Gore Creek Fly Fishing Report 8/27/14 Vail, Colorado
WHERE: GORE CREEK. Today’s fly fishing is less than predictable on The Gore, or, more precisely, the weather is predictably unpredictable. It’s the typical late afternoon scenario this time of year: Mostly cloudy, patches of sun bringing heat with thunderstorms squeezing in where they can. I generally come prepared to change things up, but today, ... Read more
Brook Trout Hunter: Believe in the Beaver (Pond)About Brook Trout
In the high country surrounding Minturn, we look for beaver ponds as prime habitat for the species of char known as the brook trout. Native to the East coast, they were originally stocked over a hundred years ago, and they are supremely adapted to mountain conditions. They breed so quickly that they do tend ... Read more
Piney Lake and Upper Piney River | Fly Fishing ReportThe Piney River Ranch Experience
If you haven’t made the trip up to Piney before this should be something to put on your list. The 12 mile drive from Vail takes you gets you off the beaten path, driving through the White River National Forest. Once at Piney Lake, you are met with majestic views of the Gore Range, ... Read more
Fishpond Nomad Guide Net / Review and Rugged Test
Why Review a Net?
The net is one piece of equipment that is often overlooked by anglers. Nets can be cumbersome, difficult to manage and even forgotten on the side of the river or on a rented boat. They can be easily damaged when dropped, stepped on or even sat on. Often, anglers will have two nets, ... Read more
Fly Fishing Wading Boot Review | Korkers WhitehorseKorkers has evolved dramatically in the past few years. Their concept of replaceable soles was tempting, but they needed a tool to remove and re-set their soles, and it took significant work to make them seat properly into the boots. Those days are gone, and the Whitehorse is a feature-laden boot worth reconsidering. At $169, ... Read more
Fishpond Yampa Guide Lumbar Pack | Flyfishing Pack ReviewThe new Fishpond Lumbar Pack made from lightweight material with enough room for all the flies and accessories to keep you on the water all day
The Fishpond Yampa Guide Lumbar Pack, made from lightweight recycled material, is the ultimate pack to carry all the gear you need on the water. It is complete with two ... Read more
Alcova Reservoir Inlet | Trophy Trout & Walleye TripsThis Spring we are pleased to present a very Unique and virtually unexplored fly fishing experience deep in Fremont Canyon where the North Platte river enters Alcova Reservoir.
By now many have experienced Fremont Canyon, but few have seen the inlet where Fremont dumps into Alcova Reservoir. That’s because the only way to get there is ... Read more
Hank Patterson Christmas Extravaganza Dec. 21stHank Patterson Christmas Extravaganza Dec. 21st in Parker, CO
Join us for our annual holiday party in Parker hosted by Hank Patterson
We are very proud (and slightly nervous) to announce that we are hosting Hank Patterson at this year’s annual Christmas party in Parker. We will be raffling items from local Colorado fly fishing ... Read more
Hank Patterson Christmas Party Recap Great times had by all… Thanks for the support!
We are super appreciative for the great turn out and the warm holiday wishes
The staff at Minturn Anglers would like to start by thanking everyone who came out for the Hank Patterson Christmas Party at Minturn Anglers in Parker. The event could not have been so much ... Read more
Hank Patterson Holiday Extravaganza December 21st @ The Shop!
The one and only… frozen yogurt franchisee, male model, high school graduate & fly fisherman of the decade award winner HANK PATTERSON will be this year’s featured guest at our 5th annual Christmas extravaganza December 21st. SNAP IT!
Did I forget to mention…Hank owns a River Run’s Through it on Blue Ray?!?! Ya….I guess you could ... Read more