Cache la Poudre, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Cache la Poudre, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Go small, try a dry-dropper rig
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Cache la Poudre is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Rawah Ranch
Sunrise Anglers

Water flow: 45CFS at canyon mouth

Visibility: 50 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 40 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: afternoon

Best stretch: River ice free up past Gateway Park.

Best access point: Numerous pullouts along HWY 14.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:


Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Year round fishery

Nearest airport: Denver International Airport

Free Orvis Fish Sticker

Cache la Poudre Description

The Cache la Poudre River (French for "powder store"), begins in Poudre Lake just east of the Continental Divide at Milner Pass in Rocky Mountain National Park. The water flows north into Roosevelt National Forest, picking up numerous creeks as it progresses. After 30 miles, the current veers around to the east and begins coursing through a deep canyon. Near this turning point lies the Big South trailhead, ...

Techniques & Tips

Nymphing.....long leaders

7-Day Forecast

Cool but nice this week.

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