Spinney Reservoir, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Spinney Reservoir, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Fish are starting to pull toward young weedbeds now though. If you're a tuber, then begin to move out a little.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Spinney Reservoir is currently Excellent

Water flow: N/A

Visibility: 50 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 58 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Sunrise to 2pm

Best stretch: East Shoreline

Best access point: Entrance road into state park

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Callibaetis, Damsels, Chironomids

Fish species: Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Cutthroat Trout

Fishing season: Ice-off through Mid November

Nearest airport: Colorado Springs

Spinney Reservoir Description

Spinney Reservoir has become one of the premier still water locations in the Rocky Mountains. Not only trophy fish into the double digit range can be possible, but also a higher average size range than any other reservoir in the state. Nestled in the heart of South Park this Gold Medal fishery not only has extremely productive trout fishing but also some of the best views of the beautiful Collegiate Peaks Range.

Techniques & Tips

Long leader with slip strike indicator or Damsel nymph on a intermediate sinking line or leader.

7-Day Forecast

Strong Callibaetis and Damsel hatches


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