[ going to barnes meadow tomorrow the 31st never fished it. any ideas where to go and what to use? sorry new to this site just heard it the other day on am950 with terry wickstrom. not a typer either but love to fish.[ice fish more than open water}
It's across highway 14 from Chambers Lake, in Larimer County. Had a fish kill due to low water two or three years ago, but was refilled, restocked, and some good-sized fish are starting to show up again.
fished it 2 weeks ago. noon to 4. was all alone. fished the middle of the cove where the path comes in from highway. Drilled 2 holes. jigged a swedish pimple to draw them in and 7--15" rainbows hit the deadstick size #12 orange rat fink with salmon egg. Good Luck
duckdog72, Me and my buddy Charlie are going there tommorrow as well. Going to see if we can get into Chambers also. I'll have a Red Ford and on the ice will have a Fish Trap Pro (Blue) and a Frabill (black). Hope to meet you.
Hit Barnes Meadow yesterday. Caught around 30 rainbows. Most were 5-7" long. A few up to 16". Fished 12' of water with small gitzit tipped with a waxie. Also uses a small Swedish pimple tipped with waxie with good results. Weather was snowy and ice was 12" with a foot of slush on top. Good action, but small fish.