Rio Grande - Headwaters to Del Norte, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Rio Grande - Headwaters to Del Norte, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
very high water for the next month. Fish lakes in the area
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Rio Grande is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Broadacres Ranch

Water flow: 1900

Visibility: 8 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 45 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish: 10-3

Best stretch: creede down stream

Best access point: coller

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: April-October

Nearest airport: Alamosa, Co.

Rio Grande Description

Head waters of the Rio Grande River. This is a freestone river with an abundance of large bugs, including stoneflies, drakes and blizzard caddis hatches during the early summer. Late summer sees pmd's and terrestrials. Most of the river consists of riffle/ runs and pocket water (traditional western river). There is approximately 90 miles of fishable trout water beginning at the headwaters 30 miles above ...

Techniques & Tips

Nymph and streamers along the bank

7-Day Forecast

cold weather and snow this week.


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