Categories for Fly Fishing

Winter Flyfishing in Grand County

March 23, 2021

Written by & photo courtesy of Winter Park Flyfisher Guide, Riley Strickland Are you planning on skiing or snowboarding at Winter Park Resort this winter? If you are, then you should consider packing along the fly rod with the boards and skis. Did you know you can fly fish year round in Grand County? As a matter of fact, my favorite kind of day is hooking up on a few fish in the a.m. and then hitting some tree runs on the Jane side in the afternoon. All in one day! If you haven’t fished in the winter, then you... View Article

The Best Spots for Flyfishing in Belize

November 21, 2019

Belize is known throughout the world as an outstanding fishing destination for anglers of all experience levels. The scenery is, of course, absolutely gorgeous, and at the right time of year the weather is perfect for relaxation and fishing. But the quality of the fishing is also impeccable, with the “big three” sport fish being bonefish, tarpon and permit (all of which are catch and release). Sure, you’re not going to be able to take any of these fish home with you, but we can guarantee you that any time you’re able to chase these fish and get them biting,... View Article

Why Tenkara Fishing Is Ideal for Winter Fly Fishing in Fraser, CO

November 17, 2019

Winter might not be the most popular fly fishing time of the year, but if you are interested in winter fly fishing in Fraser, CO, you’ll find that you can still catch plenty of trout while there are far fewer anglers out and about to have to contend with. Of course, the winter weather adds some extra challenges and difficulties that you’ll need to overcome, including the potential for ice to damage your equipment and the cold weather to damage your hands and fingers. The good news is that tenkara fishing can help you avoid many of the major challenges... View Article

10 Fascinating Facts About Trout

October 25, 2019

In the world of fly fishing, doing battle with a mighty trout is considered one of the most challenging undertakings in the stream. Indeed, some of the local trout are so tough that even seasoned fishers find themselves quaking in their fly fishing waders in Fraser, CO. Yet, as strategist Sun Tzu famously suggested, to “know thy enemy” is the first step toward victory. So, with that in mind, here are some fascinating facts about the trout, the king of the American stream. Fly fishing dates back to 200 A.D. The first recorded instance of fly fishing dates back to... View Article

10 Tips for More Successful Fly Fishing

October 14, 2019

Few hobbies combine the thrill of sportsmanship with the serenity of nature in quite the same way as fly fishing. Trout fishing in Fraser, CO requires a little skill, a little patience and a few pointers to truly step up your game. With that in mind, here are a few essential tips that can help you take your first few steps into the world of fly fishing. Practice on dry land Before you hit the stream, take some time to get out in your backyard or a public park to whip that pole around and get your form working. Do... View Article

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