Fall Beginner Fly Tying Classes Begin September 4th

By: Aug 27, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Designed to build a solid foundation for the aspiring fly tyer, this class will provide a well-rounded introduction to the tools, materials and techniques necessary to create flies that not only look good, but catch fish.  All participants will receive an Umpqua feather merchants deluxe fly tying kit (a $146 Value), which includes all the tools and materials needed to start tying popular trout flies. If you have ever had an interest in fly tying, this class is an excellent next...

Road Trip: Casper

By: Aug 22, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Are you looking to catch big fish? Or instead do you want to catch a lot of fish? How about a-lot-of-big-fish?  If you are in this last camp, you should think about checking out the North Platte River just outside of Casper, Wyoming.  It is time for another Trout's Fly Fishing Summer Roadtrip.  

Battle of the Bug Tiers

By: Aug 21, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Battle of the Bug Tiers - Morlock (Rainy's, Inc) vs. Lipton (Idylwilde) - August 24th.  Come join Trout’s Fly Fishing and two world class signature fly tiers on August 24 (2:00pm-5:00pm) here in the shop for a FREE tying demonstration.  You are not going to get this opportunity twice.  Make it happen.  

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).