Use these tips to perfect your catch and release fishing skills in Mesa Verde Country®

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Catch and Release Tips

Certain areas are designated catch and release with the state, and/or they have specific bait or general fishing restrictions. Be sure to check locally if you have any questions about restrictions or regulations.

CATCH & RELEASE TIPS

Returning fish to the water alive is not as simple as it sounds. Some important reminders:

Catch and release is a good habit to get into. It allows you to get all the sport out of fishing and put all the pleasure back into the water.

It's never too early to learn how to handle fish using catch and release techniques, teaching fair play and sportsmanship, and preserving our fishing resources for the generations to come
It's never too early to learn how to handle fish using catch and release techniques, teaching fair play and sportsmanship, and preserving our fishing resources for the generations to come