Those who want to go fishing can find information on the streams and rivers in Colorado from the Colorado Parks and Wildlife. Click here for the Colorado Parks and Wildlife fishing report.
On The Fly: South Platte River too crowded? We’ve got your fishing alternative.
It’s no secret that the South Platte River gets crowded in the fall.
As the days grow shorter and the water temperature cools, the fishing becomes better. And with its proximity to Colorado Springs and Denver, the South Platte is a prime target for Front Range anglers looking for trophy trout. However, the same conditions that improve fishing on the South Platte also improve fishing in the rest of the state, especially at stillwater fisheries. [Read more … ] from The Gazette, September 18, 2014
Informally referred to as the Gun Club, the Sportsman’s Club on Peterson AFB disbanded due to construction of a housing project on the site just north of Silver Spruce Golf Course parking lot. Anyone interested in area shooting ranges should visit www.ppfc.org/ranges.htm.
CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN SHOOTING COMPLEX
The Cheyenne Mountain Shooting Complex is a joint project between the U.S. Army, El Paso County, the El Paso County Sheriff and the Colorado Division of Parks and Wildlife. The 400-acre site sits on Army land near Interstate 25 just off mile marker 132. The entrance is located just outside Fort Carson’s Gate 20 security perimeter. Shooters using the range will not have to enter Fort Carson to use the range. Click here for more information.
ARCHERY RANGE AT CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN STATE PARK
The range is located off of Hwy. 115 on Pine Oaks Rd. across from Ft. Carson Gate #5.
The targets are from 10 yards to 80 yards. A field range and 3D range are open now, too. All vehicles must have a valid parks pass, and self-serve day passes will be available.
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