Cache la Poudre, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Cache la Poudre, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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*Update: 3/23/2021* - Portions of Highway 14 are closed to recreation Between Kelly Flats Campground and Cameron Pass. Potential penalties and fines are in place.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Cache la Poudre is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Sunrise Anglers

Water flow: 85CFS at canyon mouth

Visibility: 50 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 40 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Mid Day

Best stretch: All through canyon

Best access point: Numerous pullouts along HWY 14.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Stoneflies, Caddis and Midges

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Year round fishery

Nearest airport: Denver International Airport

Person Fishing in a stream

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

BWO nymphs & emergers. Later in the day best. Streamers.

7-Day Forecast

Cooler again this week w/ some snow

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