With water temperatures rising in the across the state of Colorado, it is important to take extra precautions when making decisions where and when to fish. Colorado Trout Unlimited just released a request asking for volunteer fishing closures on rivers that are especially hard hit by the recent drought conditions. If you are looking for some great fly fishing ideas for the remainder of the summer, here is a list of options to consider.
Our friends at the Wigwam Club - which is located on the South Platte River - have a really unique seasonal employment opportunity.
Don’t forget to join Denver Trout Unlimited at the Skylark Lounge this Tuesday July 23rd for a member meeting and social gathering. Topics will include updates on the South Platte River as well as a kick off of this year’s Carp Slam 7. The July 23rd meeting will start at 7:30pm at the Skylark Lounge
Do you want to see some big, bright fish on the move in clear water? We’ve wasted a quite a bit of time checking out these sockeye salmon from this live underwater web cam located in Steep Creek, not far from Juneau Alaska. If you don’t see any fish at first…. Just wait for ‘em. Have fun!
July and August 2013 - Update If you are looking to get away from the crowds and enjoy a few hours or few days of solitude, look no further than three of our exclusive ranch properties. We rest our water between trips so days for the remaining summer season are limited. Here's a quick overview and photos from each property.
Trouts Fly Fishing would like to thank all of our customers who participated in our On-Stream Beginner Fly Fishing School this past weekend. Our students learned the basics of fly fishing including casting, reading water, entomology, and fly selection. They then had a chance to put it all together and get out on the water and catch some great looking fish.
The WCR Ranch is located on a small tributary of the upper Colorado River, approximately 35 miles in length. The creek rises in northwestern Grand County, in the Arapaho National Forest at the top of the continental divide and flows southeast toward the Colorado River. The WCR Ranch is home to Lodgepole and Ponderosa Pines, Douglas-Firs, and Aspen stands. The creek itself meanders through a wide-open meadow closely cropped with willows, cut banks, and a variety of alpine...
We currently have two open spots to fish a stretch of river that you most likely have never set eyes on. Come and experience the Piney River with Trouts Fly Fishing and get a chance to fish one of the most scenic rivers in the West on Saturday July 20th.