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Is the catfishing near the bridge or that landing area near the rocks any good. I want to go catfishing there with my 8-year-old son. I think this area would be very easy to get into with him.

I went fishing several times at Waneka. No luck catfishing but caught several turtles and one trout. Went multiple times and early and late. Threw everything but the kitchen sink at them. Just turtles. Chicken Liver, stink bait, shrimp, worms and soap. No luck at all.

I want to try Chatfield again.

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Ok....I know where both the dog ponds and the Chatfield ponds are. Is there even any fish in the dog ponds?

Also....was wondering if there are any big cats or anything good to be caught off of the spillway? I know when I used to live in Texas, the BIG cats would be caught at the bottom of the spillway.
 
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There are actually two reports on the dog ponds that i known of brian. There both on the colorado fishing reports forum. one is on page 8 called "rainy chatfield" and the other is on page 10 called "chatfield 4/25 check this out" both were started by mustang. and according to those reports there are fish in there.
 

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Brian-Lakewood said:
Ok....I know where both the dog ponds and the Chatfield ponds are. Is there even any fish in the dog ponds?

Also....was wondering if there are any big cats or anything good to be caught off of the spillway? I know when I used to live in Texas, the BIG cats would be caught at the bottom of the spillway. 
the one time i fished there a few weeks ago i saw a guy catch a big cat below the spillway...im not sure if i was an acception to the rule or not, but i would guess there would be cats there....

now that you mention it i might give that a try later this week..just for kicks.
 

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right below chatfield res, Co...it spills out below and is labeled part of the South Platte.  ive never fished too far down, but i walked down it one night and it looked like an ok stretch of water....
 

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the ponds on the southside were doing verywell the weekend before last. then last saturday they were very slow.. think it was something about the day or the night. Maybe to hot. hope you do well keep us informed.. I wont be able to make it this weekend. hopefully net weekend
 
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