Fishing Closures in Colorado
Due to high water temperatures and low flows, Colorado Parks and Wildlife is implementing voluntary fishing closures on several stretches of rivers in Colorado. The fishing closure are effective immediately, until further notice.
Although anglers are not legally prohibited from fishing in these stretches, CPW is asking anglers to fish early in the day and find alternative places to fish until conditions improve.
Contact the closest Colorado Parks and Wildlife office for more details.
Voluntary Closures Between 2 p.m. and Midnight
Read the full voluntary fishing closures in Northwest Colorado press release.
Full-time Voluntary Closures
Closures NO LONGER in Effect
- A mandatory fishing closure in place at the tailwater of the Yampa River has been rescinded (see 7/19/18 news release).