Colorado Fishing Map
Interactive map plus a list of fishing lakes in CO.
Below the map is a list of major fishing lakes in Colorado.
Use the above map to locate these bodies of water and find the best fishing lakes in Colorado.
The state of Colorado has abundant fishing opportunities. Try your luck at some of these major Lakes and impoundments.
Adobe Creek Reservoir is a 3,000-acre lake located in the southeast corner of the state mid way between Haswell and Las Animas.
Aurora Reservoir is an 800 acre lake, located in the central part of the state just southeast of Denver at Aurora.
Blue Mesa Reservoir is a 10,000-acre impoundment located in the southwest corner of the state, 10 miles west of Gunnison.
Bonny Reservoir is a 2,000-acre lake located on the eastern border of the state due east of Denver.
Carter Lake is an 1,100-acre lake located in the north-central part of the state 5 miles southwest of Loveland.
Chambers Lake is a 250-acre lake in northern CO, 35 miles west of Fort Collins.
Chatfield Reservoir is a 1,500-acre lake located in the north-central part of the state on the southwestern outskirts of Denver.
Cherry Creek Reservoir is an 880-acre lake in the central part of the state, 10 miles south of Denver.
Crystal Creek Reservoir is an 140 acre lake in the central part of the state, 15 miles northwest of Colorado Springs.
Dillon Reservoir is a 3,500 acre body of water in the north-central portion of the state, 70 miles west of Denver, nearby Silverthorne.
Echo Canyon Reservoir is a 210-acre lake in the southwest part of the state, 3 miles south of Pagosa Springs.
Eleven Mile Reservoir is a 3,400-acre reservoir in the center of the state 10 miles west of Lake George.
Grand Lake is a 500-acre lake located in the north-central portion of the state, at the southwestern corner of Rocky Mountain National Park, at Grand Lake.
Green Mountain Reservoir is a 2,100 acre lake at an elevation above 7,900 feet. It is located approximately 70 miles northwest of Denver.
Gross Reservoir, located 5 miles southwest of Boulder, is a 440 surface acre lake at an elevation of 7,225 feet. Accessible via Flagstaff Road from Boulder.
Horsetooth Reservoir is a 1,900-acre lake in the far-north, central part of the state on the western outskirts of Fort Collins.
John Martin Reservoir is an 11,600-acre lake in southeastern CO, at Fort Lyon.
Lake Granby is a 7,200-acre lake located in the north-central portion of the state, at the southwestern corner of Rocky Mountain National Park, 5 miles from Granby.
Lake Isabel is a 40-acre trout lake at an elevation of 8,600 feet. The lake is located 35 miles southwest of Pueblo, and 18 miles northwest of Colorado City.
Lake Pueblo is a 4,000-acre lake in central CO, at Pueblo.
Lake San Cristobal, located 50 miles south-southwest of Gunnison, CO, is a 330 acre lake (the second largest natural lake in Colorado). It is 20 miles due east of Ouray, as the crow flies.
Lathrop State Park is 3 miles due west of the town of Walensburg, Colorado in the south-central portion of the state. Lake Meriam and Lake Oehm are located within the park.
McPhee Reservoir is a 4,500-acre lake located in the southwest corner of the state, due north of Delores.
Morrow Point Reservoir, located on the Gunnison River, at Cimarron, CO, is an 800 acre lake at an elevation of 7,160 feet.
Navajo Reservoir is a 15,000-acre lake located on the Colorado - New Mexico border mid way between Durango and Pagosa Springs.
North Delaney Lake is a 160-acre lake in north-central CO, 10 miles west of Walden.
North Sterling Reservoir is a 2,800-acre lake in the northeast corner of the state, 5 miles north of Sterling.
Quincy Reservoir is a 160-acre lake in the Denver area, 5 miles south of Aurora.
Rampart Reservoir is a 500 surface acre lake 4 miles east of Woodland Park, CO (as the crow flies). Access to the lake is via Rampart Range Road.
Ridgway Reservoir, located a dozen miles north of Ouray, CO, can exceed 1,000 surface acres when full.
Rifle Gap Reservoir is a 350-acre lake in the northwestern part of the state, 10 miles north of Rifle.
Ruedi Reservoir, a 1,200-acre lake, is 35 miles southeast of Glenwood Springs, at Meredith.
Shadow Mountain Lake is a 1,300-acre reservoir located in the north-central portion of the state southwest of Rocky Mountain National Park, at Granby.
Sloan Lake, located in the northwest section of Denver, is a 177 acre recreation lake within Sloan's Lake Park.
Spinney Mountain Reservoir is a 2,500-acre lake in the central part of the state, 7 miles east of Hartsel.
Stagecoach Reservoir is an 800-acre lake in the northwest section of Colorado, 20 miles south of Steamboat.
Standley Lake is a 1,000-acre lake in the north-central part of Colorado at Westminster, just northwest of Denver.
Taylor Park Reservoir is a 2,000 surface acre lake, located in central CO, 15 miles northeast of Gunnison.
Trinidad Lake is an 800-acre lake in the southeast part of the state, at the town of Trinidad.
Twin Lakes Reservoir (combined) is a 2,700-acre lake in central CO, 5 miles northwest of Granite.
Williams Fork Reservoir is a 1,600-acre lake located in the north-central portion of the state 2 miles southwest of Parshall.
Wolford Mountain Reservoir is a 1,550 acre lake in the Rocky Mountains, located in the northwest part of the state 30 miles west of Grandby.
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The purpose of this map is to help you locate major fishing waters in the state of Colorado, along with travel routes. If you have a favorite lake in CO which you would like to see added here, we would enjoy hearing from you. Contact us with details. If you offer a guide service on any of these lakes please visit our Colorado fishing guidespage and consider adding your information.