5/28/2019
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
Date: 5/28/2019
Programs in June will highlight local wildlife, favorite flowers, unique features and local history at the park.
Date: 5/25/2019
Streamflow summer forecast around Colorado is looking solid
Date: 5/25/2019
On the Fly: The crowd factor
Date: 5/25/2019
Former Northwest Colorado wildlife manager named new director of CPW
Date: 5/25/2019
10 “Drive-to” Lakes and Reservoirs in Colorado
Date: 5/23/2019
In a world where so many are disconnected from nature, the experience of a fly fishing trip can rekindle one’s sense of wonder and spark an awareness of the beauty of nature’s surroundings.
Date: 5/23/2019
Prenzlow currently serves as the Southeast Regional Manager for CPW and has a lifelong dedication and passion for Colorado’s natural resources and recreation opportunities
Date: 5/23/2019
Includes points about Boating Requirements and Safety, and Living with Wildlife
Date: 5/21/2019
ERBM Recreation and Park District honored by CPW for collaboration
Date: 5/21/2019
Lake Pueblo expects another great year
Date: 5/21/2019
To young wildlife it is important that people don’t feed, don’t approach and don’t harass.
Date: 5/21/2019
Most recently, CPW has found mussels on three boats at Navajo State Park during the last month.
Date: 5/20/2019
Colorado has a reputation for our outdoorsy ways and adventurous attitudes.
Date: 5/18/2019
SAFE BOATING IS NO ACCIDENT
Date: 5/17/2019
The application period is open from Friday, May 17th through Friday, May 31st, 2019 at 5 p.m.
Date: 5/17/2019
Several state park events are being held for Colorado Public Lands Day
Date: 5/17/2019
The 33rd Annual Fishing Derby Will Be Held on Saturday, June 1
Date: 5/16/2019
State Forest State Park is offering a Fishing Clinic at Ranger Lakes from 8 a.m. until noon, June 1.
Date: 5/16/2019
The all-day class is designed specifically for novices that want to learn how to fly fish and use firearms safely, but prefer a comfortable, women-only environment learning from CPW officers and volunteers
Date: 5/16/2019
Kickoff to National Safe Boating Week, CPW and the Safe Boating Campaign encourages everyone to participate in “Wear Your Life Jacket to Work Day” on Friday, May 17
Date: 5/16/2019
The partial remains of the three deer were dumped on U.S. Forest Service property in the vicinity of Park County Road 90, north of Eleven Mile Reservoir.
Date: 5/15/2019
For veterans who suffer the anguish of post-traumatic stress disorder, Project Healing Waters offers a life line through fly fishing.
Date: 5/14/2019
Popular State Bridge and Two Bridges sites now under BLM management
Date: 5/14/2019
ERBM Summer Spotlight
Date: 5/14/2019
Colorado women invited to all-female weekend workshop focused on outdoor skills
Date: 5/13/2019
There’s truly something for every water sports enthusiast in this special corner of the Centennial State.
Date: 5/13/2019
Designed for women, provides a very supportive atmosphere for those who want to learn about fishing, hunting and wildlife.
Date: 5/10/2019
Signals the start of the motorized boating season at the popular reservoir located near Craig
Date: 5/10/2019
Several trophy-sized channel catfish, blue catfish, flathead catfish and striped bass captured in stilling basin returned to reservoir last fall.
Date: 5/10/2019
Project will help re-establish Rio Grande cutthroat trout in Upper Sand Creek Lake, Lower Sand Creek Lake and in Sand Creek
Date: 5/9/2019
Fire managers from the Northwest Colorado Fire Management Unit are planning to conduct two prescribed burns in Moffat County beginning Monday.
Date: 5/7/2019
CPW hired a new contractor to take over the construction of Sylvan Lake Dam
Date: 5/7/2019
The campaign aims to unify all of the state’s residents who appreciate and value the Colorado outdoors
Date: 5/4/2019
Colorado Parks and Wildlife and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host two more public meetings to discuss changes at John Martin Reservoir State Wildlife Area.
Date: 5/3/2019
Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission to meet May 9 - 10 in Grand Junction
Date: 5/3/2019
Monte Vista man lands huge carp in San Luis Valley
Date: 5/2/2019
Limits on fishing at the Crystal Creek Reservoir on Pikes Peak’s northern slope were lifted Wednesday, a perk of a Colorado Springs Utilities dam repair project.
