Skip to content Skip to navigation menu

Antero

Rating - Good   

Wednesday, Sep 21 2022
There are still some pretty good callebaetis hatches and chironomids should start to come in play as well soon. Fish between weed beds and "columns", look for openings in the weeds. Shore fishing has turned on a bit and we are seeing increased success from the bank. Being in some kind of watercraft is still the most ideal method. Fish are feeding opportunistically all over the lake. Static nymphing and slow stripping chironomids(very early), callebaetis, damsels, wooly buggers and leeches have been effective. Recommended Patterns: Candyshop callebaetis, #14-16, Damsel nymphs #12-16, Shroeders Callebaetis #14-16, Poxyback Callebaetis #14-16, Gallops callebaetis, #14-16, Scuds, orange, pink, and green #12-18, Egg patterns #14-16, Mayers Radiant jig mini leach, black, brown, Wooly buggers-brown, black, purple, olive #6-12, #14-16, Squirrel leaches, black, brown, olive #14-16, Chironomids-red, black #14-20, Zebra midge-black & red, #16-20, Balanced leaches, red, black, purple, green #10-16. Streamers: Stay to the rule of muted colors on bright days and flashier colors on cloudy days. Pike Bunnies, Double Gonga's, and larger articulated flies are periodically taking tiger Muskie.




Wednesday, Sep 21 2022




Click here to unsubcribe from your fishing reports.

Antero


Rating - Good

There are still some pretty good callebaetis hatches and chironomids should start to come in play as well soon. Fish between weed beds and "columns", look for openings in the weeds. Shore fishing has turned on a bit and we are seeing increased success from the bank. Being in some kind of watercraft is still the most ideal method. Fish are feeding opportunistically all over the lake. Static nymphing and slow stripping chironomids(very early), callebaetis, damsels, wooly buggers and leeches have been effective. Recommended Patterns: Candyshop callebaetis, #14-16, Damsel nymphs #12-16, Shroeders Callebaetis #14-16, Poxyback Callebaetis #14-16, Gallops callebaetis, #14-16, Scuds, orange, pink, and green #12-18, Egg patterns #14-16, Mayers Radiant jig mini leach, black, brown, Wooly buggers-brown, black, purple, olive #6-12, #14-16, Squirrel leaches, black, brown, olive #14-16, Chironomids-red, black #14-20, Zebra midge-black & red, #16-20, Balanced leaches, red, black, purple, green #10-16. Streamers: Stay to the rule of muted colors on bright days and flashier colors on cloudy days. Pike Bunnies, Double Gonga's, and larger articulated flies are periodically taking tiger Muskie.


Other Fishing Reports for Colorado Springs


Arkansas River (Salida to Canon City)

Very_Good

09/21/2022
The Arkansas is not experiencing any of the water temperature issues that other rivers are facing at the moment and our trout po ...
Learn More

Cheeseman Canyon

Very_Good

09/21/2022
The flows are down to about 185 cfs. and these are really great flows for the canyon. These are still prime flows for this fishe ...
Learn More

Elevenmile Reservoir

Fair

09/21/2022
11 mile has been fishing pretty decent and consistent lately. The west end and south shoreline of the lake has been particularly ...
Learn More

North Catamount Reservoir

Fair

09/21/2022
Note- The hours for access to the lakes have changed. Hours are now 7:30 am to 6pm. South and North Catamount reservoirs have be ...
Learn More

South Platte Deckers

Very_Good

09/21/2022
The flows are currently at 172 cfs. and have been stable for several days now. These are still really great flows in the Deckers ...
Learn More

South Platte-Elevenmile Canyon

Good

09/21/2022
The canyon has been hot/cold as far as fishing goes over the last couple of weeks. Some days are great and others are slow. The ...
Learn More

South Platte(Dream Stream)

Good

09/21/2022
Flows through this section have been decent. There are a lot of bugs in this stretch so key in on active hatches and carry a var ...
Learn More

Spinney Mountain

Good

09/21/2022
Spinney has been hot/cold depending on the day. We are in a transition time at Spinney with some slow days mixed in with some g ...
Learn More

Tarryall Reservoir

Good

09/21/2022
Tarryall has been fishing pretty good through the summer season. While this lake typically attracts more conventional anglers, i ...
Learn More

South Catamont reservoir

Fair

09/21/2022
Note- The hours for access to the lakes have changed. Hours are now 7:30 am to 6pm. South and North Catamount reservoirs have be ...
Learn More

Pueblo Reservoir

Fair

09/21/2022
As of 09/14/2022, Walleye fishing is fair to good using a variety of lures. Trolling for walleye has been successful and shore a ...
Learn More