Cimarron River, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Cimarron River, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Rain may blow out different forks so make sure you are moving to different forks and checking the weather. Fish the Big Cimarron for the most consistent conditions
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Cimarron River is currently Just OK

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
RIGS Adventure Co

Fish species: Cutthroat, Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout

Fishing season: Spring/summer through fall

Nearest airport: Montrose Regional Airport

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Cimarron River Description

High Alpine fishing at its best! The Cimarron River offers endless fishing for Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Cutthroat, and Brook Trout. As one of the most beautiful settings in Colorado, the Cimarron high country offers rare opportunities for solitude, native fish, and remote access. If you’re looking for a real Colorado backcountry experience, it doesn’t get any better than this. The Forks of the Cimarron ...

Techniques & Tips

Shorter fly rods in the 2-wt. to 4-wt. range work well in the high country. Throwing dry flies or dry-dropper rigs is very productive. You can also fish Tenkara.

7-Day Forecast

PMD's will still be coming off for a while as well as Green Drakes. Get up this next week and fish drake dries!

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