Guide To Fishing At Trinidad Lake
AKA: Trinidad Lake State Park
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, brown trout, saugeye, bluegill, yellow perch and wiper at Trinidad Lake in Colorado.
Enjoy beautiful views of the surrounding mountains as you go boating and fishing on Trinidad Lake. Well stocked with trout, this is an 800-acre lake in the southeast part of the state, where you can be very confident about catching fish. In addition to trout, bass, walleye, crappie, catfish, perch and hybrid striped bass call this fishery home.
Much of the 15 miles of shoreline can be traversed for fishing from the bank. Ice fishing in winter can be excellent for trout, good for walleye, perch and crappie. A public boat launch ramp and camping at the lake make this a great destination for a camping, boating fishing getaway. Most amenities are at or nearby the lake. The lake is a popular fishing tournament venue.
Primary fish species residing in Trinidad Lake
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Trinidad Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NO
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Trinidad Lake Boat Launch Ramp
This is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock, and paved parking. It is located in the northeast corner of the lake.
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Closest Campgrounds & RV Parks
Carpios Ridge Campground - 719 846-7990
South Shore Campground - 303 297-1192
Trinidad Lake State Park Campground - 719 846-6951
Tower 64 Motel & RV Park - 719 846-3307
Trinidad Lake CO Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Trinidad Lake State Park
32610 Colorado 12
Trinidad, CO 81082
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Trinidad Lake in CO
General Fishing Info
Fishing for trout, bass, walleye, crappie and perch in southeast CO.