Colorado Fly Fishing
Late winter is here, but it feels like Spring! River conditions are ice free and excellent valley wide, most boat ramps are usable, and Midges are beginning to hatch! Its time to shake off the winter doldrums and get outside! Skiing has been excellent and fishing is busting wide open. Come to the Roaring Fork Valley to visit us, you will be glad you did!
Check out Closeouts! We still have some Sage rods on there, as well as Simms waders.
Give us a call before coming up to check current conditions. We can't tell you what rock to stand on but we can steer you to the most fishable water.
Contact us at either shop for the most current reports or for more details see our Roaring Fork Valley Fishing Report.
If you are planning a fishing trip out in Colorado, you can purchase your license online from Colorado Parks & Wildlife.
Fly Fishing Guide Trips
Roaring Fork Anglers, Alpine Angling and our select guides have been chosen Best Local Guide Service since 2004. Since 1980 we’ve done Colorado Fly Fishing Guide Trips on Roaring Fork Valley waters and beyond.
From Fly Fishing in Aspen to Fly Fishing in Rifle, We also hold outfitting permits for float and wade fishing on the Roaring Fork River, upper and lower Colorado River & Eagle River. We also offer wade fishing on both the Frying Pan River and the Crystal River, and have access to several private ranches and spring creeks that are capable of producing trophy trout.
Check out our Roaring Fork Valley Fly Fishing Report for recent activity of fish and bugs.
With the help of a long time outfitter of the Gunnison Gorge, we are now booking three-day/two-night fly-fishing trips on the ‘Gunnie’ for 2014.
For accurate, up-to-date conditions check the Fishing Report, our Hatch Chart and River Flows.
Roaring Fork River GWS
Roaring Fork River near Emma
Frying Pan River Flows
Colorado River GWS
Crystal River Flows
Our Colorado Fly Shops
Our fly shops in Glenwood Springs and Carbondale serve the Roaring Fork Valley from Aspen to Rifle. We stock a wide variety of equipment for everything from 8in. long finicky spring creek trout to 150lb Tarpon and Billfish. Fly tying supplies can be found at RFA in Glenwood Springs.
If you are interested in a special trip to Saltwater Destinations, please give us a call at 1-800-781-8120 or e-mail us, and we can help you plan something special.
Visit our Bahamas Gallery to see some CPR (Catch, Photo, Release) of Bahama Bonefish. Watch Bahamas video here.
Dustin Harcourt seems to be working on a new nickname these days. The most trout, the biggest trout and "other" species. Sheesh. Read More...
Steve DiCampo Mural
We are ready to start work on the mural for the back of the shop 1st step is to paint the rear wall a neutral color, I'm expecting this to happen in the next two weeks.
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