: Aurora Reservoir - The reservoir is open to boating and the water temperature is 53 degrees. Trout fishing from shore is rated as slow to fair. Most reports are of trout being caught using power bait by using a slip rig and there are some reports of people using crawlers and a bobber for trout. Boaters have success ranging from slow to good on trout trolling with rapalas, spoons and crawlers. Walleye fishing has picked up some, and is reported as slow to fair with a handful of good reports from boats trolling with bottom bouncers tipped with crawlers and jigs. Some walleye are being caught from shore using jerk baits and jigs. Smallmouth bass have been caught using jigs and swim baits. This reservoir is restricted to electric motors only and all watercraft must be inspected prior to launch. For more information call 303-326-8425, the June hours of operation are 5 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.