Date: 5/2/2019
Meeting is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. and adjourn at 5 p.m. on May 9 at Courtyard Marriott,
Date: 5/1/2019
On Saturday, April 27, Greenwood Village hosted its resident families to an early morning of fishing, fun and free food.
Date: 5/1/2019
Eagle County Open Space and The Conservation Fund announced the transfer of two popular recreational sites adjacent to the Upper Colorado River to Bureau of Land Management.
Date: 5/1/2019
Anglers flocked to Crystal Creek Reservoir to stock up on trout.
Date: 5/1/2019
LAS ANIMAS, Colo. – An anonymous tip to Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s “Operation Game Thief” (OGT) poaching hotline is being credited with helping a wildlife officer catch two men who tried to keep far more crappie than their fishing licenses allowed, resulting in confiscation of the fish and a citation for each man.
Date: 4/30/2019
Antero Reservoir to open to boating Wednesday
Date: 4/30/2019
Casting for a Good Time? Check Out this Trout and Ale Trail Across the U.S.
Date: 4/30/2019
There's a whole other world of fishing waiting below the surface of Colorado bodies of water.
Date: 4/30/2019
Antero Reservoir in Park County will open for operation on Wednesday. ANS inspection station at the south ramp will be open seven days a week. The north boat ramp will not open up until May 25.
Date: 4/28/2019
A snowy winter will bode well for Steamboat Springs anglers this summer.
Date: 4/28/2019
Colorado Parks and Wildlife sent 3.1 million kokanee fingerlings to Blue Mountain Reservoir.
Date: 4/27/2019
CPW invites anglers to discuss key fishing related issues at a public meeting
Date: 4/26/2019
CPW reminds of responsibilities as popular fisheries begin opening to boating in Grand County
Date: 4/19/2019
Low water prompts CPW to order emergency fish salvage at Crystal Creek Reservoir Beginning May 1
Date: 4/18/2019
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.
Date: 4/18/2019
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.
Date: 4/17/2019
House bill advances in Senate $184,000 in revenue at stake
Date: 4/17/2019
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.
Date: 4/16/2019
The annual senior fish-off is scheduled for Friday at Walden Ponds.
Date: 4/14/2019
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.
Date: 4/14/2019
Fish from shore, or bring your boat for the fattest brown or rainbow trout in the competition at Bear Creek Reservoir.
Date: 4/13/2019
Tired of midge fishing for the past five months? April is a gift for winter-weary fly-fishers here in the valley.
Date: 4/12/2019
Information. There is a lot of it going around.
Date: 4/12/2019
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.
Date: 4/11/2019
Celebration of community collaboration on the Poudre River
Date: 4/10/2019
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.
Date: 4/8/2019
It’s looking like Arkansas Valley residents can expect a summer with plenty of moisture.
Date: 4/8/2019
Area resource managers have installed a new gate system at Horsetooth Reservoir to allow boaters to exit the water after scheduled boat ramp hours.
Date: 4/6/2019
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
Date: 4/3/2019
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.
Date: 4/3/2019
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.
Date: 4/2/2019
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.
Date: 4/2/2019
Trout Unlimited has launched a campaign to bring sportsmen together to gain wilderness additions for remarkable hunting and fishing opportunities.
Date: 3/30/2019
Fishing the Fryingpan River, you'll never know who or what you'll see on the river and in the valley.
Date: 3/27/2019
Adventure Colorado fishing guides guide at Carter, Boyd and Horsetooth and other area waters
Date: 3/27/2019
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.
Date: 3/26/2019
Western Colorado’s piscine paradise is undoubtedly the Lake Fork of the Gunnison River.
Date: 3/25/2019
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.
Date: 3/20/2019
Northern Water unveils WaterSecure program for NISP
Date: 3/19/2019
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.
Date: 3/19/2019
CPW biologists are conducting a research study on walleye at Narraguinnep Reservoir in southwest Colorado.
Date: 3/18/2019
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.
Date: 3/16/2019
CPW website a great place to get information on wildlife, fishing and so much more
Date: 3/14/2019
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.
Date: 3/13/2019
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.
Date: 3/12/2019
CPW responds to growth of ice fishing by offering clinic at State Forest State Park
Date: 3/12/2019
Northern Water E-Waternews Spring Water Meeting Special Edition
Date: 3/10/2019
Ice fishermen choose to brave precarious ice on frozen lakes in search of a great catch.
