Antero Reservoir, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Antero Reservoir, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fly Fishing Antero Reservoir is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Royal Gorge Anglers
Angler's Covey
Sunrise Anglers

Water flow: N/A

Visibility: 1 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 32 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

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Fish species: Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Brooke Trout and Splake

Fishing season: closed for dam repairs

Nearest airport: Colorado Springs

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Antero Reservoir Description

Antero Reservoir is an artificial water reservoir in the South Central part of Colorado, and was created by the first dam placed on the South Platte River in Park County. The Reservoir is owned by Denver Water and supplies drinking water to the greater Denver metro region almost 140 miles away. Fishing wise, this reservoir has been known for quite sometime as a premier trophy Reservoir, with the potential for ...

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7-Day Forecast

this lake will be drained for dam repair after May 15. We do not know when it will be restocked or reopened. Word is that it may not be full again until 2018. That does not mean that it will not reopen before then however. Fly fishing should be great on a Spinney this year, so just go down the drainage one lake. Antero closing does not necessarily mean Spinney will be more crowded. Many folks that fish Antero are bait fishers and Spinny is flies and lures only.

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