Gore Creek Fish Report

Fishing report for April 21st. 2014.

This little gem of a creek cuts it's way from the top of Vail pass through the town of Vail to the confluence of the Eagle River just west of Vail.  The upper Gore creek is a faster moving creek that has a good population of brook trout as well as Cutthroats, Browns and Rainbows.  Designated a gold medal fishery below the area at Lionshead the Gore can be a tremendous fishery for those who can figure out her little secrets.  Sight fishing to large fish can be very rewarding if not Challenging.  The Gore Creek fish are smarter then your average trout. So hire a smarter then average guide for success on the Gore. Enough said! The Gore is in good fishing condition if you know where to go, that's why we're here.  Good dry/dropper fishing from Lionshead down to the Eagle confluence. Stealth and a good guide are the keys to success on the Gore Creek.  Please be respectful of the spawning Rainbows

Gore Creek Report Date:

                               4/21/2014

Gore Creek Flow:

  • Red Sandstone 120 CFS
  • Confluence 150CFS

Gore Creek Mid Day Water Temp:

        47  Degrees @ Confluence

Gore Creek Current Rating (1-10):

  • 4 of 10 Below Lionshead

Gore Creek Fly Fishing Report:

Higher flows due to run-off right now have made for variable conditions. A stealthy approach is needed this time of year.  The Gore is a very fun sight fishing water that many people liken to fishing some of our states most famous tailwaters.  Please be careful not walk over the Rainbows spawning beds.

 Hot Flies on the Gore Creek:

DRIES/ EMERGERS- Para. Adams(#18-22) Royal Wulff(#12-16) Extended Body BWO (#18-22) Roy's Special Emerger (#20-22)  Morgan's Adult Midge (#20-22) Renegade (#20-22) Sprout midge (#20-22) 

NYMPHS- Black/Grey RS-2 (#18-22), Red/Green Disco Midge (#18-22) Red/ Black Zebra Midge (#18-20) , Barr BWO emerger (#18-22) Crystal Flash Midge (#18-22) Johnnie Flash emerger (#20-22) Princes (#10-16)  Pheasant Tails (#18-22) JR's emerger (#20-22)

 

USGS Gore Creek Report:

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