“Just Say NO” to Bobbers this Fall Dump your 6x tippet and bobbers in the trash, this is a fly fishing intervention! We at Minturn Anglers are recovering Bobber Junkies every Fall and we want to help those in need with their bobber addiction. It’s a long road to recovery but we are here to help during the best streamer fishing of the year and this year is especially off the hook!!! The Bobber Fishing Read More
I have been using the Mini Rig off and on, on guided trips for the last month. As we begin to see August around the corner, it will be my go to rig while chasing trout with clients. The Mini Rig is a way to attack fish from the top down. It’s simply a short nymph rig without the classic indicator, so to speak. Your indicator is a large dry fly, something like a Chubby Read More
Minturn Anglers Fly Fishing School Give an individual(s) a day on the water on the second half of Minturn Anglers’ Fly Fishing School on the Eagle, Colorado or Gore waters and dreams come true! Let us help you with knots, good and bad, water knowledge, how to wade and how to read the waters of the Vail Valley. Let us help you understand which flies to throw, how to throw them and why. We love Read More
Fly fishing in the Vail Valley has been phenomenal of late. Check out our guide, Joel B. Sharp laying the hammer to a nice Eagle River rainbow trout! Give us at Minturn Anglers a call TODAY and book your trip while the fishing stays good!
Parker, CO country music singer Kenzi Whittington is country music’s next big thing. Through the winter, Kenzi and lead guitar player Tim DeArmitt will be playing an acoustic show 8-10PM to follow hump day tying night at the Underground (bar beneath the shop). Call 720-851-4665 for details & directions No cover charge!
Video shot on a day trip to the Dream Stream during a short dry fly opportunity. Featuring Scott T2H 1085 Switch/Spey Rd. A very fun and useful rod for skating flies such as hoppers, stones and caddis. More to come in the following weeks as we gear up for hopper season!
Client and customer fly fishing images from guided trips in Deckers, Cheesman Canyon area, North Fork of the South Platte River, Eleven Mile Canyon, Waterton Canyon, Dream Stream and other South Platte River tributaries. Back to South Platte River Information Page
All Wiper in this gallery were caught and released on a fly at Bingham Reservoir in Parker, CO. The fishery has declined rapidly since 2008. Please leave a comment urging Douglas County Parks to create regulations and bag limits for Wiper at Bingham. Back to previous page
Minturn Anglers offers guided carp fishing on the South Platte. Ideal flows for carp fishing through Denver are during low water periods where releases out of Chatfield are less then 100CFS. This makes pinpointing their location and sight fishing more productive. If you have not fly fished for carp it’s a blast. Carp are big hard fighting fish and fairly difficult to hook up with on a fly. If you are planning a saltwater trip Read More
Mike Anest shows us how it is done during the spring at Deckers. This brown was fooled on a Deep Six Caddis Larva.