Fishing Report for the Roaring Fork Valley

  • Crystal River Report

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    Crystal River – Flow: 196 cfs/Redstone, 126 cfs/Carbondale Conditions: Great level for dry fly fishing right now!  Low and clear water with the best fishing occurring above Redstone where water temps are ideal (cooler). The lower…

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  • Frying Pan River Report

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    Frying Pan River Flow: 143cfs/below Ruedi Reservoir Conditions: Clear, cold and recently increased flows have benefitted the hatches, fish and angler. Crowds are heavy on a daily basis. Hatches are consisting of PMDs and BWOs below…

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  • Colorado River Report–RIVER CLOSED TO FISHING

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    Colorado River – Flow: 2170 cfs/Glenwood Springs Conditions: ALL DAY FISHING CLOSURE DUE TO HIGH WATER TEMPERATURES FROM KREMMLING TO RIFLE.  THIS CLOSURE IS LIKELY TO CONTINUE UNTIL SOMETIME IN SEPTEMBER. Flies Dries: N/A Nymphs: N/A…

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  • Roaring Fork River Report

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    Roaring Fork River Flow: 383cfs/Aspen (Jaffe Park), 610cfs Basalt, 1120cfs Glenwood Springs Conditions: The river has reached peak runoff and is now rapidly decreasing. Water clarity has been superb and very fishable throughout its entirety (a…

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  • Crystal River Report

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    Crystal River – Flow: 318 cfs/Redstone, 279 cfs/Carbondale Conditions: The Crystal has quickly dropped to some great levels for fly fishing—just high enough to push a lot of fish into really obvious places—and just low enough…

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  • Frying Pan River Report

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    Frying Pan River Flow: 111cfs/below Ruedi Reservoir Conditions: As is frequently the norm, low and clear water conditions are present. Hatches are consisting of PMDs and BWOs below the dam with sporadic caddis hatches along the…

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  • Colorado River Report

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    Colorado River – Flow: 2670 cfs/Glenwood Springs Conditions: Variable water clarity due to recent mudslides in Glenwood Canyon. Currently less than a foot of water-vis is present and is not very fishable. Hatches have consisted of…

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  • Roaring Fork River Report

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    Roaring Fork River Flow: 920cfs/Aspen (Jaffe Park), 1230cfs Basalt, 2760cfs Glenwood Springs Conditions: The river has reached peak runoff and is now rapidly decreasing. Water clarity has been superb and very fishable throughout its entirety (a…

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