Date: 3/8/2019
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.
Date: 3/4/2019
Thank you, William K. Reilly. Thank you for saving our river from drowning.
Date: 3/3/2019
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?
Date: 3/2/2019
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?
Date: 3/1/2019
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.
Date: 2/24/2019
I have always seen my life in terms of landscape and journey. My earliest memories are of water, sky, mountains and streams.
Date: 2/20/2019
Community outreach meeting scheduled for Navajo State Park, Feb. 26
Date: 2/19/2019
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.
Date: 2/15/2019
Colorado is great for lots of fishing choices. Vega State Park and Reservoir is one of those places.
Date: 2/14/2019
Lake Pueblo to host Special Olympics fundraiser Feb. 23 South Boat Ramp to be closed
Date: 2/13/2019
Senate passes bill to restore the Land and Water Conservation Fund and protect special places
Date: 2/13/2019
Project Healing Waters teaches fly fishing.
Date: 2/7/2019
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
Date: 2/6/2019
There are two types of campers in Colorado — those who make reservations and those who don’t.
Date: 2/4/2019
5 Star appealing judgement in effluent pond overflow
Date: 2/4/2019
Plains, mountains, canyons. Forests, grasslands, rivers, lakes. Colorado has so much to offer. And much of it lies within public lands.
Date: 2/1/2019
CPW's popular Sylvan Lake State Park updates management plan and public can have a say
Date: 1/30/2019
Layers of federal, state, city incentives luring outdoor companies, including one of Colorado’s first Opportunity Zone investment projects
Date: 1/30/2019
5 northern Colorado ponds and lakes provide ice fishing opportunities for winter anglers
Date: 1/29/2019
The Boulder-born traveling film festival is making 11 stops in the Centennial State this year, starting with Colorado Springs on Saturday, February 2.
Date: 1/28/2019
The American Museum of Fly Fishing has announced Tom Rosenbauer will receive the 2019 Izaak Walton Award. Rosenbauer will be honored at a dinner event at The Anglers’ Club in New York City, on March 12, 2019.
Date: 1/26/2019
Salida and the rest of Colorado lost a fishing buddy with the death of Fred Rasmussen Jan. 17 at the age of 95.
Date: 1/20/2019
Community pier was destroyed by the 2013 flood
Date: 1/18/2019
LOVELAND, Colo. – The Larimer County Board of County Commissioners recently approved adjustments to fees for County-managed parks and open spaces. The new fees will go into effect Jan. 1, 2019.
Date: 1/17/2019
Ben Felt, the Area Aquatic Biologist for Colorado Parks and Wildlife, stopped by the studio to talk about ice fishing, which is a major outdoor sport here in Colorado.
Date: 1/16/2019
Northern Water E-Waternews January 2019
Date: 1/13/2019
'People loving our lands to death': CPW's plan encourages responsible recreation outdoors
Date: 1/13/2019
Fish, skate, ski, sled at Crawford State Park, Jan. 26
Date: 1/8/2019
Over 500 companies will pack the Colorado Convention Center at this year’s Denver International Sportsmen’s Expo.
Date: 1/7/2019
The recreational fishing and boating community is celebrating the enactment of the Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2018 (Modern Fish Act), which was signed into law by President Trump on December 31.
Date: 1/6/2019
Frozen lakes demand a change from the warm weather and open water horizontal fishing methods to the cold weather vertical fishing methods.
Date: 1/5/2019
With Colorado attracting thousands of fly-fishing enthusiasts every year, the number of women actively pursuing the sport is on the steady incline
Date: 1/4/2019
Steamboat Fishing Adventures hosts the eighth annual ice fishing tournament from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5 at Stagecoach State Park.
Date: 1/3/2019
That's right, the latest digital issue of High Country Angler, Winter 2019 is now available!
Date: 1/3/2019
As Coloradans, living life outside is what we do. Whether hunting, fishing, hiking, biking or engaging in other forms of recreation, the majority of us spend valuable time enjoying Colorado’s magnificent outdoors.
Date: 1/1/2019
With help from folks at Colorado Parks and Wildlife, The Gazette sifted through several records and reports to better understand the state’s world of hunting. It’s shrinking, by the way.
Date: 1/1/2019
A day of ice fishing at Lake Avery on Saturday, Jan. 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.