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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

2018 Caddis Cup Fly Fishing Tournament

2018 Caddis Cup Fly Fishing Tournament Compete in this year’s 17th annual fly fishing tournament* for some friendly competition on the world-class Gunnison Valley waters.  If you’re READ MORE

Willowfly Anglers Fly Fishing Guide School

Want to become a Professional Fly Fishing Guide? Curriculum includes: IFFF Casting Instruction, Rowing, Wading, Entomology, Conservation, Equipment, Professionalism, and more! Tuition: $1260 Included in cost: 7 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

2017 Caddis Cup Dinner

The 16th annual Caddis Cup is the Land Trust’s signature event. Join us Friday evening at the secluded Cement Creek Ranch to enjoy incredible scenery, delicious food, READ MORE

Fish caught in a river near Crested Butte, CO

Sara’s Summer Bucket List

Since I moved to Colorado 5 years ago, Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley has quickly become my favorite area of the state. I’ve had some incredible 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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