To find Rifle Gap Reservoir enter the 39.629704 latitude, and -107.751175 longitude coordinates into your GPS device or smart phone. Le sentier offre plusieurs activités et sa meilleure utilisation est de mars à octobre. Walleye, smallmouth bass, crappie, yellow perch and northern pike all prowl the reservoir offering anglers lots … Take a right on Hwy 325 (bowling alley at the corner), this will head you toward Rifle Creek Golf Course and Rifle Gap Reservoir. It impounds East Rifle Creek and West Rifle Creek about 400 feet upstream from their previous point of confluence. Les chiens sont les bienvenus sur ce sentier. Bait Shops, and Fishing Spots Near Me. A detailed fishing report for the Rifle Gap Reservoir will make the difference between a good fishing here and a bad one. Rifle Gap Reservoir est un sentier aller-retour de 1.5 miles modérément fréquenté situé près de Rifle, Colorado. If you need fishing tackle, or are looking for a fishing guide or fishing charter please visit Tackle, Guides, Charters. Rifle Gap’s 350-acre reservoir is widely known as one of Colorado’s premier ice fishing locations. The earthen dam was constructed between 1964 and 1967 by the United States Bureau of Reclamation, with a height of 157 feet and 1450 feet long at its crest. Rifle Gap, a relatively narrow east-west oriented reservoir, has a reputation for producing large browns and thanks to stocking efforts offers excellent rainbow fishing. Colorado Parks and Wildlife stocked tiger muskie, a large, powerful sport fish, at Harvey Gap on Thursday, May 16, providing west slope anglers with a unique fishing opportunity. Drive over the dam at Rifle Gap and continue on Hwy 325 until you reach the Rifle Fish Hatchery. Cold-weather buffs can also cross-country ski and snowshoe in the park. Bundled-up anglers can catch rainbow and German brown trout, walleye, pike, smallmouth and largemouth bass and yellow perch. Le sentier longe un lac et sa difficulté est évaluée comme facile. Rifle Gap Dam (National ID # CO01692) is a dam in Garfield County, Colorado, about five and a half miles north of Rifle.. The road will change to gravel after the fish hatchery. Let's face it, there's a lot we can learn and share from one another like what bait or lure is generating the best results. If you want to catch a really big fish and have a real fish story to tell, head to Harvey Gap Reservoir north of Silt.