Eagle River, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Eagle River, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Very good conditions on the Eagle! Nymph fishing is great all day. There are dry-dropper opportunities in the afternoon!
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Eagle River is currently Good

Water flow: 137 CFS @ Avon, 216 @ Wolcott, 135CFS@Gypsum

Visibility: 20 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 45 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish: Mid Morning until dark

Best stretch: Avon to Wolcott. Wolcott to Eagle. Eagle to Dotsero.

Best access point: Behind the shop, Horn Ranch, Red Canyon, Gypsum BLM, Wolcott BLM.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Midges Pheasant Tail Hare's Ear Small Black stones BWO's eggs

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Year Around

Nearest airport: Eagle County Regional Airport

Person Fishing in a stream

Eagle River Description

Winding 70 plus mile from the top of Tennessee Pass to the confluence of the Colorado this river is really three distinctive fisheries that will keep the anglers on their toes.

Techniques & Tips

Nymphing deeper runs and seams

7-Day Forecast

Great wading oppurtunities


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