Its 8,000 miles of rivers and 2,000 lakes is what makes Colorado a fishing haven for most anglers. The waters teem with 35 classes of fish, both warm and cold.

This section provides you with different links on the requirements and steps needed in applying for a fishing license. Also, you may want to read up on the various guidelines about fishing in the region. Securing a license can easily be done through the Colorado Game and Fish Department website or you may also opt to buy one personally from accredited resellers such as tackle shop or a local athletic store.

Once you have your fishing license, your next move should be to familiarize yourself with the local laws on fishing in Colorado. A number of protocols and regulations are to be followed in order to safeguard the population of marine life in the area. Keep an eye out for updates before leaving for your trip.

Proper fishing etiquette promotes camaraderie between anglers and locals. Equipping yourself with suitable fishing practices will also help in conserving marine life and their habitats. By working together, we can build an environment that would benefit us and various wildlife in the region.