Fish Explorer Logo
Colorado Fishing
Colorado Fishing  
Login Usr:Psd:
Don't have an account? Register now...

South Platte - Dream Stream

Please help us keep conditions current: Submit an update or Become a skipper...
Common Insects
Blue Winged Olive, Caddis, Golden Stonefly, more...
Recent Gage Reading
River Skipper(s):
This map is not intended to be used to determine property ownership nor public fishing access. Consult official maps and appropriate resources for detailed access information.
Member Photos:
by xavierk31 - by xavierk31 - by Jonathan123 - Caught on my birthday. Glad to successfully release back for all of us to enjoy. by 10klakes - by Toadfish - Another 18" cut now on the 11-mile side by Toadfish - 18" fat cutbow by Toadfish - 21" cutbow<br />Real fish don`t need a stiff arm!
 View more photos... 
2020 CPW survey by aquatic biologist Tyler Swarr Sportfishing Notes This section of the South Platte River is called the Dream Stream because of the large fish that migrate upstream from Elevenmile Reservoir. Although an ample number of resident fish are available all year, the best fishing occurs in March through early May and late September ...

Getting There:

From Colorado Springs take US 24 west, once at South Park turn left (south) on County Road 23, Continue until road "dead" ends on Rd 59, turn right and follow until road veers right to river. There is parking at river, or continue across river and turn right at next road for additional river acces.

From Denver take US 285 west to Fairplay. Continue west and turn right on State Road 9 to US 24 and turn east (right) to Hartsel. Continue east to County Rd 23 and follow above directions.
Related Forum Posts
Gnarly Koke 10.11.21 by Mattastrophy
Kokes in October on Dream??? 05.04.21 by spicyhombre
Any news? 09.12.19 by xavierk31
Lets Go Fishing! 11mile 02.24.19 by troutbum719
Cutt bow or snake river cuttthroat? 11.01.18 by Arvadaangler
Related Blogs, Podcasts, & Articles
Blog: 2019 South Park: Season Premiere 05.01.19 by Mike McConnell
Blog: Winter Giveaway Trip with Alan Peak 04.30.15 by Jack McLaren
Blog: Skip the Dunkin Donuts 08.05.14 by Alan Peak
Blog: People are Starting to Come Outside 04.14.14 by Alan Peak
Blog: It's Fun to go Fishing with Friends 10.15.13 by Tom McInerney
More: Articles     Podcasts     Blogs
Operation Game Thief
Call to report illegal fishing/hunting:
Email CPW