Center of the Colorado Fly-fishing Universe

    Vail and Beaver Creek’s proximity to some of the best fly fishing in Colorado might very well make it the center of Colorado’s Fly-fishing universe. Since Moving to the Vail valley in 1992 to mainly ski-bum I did become quickly aware that there [Read More]

Spring is Great Streamer Fishing in Colorado

Spring is Great Streamer Fishing in Colorado Even with a 120% snowpack in Colorado, it seems that spring has come a bit early this year.  I guess that’s why we live in paradise! Now is the time to start dusting off the 3-4wt. Dry-fly rods [Read More]

Tips for fishing Small Dry Flies of Spring

Tips for fishing  Small Dry Flies of Spring Wow was it nice to be out casting dry flies this week on the Eagle river here in the vail valley.  With all the great warm weather this last couple of weeks, the Blue Winged Olives have [Read More]

Beginner Fly Tying Classes

                          Beginner Fly Tying Classes When: Starting Monday Mach 13th. (3 Monday Night sessions) Time:  6-8pm @ Fly Fishing Outfitters Cost: $125.00 for 3 sessions (includes tying tool kit, materials and      instruction) Learn the basics of the art of tying flies from some of the [Read More]

Spring Fly Fishing in Colorado’s Ski Country

Spring Fly Fishing in Colorado’s Ski Country As we head from winter into our favorite time of year that 2 1/2-month window before the runoff when the Fly-fishing around here really heats up. Even with the amazing amount of snow we have gotten this winter there [Read More]

Mid-Winter Clearance Sale !!!

  You Can Not BEAT These DEALS !!!       Fishpond Yampa Guide Lumbar Pack (Close Out) WAS $119.99 NOW $75.00                                              

Review of GPS Fishing Maps

Review of GPS Fishing Maps For over a year many of us around here have been using GPS maps of the many rivers in Colorado, Wyoming and Montana for both wade fishing and float fishing navigation.  Because these maps are GPS, you don’t need a [Read More]

The Colors of Winter-How blue and pruple flies are taking winter by storm.

  The Colors of Winter –Blue and purple flies are taking winter by storm .  I was just unpacking my first fly shipment of the new year and notices the # of different patterns that we are getting that are purple or blue.  In the [Read More]

Top Fly Patterns for Winter Trout

  Top Fly Patterns for Winter Trout Now that we can officially call it Winter, it doesn’t mean the Trout stop feeding. The locals here in the Vail valley are very savvy when it comes to knowing what gear to use when hitting the mountain [Read More]

Gift Card Sale

GIFT CARD SALE From Dec 1st -15th. you can receive 20% off a Fly Fishing Outfitters Gift card.   A Fly Fishing Outfitters Gift card is a perfect gift for the Fly – fisher who has everything or so you thought.  Our gift cards are [Read More]