Guide To Fishing At Twin Lakes Reservoir
AKA: Twin Lakes Reservoirs
What to fish for...
Fishing for rainbow trout, brown trout, cutthroat trout and lake trout at Twin Lakes Reservoir in Colorado.
Three campgrounds and two boat launch ramps invite the public to come have fun at Twin Lakes Reservoir in central CO. The two lakes combine to create a 2,700-acre fishery for avid trout anglers. Trophy size lake trout reside here along with quality populations of rainbow, brown and cutthroat trout.
There are over a dozen miles of shoreline, most of which is easily accessible for fishing from the bank. Kayaks, canoes, pontoons, pleasure boats and a wide variety of fishing boats are popular here. Rental boats are available at the lake. Lodging, restaurants, fishing tackle, lake boat tours and convenience stores are all located nearby the lake. Ice fishing, including ice fishing derbies, are available in winter once the ice is safe.
Primary fish species residing in Twin Lakes Reservoir
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Twin Lakes Reservoir Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Fishing Boat Rentals
Twin Lakes Canoe & Kayak Adventures
Rentals: Canoes and kayaks
Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Dexter Point Campground Boat Ramp
This is a two-lane, concrete ramp with gravel parking. It is located in the northeast corner of the lake.
Red Rooster Boating Site
Located in the northwest corner of the lakes, this is a single-lane gravel ramp with gravel parking.
Click here for a Colorado fishing license.
Closest Campgrounds & RV Parks
Dexter Campground - 719 553-1400
White Star Campground - 719 486-0749
Lakeview Campground - 719 486-0749
Twin Peaks Campground - 719 553-1400
Twin Lakes Reservoir CO Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Twin Lakes Reservoir
Leadville, CO 80461
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Twin Lakes Reservoir in CO
General Fishing Info
Fishing for trophy trout in central CO.