It's so popular because it's the only Gold Medal lake that has an opening day. The big fish haven't seen any flies or lures since the closing in fall, so they're ready to bite at anything coming their way.
I found this video below that you'll find helpful for your fishing adventure. They'll explain the types of lures and flies you'll need. There are also some tips you can use to help you locate the fish.
It's located in South Park, Colorado between highways 9 and 24. Check out the map below:
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