Categories for Fly Fishing

Terrestrial Season Is Here: Time for Hoppers, Ants and Beetles for Fly Fishing in Fraser, CO

June 22, 2018

As insects, a.k.a. terrestrials, make erratic movements to get from water to shore, they attract attention from fish. Those that aren’t quick enough become dinner. Successful fishermen emulate this behavior to create productive fishing excursions. If you plan to attempt fly fishing in Fraser, CO this season, be sure to include terrestrial flies in your box. Keep in mind that it’s important to not only have the best equipment, but to also know how to use it. Once you arm yourself with the top-quality equipment from your fishing store in Fraser, CO, learn how to best utilize this gear. Your... View Article

Springtime Hatches on the Colorado River: Info About Flyfishing in Fraser, CO

May 18, 2018

The state of Colorado is filled with rivers, creeks and streams that are ideal for fly fishing. In fact, anglers come to Colorado from all over the world, descending upon the state’s waters during insect hatch seasons in particular. Wondering when the best time is to come out and do some flyfishing in Fraser, CO? Here is some information about some of the biggest hatch seasons of the year to help you plan your next big fishing excursion. Stoneflies The salmon fly is perhaps the most famous of the stone flies, hatching between May 15 and June 15 and bringing... View Article

Must Have Springtime Flies

April 26, 2018

Baker’s Dozen Edition by Head Guide, Zach Ware: Springtime fishing in the Rockies tends to get a bad rep. Most people think of it as “mud season”, runoff, and blown out rivers, however, this is hardly the case if you know how to effectively fish this time of year. Before runoff cranks up the fishing can be lights out with midges, caddis, and small mayflies starting to hatch. On any given day there’s a chance you’ll luck into a hatch and find some amazing dry fly action. The stonefly and salmon fly nymphs are also starting to move around a... View Article

Four Simple Tools Needed to Start Fly Fishing

April 9, 2018

Fly fishing is a unique and inventive sport that is tremendously popular among enthusiasts across the globe. Fly fishing combines an appreciation for the outdoors with patience, endurance, craftsmanship, and skill. While it may seem like there is a lot of equipment and expertise required to begin the fly fishing process, you can pick up everything you need to start during just one visit to a qualified fly fishing shop like ours in Fraser, CO. If you are uncertain how to begin your fly fishing experience, full-service fly shops, like Winter Park Flyfisher, offer introductory classes and guided fishing trips.... View Article

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