Crested Butte Bait Shops, Tackle Shops, Fishing Reports, and Fishing Charters (Colorado)

Crested Butte Fishing Reports

  "Hiked into Green Lake today. Beautiful weather with rain coming in late in..." Green Lake

  "Lower Peeler Lake is the only lake that actually contains fish. That creek..." Peeler Lakes

  "Fair brook to 10 inches...." Nicholson Lake

  "Emerald Lake is mostly fair cutthroat trout. There are a few larger trout..." Emerald Lake

Crested Butte Fishing

Big Alkali Lake 8.8 miles
Blue Lake 7.4 miles
Bracken Creek 8.8 miles
Brush Creek 4.3 miles
Carbon Creek 9.7 miles
Castle Creek 8 miles
Cement Creek 7.4 miles
Coal Creek 0.8 miles
Copley Lake 5.1 miles
Copper Creek 5.9 miles
Copper Lake 9.6 miles
Deer Creek 4.7 miles
Elk Creek 4 miles
Granite Creek 8.3 miles
Green Lake 7.6 miles
Green Lake 2.9 miles
Judd Falls 6.2 miles
Lake Brennand 3.1 miles
Lake Irwin 6.5 miles
Lily Lake 7.2 miles
Middle Creek 9.5 miles
Nicholson Lake 2.4 miles
Pass Creek 7.9 miles
Peanut Lake 1.1 miles
Peeler Lakes 9 miles
Perry Creek 4.3 miles
Price Creek 9.4 miles
Quigley Creek 8.7 miles
Rock Creek 7.1 miles
Twin Lakes 9.8 miles
Wildcat Creek 1.2 miles
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Colorado Fishing Licenses

Join us as we discuss the Colorado Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

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For those interested in fishing Crested Butte's lakes, reservoirs and streams, there are some excellent choices including Spring Creek Reservoir, Middle Anthracite Creek and Mysterious Lake. Whether you're fishing for Largemouth Bass, Brook Trout or Striped Bass, or one of the other fish found near Crested Butte, we can tell you where to find them, how to bring them in, and who's having success. So get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spin casting gear out and find your new favorite fishing spot near Crested Butte in state. All that, including links to your local fish and wildlife websites, records for a location, photos, videos, GPS coordinates for where the fish can be found, and much more.

Crested Butte can be found in the great state of Colorado. More specifically, it can be found at 38.8697128295898 and -106.9878234863281. Explore our pages and find your next fishing spot.

Fish Species Found in the Crested Butte (CO) Area

Cutthroat Trout,  Brook Trout,  Brown Trout,  Rainbow Trout,  Smallmouth Bass,  Largemouth Bass,  Catfish,  Bream/Bluegill,  Northern Pike,   and 9 more

Bodies of Water near Crested Butte (CO)

334 Lakes

1,405 Rivers and Streams

403 Reservoirs

232 other