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Has anyone fished Sheldon Lake (really a pond) in Ft. Collins? Its that big puddle in City Park. I always see people fishing it and I wonder what kind of fish it has in it. Anyone know?
 

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Back befor they drained it, i used to pull 1 to 3 pound large mouth out of there, from a float tube. fished it last fall from shore and caught quite a few nice stockers out of there. Yet to try it this year, so let us know if you do any good.
 

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they just drained it not too long ago to remove the old sediment. They are going to stock it with catfish, bass, and crappie but it will be a few years until they are of decent size. The DOW does stock it with stocker trout though and it was stocked in April.
 

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rainbow trout huh......I guess me and my Altoid/ fly box will have to go check it out...thanks


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Farrier746 said:
Back befor they drained it, i used to pull 1 to 3 pound large mouth out of there, from a float tube.  fished it last fall from shore and caught quite a few nice stockers out of there.  Yet to try it this year, so let us know if you do any good.
Float tubes are allowed in there?? I didn't think they would allow them there.
 

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They ruined my favorite fishing hole. I remeber the first year they put trout back into it the lake went in an oxygen debt and it killed a large number of fish from crappies to trout to bass you couldnt stande to walk around the thing for better then 2 weeks. Grrrrrrrrr trout do not belong in warm water period.
 
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