In case you have not already heard the news, The Colorado Parks and Wildlife released a statement yesterday regarding the improvement in environmental conditions along the Kremmling to State Bridge section of the Colorado River. Their full statement can be read below.
"Update to voluntary fishing closure on section of Colorado RiverOn July 7, CPW placed a full-day voluntary fishing closure on the Colorado River beginning at the Highway 9 bridge in Kremmling downstream to the Highway 13 bridge in Rifle. Environmental conditions have recently improved between Kremmling and State Bridge due primarily to upstream reservoir releases. As a result, CPW is lifting the voluntary, full-day fishing closure in place upstream of State Bridge while the voluntary, full-day fishing closure remains in effect from State Bridge downstream to the Highway 13 bridge in Rifle.