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Take your kids fishing, make some great memories, or even start a fun summer tradition! Spending time in nature is not only good for your health and your soul, but it also can create a wonderful and lasting bond with your children. Relaxing times by a gurgling brook or whispering stream or placid lake. Best of all, taking the kids fishing need not be expensive or require a lot of time, or mean a long drive.

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Looking for a place to go this weekend? "Fishing Close To Home​" is a great resource for local fishing holes.​

 Fishing Calendar

Events

Introduction to Ice Fishing
Saturday, January 3

This is an introductory ice fishing class. The class will be held at Pine Valley Ranch Park (Jefferson County Open Space). Topics covered will include: ice safety, ice fishing equipment, different ice fishing set-ups, and plenty of time actually fishing.

Steamboat Great Outdoors 4th Annual Ice Fishing Tournament
Sunday, January 4

Steamboat Great Outdoors will be hosting the 4th Annual Ice Fishing Tournatement. The tournament is limited to trout species only. Prizes will be awarded and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Oak Creek Fire Corps. The tournament is limited to 200 adult entries. Registration is the day of the event only and is $30 for adults; youth registration is free. For more information and tournament rules visit www.steamboatgreatoutdoors.com or call 970-819-4525.

Cabela’s Colorado Classic Pro-AM Grand Slam Ice Fishing Tournament
Saturday, January 10

This is the first leg or event of the 2014 Cabelas Colorado Classic Pro-AM Ice Fishing Tournament series, hosted by Eleven Mile Sports. The contest start and finish will take place at the North Boat Ramp of Eleven Mile State Park.

Cabelas Colorado Classic Pro-AM South Park Ice Masters Ice Fishing Tournament
Saturday, February 7

This is the second leg or event of the 2014 Cabelas Colorado Classic Pro-AM Ice Fishing Tournament series, hosted by Eleven Mile Sports. The contest start and finish will take place at the North Boat Ramp of Eleven Mile State Park.

Cabelas Colorado Classic Pro-AM Marina March Madness Ice Fishing Tournament
Saturday, March 7

This is the third leg or event of the 2014 Cabelas Colorado Classic Pro-AM Ice Fishing Tournament series, hosted by Eleven Mile Sports. Contest will take place at the North Boat Ramp of Eleven Mile State Park.

For a complete list of fishing events, visit the CPW Calendar.

 Fishing with Dad


Find out how a man of few words was able to connect with his daughter on their special father/daughter trips. For more great stories, visit Fishing with Dad.

 Bait-Fishing Basics


For more fishing tips, visit the How To videos page.