San Miguel River, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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San Miguel River, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Find a lake or pond... Still the best advice but we will get through this. The hot days are finishing run off, get ready! The cfs is going down but the river is still off color.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing San Miguel River is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Telluride Fly Fishers
RIGS Adventure Co

Water flow: Its milting.

Visibility: 1 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 44 Degrees F

Water condition: Muddy

Best time of day to fish: AM

Best stretch: From Deep Creek all the way to below Norwood Bridge..

Best access point: Most of the river is public. Look for deeper, slower water.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

BWO (18), Pteronarcis Stonefly. Midges

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: June 25-October 31st (Also March and April)

Nearest airport: TELLURIDE AIRPORT

San Miguel River Description

The breathtaking San Miguel River begins high in the mountains above Telluride, Colorado. From Telluride, the troutfishing runs for over 45 miles to the northwest where it eventually becomes a warmwater fishery. The San Miguel is a high gradient, freestone river with average depths between 1 and 3 feet. It has abundant pocket water with occasional pools and riffle-like runs. It holds five species of trout ...

Techniques & Tips

Alpine Lakes or ponds!

7-Day Forecast

High brown water we are in that time of the year, hit your tail water for a midge hatch. Same


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