: Aurora Reservoir - Water temp is 41 and there is no ice. All watercraft must be inspected prior to launch in the lower parking lot at the entrance of the boat ramp. This includes all hand launched watercraft. Trout fishing is rated as slow to fair. Best areas have been from the dam and coves using power bait and crawlers. Boaters have been reporting success ranging from slow to fair trolling with spoons, rapalas and crawlers for trout. Walleye action is reported as slow to fair from boats trolling bottom bouncers with crawlers, jointed shad raps and jigs. A handful of reports of walleye being caught from the west end of the dam using swim baits and jigs. Restricted to electric motors only. For more information call 303-326-8425. Park hours for November hours of operation 6:30 a.m. -6:00 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving Day. Reservoir will close to boating December 1st! This includes ALL watercraft.