Lower Colorado River Report

By: Aug 20, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
As expected, with the water clearing on the Lower Colorado River fishing is really starting to heat up.  We reached out to our good friend Pete Mott, Owner of Trout Trickers in Gypsum, CO for a brief update on the current conditions on the Colorado below Glenwood Springs.  Pete's report is super encouraging and leads us to believe that fishing across Colorado is about to turn on big time.   For the first time since late June, the lower Colorado is now clear and...

Carp Slam 6 and an Evening on the South Platte

By: Aug 15, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Carp Slam 6 is right around the corner and Trout’s Fly Fishing is a proud sponsor of the event being held on August 25th.  “Trout’s has been a stalwart sponsor of the Carp Slam as well as a great partner of Denver Trout Unlimited for a number of years,” said Cory Stansbury, President of Denver Trout Unlimited.   “Because of this type of sponsorship, support, and long term commitment to the river that Trout’s provides, we are able to put on a...

Road Trip: Jackson

By: Aug 14, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Trout’s Fly Fishing is going to highlight a number of destinations within a seven hour car ride of Denver.  Our goal is to give our customers and readers ideas and options for a long range summer road trip.  In addition to giving you some basic information about the fishery, we spoke to experts who are very familiar with these locations.  If you are headed in their direction, give these people a call.  They know the water, and in most cases, we have personally fished...

Casting and Cocktails - August 23rd

By: Aug 13, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Casting and Cocktails - Knot your average fly fishing event Here’s what we bring - a quiver of Scott A4s and a massive Yeti cooler filled with ice.   Here’s what you bring - a good sense of humor and a desire to learn how to fly cast or improve your current casting skills... and BYOB.   Here’s where/when we bring it: August 23rd 5:00-7:00pm on the South East Corner of Washington Park (Louisiana and Gilpin).

CO SLAB WINNER!

By: Aug 09, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Trout’s Fly fishing is proud to announce that we had dozens of photos submitted for our first CO SLAB contest. Our customers were asked to submit photographs that capture the spirit fishing in Colorado along with a description of the experience. The hardest part of this contest was choosing the winner. It was tough.

Road Trippin’

By: Aug 06, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Road trips come in all shapes and sizes.  Some are big.  Some are small.  Some road trips are wildly complex and others are beautifully simple.  At the root of most fishing trips to new frontiers is something unique yet universal: exploration, travel, curiosity, research, trial and error... new water.     Here is what a recent road trip to the Montana backcountry looked like when Trout's teamed up with our pals at the Drake Magazine.  The recipe...

Come Get Your FRESH CO SLAB!

By: Jul 30, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Trout's Fly Fishing would like to thank ALL of the contributors to the CO SLAB photo contest.  Each and every image and story has been great.  Here is a random sampler of some of the photos that caught our attention so far.  The contest ends tomorrow so there is still time for submissions.  Thank you and enjoy some great fishing sights and stories from the great state of Colorado!

July Fishing Update - Colorado and Roaring Fork Rivers

By: Jul 27, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
We know a lot of our local customers and other Colorado anglers will be hitting the high country this weekend for fishing and other summer fun.  We just received this report from our friend Pete Mott, Owner of Trouttrickers Guide Service in the Colorado and Roaring Fork river valleys. If you are looking for the skinny on the Frying Pan, Roaring Fork below the Pan, or the lower Colorado River, there is some great real-time information in the following report.   “Our rivers...