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Crested Butte Summer Activities

Crested Butte Summer Activities: As you’re planning your 2021 Colorado summer vacation, you’ve got lots of choices for how to spend your time here. No matter your READ MORE

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Isolated With a Fly Rod

It was 20 years ago, living in Aspen, when a daughter’s friend asked if I’d take her dad out on a private stretch of the Roaring Fork. READ MORE

Summer Fishing Report

Here is the fishing report for Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley for the summer 2019 season. While lake anglers have reported great fishing for months in READ MORE

Risers 4 Rett

On the weekend of September 27-30th, 24 teams will participate in the 7th bi-annual Risers 4 Rett (R4R) charity fly fishing tournament to benefit the multidisciplinary Rett READ MORE

4th Annual Gunnison Gun Show

gunshow17e The 4th Annual Gunnison Gun Show is coming to town once again! Come join us for three days of great trades and deals at this year’s READ MORE

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Catch More Trout This Summer!

It’s mid-July. Our miserable snowfall last winter means our rivers right now are August and September low. And they will continue to drop, even the dam-fed Taylor READ MORE

Risers 4 Rett

On the weekend of October 5-8th, 24 teams will participate in the 6th bi-annual Risers 4 Rett (R4R) charity fly fishing tournament to benefit the multidisciplinary Rett Clinic READ MORE

2017 Superfly

Jeff Oulton of the Gunnison Angling Society and Scott Ratcliff of Colorado Trout Unlimited created the contest in 1989 and held the first event in 1990. Superfly continues to be a READ MORE

Caddis Cup

The event will begin Friday, July 8th, with dinner from 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Cement Creek Ranch. The fishing tournament commences on Saturday, July 9th, READ MORE

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Green Drake Season

River and stream fishing, blown out by high water this past month, returns to the valley in the next couple of weeks. A reward for the hiatus READ MORE

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A True Fish Story

By Shelly Steig The first time I heard there was salmon fishing in Colorado—yes Colorado! I was amazed. And this isn’t just any fishing—in Colorado the salmon READ MORE

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