Fishing Wyoming – La Bonte Creek

Wyoming is a wildlife and fishing wonder. There are antelope and deer in every field you pass. There are many reservoirs and rivers to try your luck. We gave it a shot and fished the La Bonte Creek and Sweetwater River.  We started by driving to La Bonte Creek. This creek is a beautiful gem …

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Fishing Colorado – Wrights Lake SWA and Chalk Lake

The Colorado Fishing Atlas once again led us to a couple of fun little fishing holes near the Salida/Buena Vista area. They were both in beautiful locations within a few miles from each other, surrounded by the Collegiate Peaks, with Mt. Princeton being the most prominate in that area at 14,000 ft.  Both fishing holes …

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Fishing Cottonwood Lake & Beaver Dams – Buena Vista, Colorado

The town of Buena Vista is a popular place for tourists over the summer months for rafting, fishing and many other outdoor activities. There are several 14ers to hike in the area and several places to fish not far from the town including the Arkansas River, Twin Lakes, and the hike-in alpine lake, Ptarmigan Lake. …

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Jefferson Lake Colorado- High Mountain Fishing in the Summer

The best time to get out fishing is well...anytime, but the summer at the Colorado high mountain lakes is remarkable. The weather is crisp and cool and the fish are biting. Jefferson lake in mid-June was no exception. The lake was recently stocked. We caught several beautiful Rainbow and Cutbow Trout with an average size …

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Spring Fishing in Alma, Colorado – Brookies, Rainbows and Brown Trout

Late spring is the perfect time to start heading to the Colorado mountains to fish. We took a couple trips up to Alma, Colorado which sits at 10, 578 feet, making it the highest incorporated community in the United States. Alma is located southwest of Denver, CO, approximately 65 miles using US-285. It takes about …

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Echo Canyon Reservoir – Pagosa Springs, Colorado Fishing – Record Bass

Fishing in Pagosa Springs, Colorado has become an annual trip for us because of  the excellent fishing in Echo Canyon Reservoir. We have only fished from the shore, but boats and kayaks are allowed as long as you do not create a wake.  It is kid, pet, and family friendly, with plenty of areas to …

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Fishing Texas – Gene Howe Wildlife Management Area

What a great discovery this was! We are very excited about sharing the fishing area we discovered at the Gene Howe Wildlife Management Area near Canadian/Perryton, Texas. The most important thing to know about this area is that you need a Limited Public Use Permit, in addition to a Texas Fishing License. You must purchase …

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