Lake Granby: is the second largest body of water in
Colorado. The lake offers has 40 miles of shoreline. Lake Granby is part of the
Arapaho National Recreation Area (ANRA) which encompasses five lakes and
reservoirs at the upper end of the Colorado River Valley.
Directions:Lake Granby is off U.S. 34 north about 5 miles from
Grand Lake is the largest natural body of
water in Colorado and the highest yacht anchorage in the world. It is situated
at the western gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park
and the beginning of incredible Trail Ridge Road, home to some of the most
fantastic scenery in Colorado.
find rainbow, brook, mackinaw and cutthroat trout in abundance and large kokanee
salmon as well. Grand Lake, as well as man-made
Mountain, Willow Creek and
Reservoirs are home to excellent fishing and over 150 miles of shoreline.
Shadow Mountain Lake is located just north of Granby Colorado. The lake is about 1300 surface acres with 8 miles of shoreline. Fish species are browns, rainbow and salmon. Developments include 1 campground with 80 campsites and 2 boat-launch ramps. Good access is readily available. Facilities are closed in winter due to ice and snow conditions, but Shadow and neighboring Grand Lake do offer winter fishing tournaments.