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South Platte River

The South Platte - Cheesman downstream

  • North (downstream) from Cheesman Reservoir Dam, to upper boundary of Wigwam Club AND
  • From lower boundary of Wigwam Club to Scraggy View Picnic Ground
  • Use Hwy 67 and other road access for Gold Medal portion of river;
    the Gill Trail is the access for Cheesman Canyon
  • South Platte River Fishing Map Buy South Platte Digital Fishing Maps, downloadable or on cd. Click here for info or to purchase.
    Colorado fishing mapsClick here to buy topo maps for this area. You need map 135 for the South Platte in Cheesman, Deckers and Waterton Canyons
  • Story and pictures - the South Platte from Deckers through Waterton Canyon
  • Story and pictures - Fishing Cheesman in Winter
  • Info on the Gill Trail from Pike National Forest

The South Platte - South Park area

  • From confluence of Middle and South forks to Spinney Mountain Reservoir
  • Middle Fork: From Hwy 9 bridge (north of Garo) to confluence with South fork
  • From Spinney Mountain Reservoir outlet to Eleven Mile Reservoir (the "Dream Stream")
  • South Platte River Fishing Map Buy South Platte Digital Fishing Maps downloadable or on cd. Click here for info or to purchase.
    or Colorado fishing mapsClick here to buy topo maps for this area. You need map 152 for the South Park area covering Spinney, Elevenmile and Antero Reservoirs plus Elevenmile Canyon and the South Platte in much of South Park

Spinney Mountain Reservoir

Colorado fishing maps Click here to Buy South Platte Digital Fishing Maps covering all reaches and reservoirs of the South Platte River.

Colorado fishing maps Click here to buy an Ebook about Trout fishing on Colorado State lands - includes a lot of info about the many areas in South Park and reaches of the South Platte.