The salmonfly hatch is the most anticipated event of the year for many fly fishers in the Rockies, and this cool video features a group of “slingers” floating down the famed Gunnison River in search . . .
Written by: Ryan McSparran, Peak Outfitter Marketing
Alpine lakes can provide excellent fishing when rivers are high from runoff.
Photos courtesy Ryan McSparran
Summer is almost here, and it doesn’t take long for the fishing to heat up here in the Flat Tops Wilderness, Colorado’s second largest wilderness area. Almost as soon as the ice clears from . . .
Written by: Jon Hill
The author shows off a fat tailwater rainbow caught on a sunny March day.
Photo by Jon Hill
Before the snow melts from the Colorado Rockies and the rivers start running too high, Tom, Shawn, and I hiked down into a canyon to do some tailwater fishing. It was also a perfect . . .
Introducing a kid to fly fishing can be a magical experience, and the start of a lifetime on the water.
Photo courtesy Simon Perkins
The sporting community spends a lot time thinking about ways to get the next generation involved, and fly fishers are no exception. Although we have seen a pretty good youth movement in . . .
Written by: Mike Lanzarini, Breckenridge Outfitters
Breckinridge Outfitters guide Mike Workman shows off a fine winter rainbow.Photo courtesy Breckinridge Outfitters
As soon as the snow starts falling in the high country in Colorado, most anglers stow their rods and hang up their waders in exchange for their skis and warmer clothing. I can’t say I’m not. . .
Written by: Tyler Coleman
The Farley brothers work their way upstream on a gorgeous November day in Colorado.
Photo by Tyler Coleman
Colorado is one of those places every fly fisher enjoys visiting, and when I first found out that an old friend who lived out there had taken up fly fishing, I began to plan a time to wander the . . .
Here’s the second 2016 episode of the Our Playground video series from Colorado angler and former Trout Bum of the Week Jon Hill. He and his buddies headed into some gorgeous high . . .
Written by: Kyle Wilkinson, Trouts Fly Fishing
The author shows off a brown trout caught in February on the Dream Stream section of the South Platte.Photo courtesy Trouts Fly Fishing
While I realize this list might make a few eyes roll, due to the lack of dry flies or streamers, the fact remains that nymphing through the winter is the most consistent way to produce fish day-in. . .
Written by: Patrick Blackdale, Willowfly Anglers at Three Rivers Resort
A glorious autumn day on the Upper Gunnison produced some beautiful kokanees.
Photos by Eric Kiklevich
Here are some pretty fall photos from the Gunnison River near Almont, Colorado. Guide Eric Kiklevich and his clients were lucky enough to have a high of 65 degrees on this beautiful fall . . .
Bob Streb (left) celebrates a gorgeous Colorado River brown trout with a happy client.
Photos courtesy Bill Bernhardt
Bob Streb is an independent fishing guide who plies his trade on the Eagle, Colorado, and Roaring Fork Rivers of Colorado. He is also a sometime contributor to this blog (see . . .