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Casting for Kokanee

on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 07:24


Casting for Kokanee


The five mile run across Lake Granby from the Stillwater boat ramp up into Columbine bay takes your breath away.  The steep walls of the pseudo-fjord dive deep into the water.  Moose and Elk occasionally swim the channel.

Things that go "thump in the night"

on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 07:15


Every fall as the nights get cooler, I relish the thought of putting on my waders and casting floating stickbaits like the Sebile "Koolie Minnow"around the inlets of my favorite reservoirs. While Brown Trout are spawning they will still hit a stickbait presented over their heads.

Fishing report 8-6-2013

on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 18:55
"Dog days???"

This lake Granby area fishing report is being brought to you by “Fishing with Bernie”.The weather has cooled a bit and the bite has been getting better every week. The Kokanee in Wolford reservoir are starting to school up and a few are being caught by trolling lead-core or down riggers.

Granby area fishing report 7-19-13

on Fri, 07/19/2013 - 08:42

This lake Granby area fishing report is being brought to you by “Fishing with Bernie”. The heat has driven people into the mountains. I have noticed people from up here are ducking into air cooled areas about noon and the people from the lower elevations are still thinking its cool at 2pm.

6-28-2013 fishing report

on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 04:55

This Lake Granby area fishing report has been brought to you by "Fishing with Bernie". The run off is about over and the bugs are hatching on the rivers. The Frazier river through Winter Park is fishing well for brookies and rainbows. The Colorado river through Rocky mountain national park is

Crankbaits, Swimbaits and really big fish!!!

on Sat, 06/15/2013 - 07:35
Spring fishing


Crankbaits, Swimbaits, Single Hooks and Really Big Fish


The sun had just began to send its rays through the peaks on the continental divide and a small chop from the morning breeze kept slapping the boat. I had the Crestliner a long cast from shore.

6-15-13 Lake Granby Fishing Report

on Sat, 06/15/2013 - 07:21
spring/ summer fishing

This lake Granby fishing report is brought to you by "Fishing with Bernie". While that young amorous bull moose in Grand Lake has been introducing himself to a statue, the fish have not noticed.

6-3-13 Fishing report

on Tue, 06/04/2013 - 05:18
Spring fishing


This lake Granby fishing report is brought to you by "Fishing with Bernie". This spring has been a tough one for the pelicans and osprey's until last week. The CPW stocked lake Granby with 2000 catchable rainbows.

Do You Have What It Takes to Be Part of Lake Trout Mafia?

on Wed, 05/22/2013 - 14:46
Lake Trout, Conservation, Select Harvest

A few weeks ago there was a letter to the editor in the Sky Hi Daily News concerning our local reservoirs and lakes and the fishing habitat surrounding them.  

Lake Trout Mafia stands behind the conservation of Lake Trout where our mission is the conservation of trophy lake trout fisheries,

Slip bobbers and Ice off trout

on Sat, 05/11/2013 - 08:46
spring fishing

In the early 70's my cousin introduced me to fishing. He would take me to private ponds and we would catch Bluegills, Crappies, and Bass with a bobber and Flea Flies. He taught me about varying the depth to find the fish, and to keep the jig out of the weeds.