Beginner Fly Tying Classes

                          Beginner Fly Tying Classes When: Starting Monday Mach 13th. (3 Monday Night sessions) Time:  6-8pm @ Fly Fishing Outfitters Cost: $125.00 for 3 sessions (includes tying tool kit, materials and instruction) Learn the basics of the art of tying flies from some of the valley’s best tiers.  This 3 week course is designed for…

Spring Fly Fishing in Colorado’s Ski Country

Spring Fly Fishing in Colorado’s Ski Country

Spring Fly Fishing in Colorado’s Ski Country As we head from winter into our favorite time of year that 2 1/2-month window before the runoff when the Fly-fishing around here really heats up. Even with the amazing amount of snow we have gotten this winter there has been a lack of cold temperatures.  We are heading…

Review of GPS Fishing Maps

Review of GPS Fishing Maps

Review of GPS Fishing Maps For over a year many of us around here have been using GPS maps of the many rivers in Colorado, Wyoming and Montana for both wade fishing and float fishing navigation.  Because these maps are GPS, you don’t need a cell signal, which makes them usable almost anywhere. The ability…

The Colors of Winter-How blue and pruple flies are taking winter by storm.

The Colors of Winter-How blue and pruple flies are taking winter by storm.

  The Colors of Winter –Blue and purple flies are taking winter by storm .  I was just unpacking my first fly shipment of the new year and notices the # of different patterns that we are getting that are purple or blue.  In the last few years we have noticed that the Fly companies…

Gift Card Sale

GIFT CARD SALE From Dec 1st -15th. you can receive 20% off a Fly Fishing Outfitters Gift card. A Fly Fishing Outfitters Gift card is a perfect gift for the Fly – fisher who has everything or so you thought. Our gift cards are good for either guided trips or any merchandise that we carry…

The Colors of Fall- Fall Fly Fishing in Colorado’s high Country

The Colors of Fall- Fall Fly Fishing in Colorado’s high Country

Aaaahhh the first day of Fall in Colorado’s high country.  Many people dread this day as the beginning of the dark days of Winter, but not the fly-fishing enthusiast.  The crowds of summer are long gone the water conditions are fantastic and the trout are veracious as they pack it on for winter as well…

Switch your Style

TENKARA If simplicity is your game, the ancient Japanese art of Tenkara is the right way to go. Tenkara fly fishing (Japanese: テンカラ, literally: “from heaven”, or “from the skies”) is a traditional type of fishing practiced in Japan that should not be confused with fly-fishing. Primarily used for mountain stream trout fishing, tenkara is one…