Several people took advantage of the beautiful day Saturday last by ice fishing on Rio Blanco Lake. The WRBM and ERBM Recreation and Park Districts are again partnering with the Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) and the Meeker Lions Club for a family ice fishing derby at Rio Blanco Lake this Saturday. The CPW will teach people how to ice fish and provide equipment for the day and give an educational presentation on the native fish and the Lions Club will provide a free lunch. Fun starts at noon and lunch will be served until 1:30 p.m.
Unlike Rangely’s Kenney Reservoir, Rio Blanco Lake, which is 18 miles west of Meeker, may or may not have ice in the middle that would allow ice fishing. It would be tough to go ice […]