Rito Hondo Reservoir near Telluride, Colorado
Despite heavy stocking of both cutthroat and rainbow trout, Rito Hondo Reservoir is still dominated by a very very healthy population of brook trout. Most of the fish are no bigger than 12 inches, but there are a few lunkers swimming around.
Rito Hondo Reservoir Fishing near Telluride, Colorado
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Details for Rito Hondo Reservoir
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 37.891109 -107.175888
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Description for Rito Hondo Reservoir, Hinsdale County, Colorado
Rito Hondo Reservoir is a reservoir located just 34.8 miles from Telluride, in Hinsdale County, in the state of Colorado, United States, near Sunnyside, CO. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including cutthroat trout, rainbow trout and brook trout here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Rito Hondo Reservoir.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Colorado Fish & Wildlife
Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times
chart to determine when the fish will be most active.