Gore Creek Fishing Report- January 15, 2022 – Vail, Beaver Creek

 Latest Fishing report for the Gore Creek

Updated: January 15, 2022

This little gem of a creek cuts its 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 than your average trout. So hire a smarter than 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.

11/16/22 The Gore creek is a fantastic Trout fishery although a bit technical and the Trout are on the spooky side, but there are some large fish on the lower stretches. A lot of snow along the banks , make for difficult access. You can score a grand Slam on the Gore if you know how to do do it. That’s all you get from us.

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  • Follow the blue GPS dot to the access points!
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  • Public access are highlighted in GREEN. Private in RED
  • Detailed locations and descriptions of all public access points
  • Boat launch locations, rapid names and float mileages are included in the maps.