Fishing is a beloved pastime in our area and there are numerous locations where you can go. Whether you prefer the comfort of a boat floating on peaceful McPhee reservoir or other local lakes or you enjoy flyfishing in a cold mountain stream, you are guaranteed to enjoy the experience and beauty of the area.
It is necessary to have a license to fish in all public lakes, streams and reservoirs. They can be obtained at a variety of stores around town for 1 or 5 days. For recorded information on fishing in southwest Colorado you can call 303-291-7539 (available April through September)
Visit the following sites for more information on local fishing spots
Here are excellent maps of local fishing spots courtesy of Mesa Verde Country
This includes information on Groundhog Reservoir and the North Fork of the Dolores