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Guide to fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, blue catfish, black crappie, walleye, saugeye, white bass and striped bass at Adobe Creek Reservoir in CO.

Adobe Creek Reservoir, CO

At an elevation of 4,100 feet, Adobe Creek Reservoir is a 3,000-acre lake located in the southeast corner of the state mid way between Haswell and Las Animas. This is a warm water lake, with about 15 miles of shoreline, featuring catfish, bass, crappie, white bass, stripers and saugeye. Much of the shore is accessible for fishing from the bank. Primitive camping is allowed.

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Located in eastern Colorado, Adobe Creek Reservoir is a hidden gem for fishing enthusiasts. This serene reservoir is home to an array of fish species, making it an angler's paradise. One of the most sought-after species here is the walleye, known for its thrilling fight and delicious flavor. The reservoir is also stocked with rainbow trout, which provide exciting opportunities for fly fishing enthusiasts. Other species that can be found in Adobe Creek Reservoir include largemouth bass, catfish, and crappie, offering a diverse fishing experience for all types of anglers.

Overall, Adobe Creek Reservoir in Colorado is a haven for fishing enthusiasts, offering a diverse range of fish species, boating opportunities, and camping facilities. Whether you are a seasoned angler or a novice, this picturesque reservoir provides an unforgettable experience with its abundant fish population and peaceful atmosphere.

Blue Lake Walleye

Albert Goode with a nice birthday present - a really nice fish he caught on a Mister Twister grub.

Locally known as Blue Lake, Adobe Creek Reservoir opens one hour before sunrise and closes one hour after sunset.

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Fish Species in Adobe Creek Reservoir, CO

Largemouth bass Channel catfish Blue catfish Black crappie Walleye Saugeye White Bass Striped Bass

Adobe Creek Reservoir Amenities

Marina: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: NO
RV Hookups: NO
Lodging: NO
Store: NO
Bait & Tackle: NO
Restaurant: NO

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In addition to its excellent fishing, Adobe Creek Reservoir provides ample opportunities for boating enthusiasts. Anglers can bring their own boats or rent them from the marina, allowing them to explore the expansive waters and reach the best fishing spots. Whether you prefer trolling, casting, or using bait, the reservoir's calm waters are perfect for all fishing techniques.

Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings

Adobe Creek East Boat Ramp
This is a primitive launch area with two concrete boat launch ramps and a rest room. It is located on the east side of the lake off County Road 10.

Adobe Creek West Boat Ramp
This is a primitive launch area with two concrete boat launch ramps. It is located on the east side of the lake off County Road 10.

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For those who wish to extend their stay, Adobe Creek Reservoir offers camping facilities amidst stunning natural surroundings. The campground provides various amenities such as RV hookups, restrooms, picnic areas, and fire pits, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable camping experience. As night falls, campers can gather around a crackling fire, sharing stories and relishing the tranquil ambiance of the reservoir.

Closest Campgrounds & RV Parks

Lakeview RV Campground Bait and Grocery - 719 776-9811

La Junta KOA Campground - 719 384-9580

Fowler RV Park Campground - 719 263-4287

RV Campground - 719 729-3316

Adobe Creek Reservoir CO Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Adobe Creek Reservoir
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
1313 Sherman Street, 6th Floor
Denver, CO 80203
303 297-1192


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Adobe Creek Reservoir in CO.

Catfish, bass, white bass and striper fishing in southeast CO.

Adobe Creek Reservoir, fishing lake in Colorado.