Clear Creek, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Clear Creek, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
canyon is accessible from golden to Kermit's. Double a flying ant of your choice and stick and move,,, that is all :) Cricket is killing it ,,, maybe they take it for a cicada, ant, who knows, they move on it
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Clear Creek is currently Hot!

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Sunrise Anglers
Freestone Outfitters

Water flow: 82 += CFS at Golden

Visibility: 36 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 58 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Any time you can, afternoon

Best stretch: Canyon for bugs

Best access point: canyon pullouts

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

midges,Caddis, terrestrials, pmd's, stones, baetis, Drake's, Micro streamers

Fish species: Browns, Rainbows, Cutts

Fishing season: All year

Nearest airport: Denver Int. Airport

Clear Creek Description

The Clear Creek watershed is truely amazing. Suffering from the ravages of mining for the last century, parts of Clear Creek are back and producing healthy populations of rainbows, browns, and in higher stretches, cutthroat. Starting on the eastern slopes of the continental divide, Clear Creek begins its journey to the Platte River on Loveland Pass. This upper section is a mixture of private and forest land. ...

Techniques & Tips

two fly set-ups with indicator, dry / emerger Clear Creek is, " if you hit your target you will be rewarded",,, high stick,,, there are larger pools, but the majority is pocket water,,, classic pocket water

7-Day Forecast

Unstable atmospheric conditions will produce thunderstorms some heavy at times ,,,,the neat thing about Clear Creek is it clears very quickly after a rainstorm ,,, please watch the lightning ,,,stay safe

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