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
fishing small purple haze and small emergers and dries.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Rio Grande is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Broadacres Ranch

Water flow: 300

Visibility: 20 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 60 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish: 10-12 7-9

Best stretch: creede down stream

Best access point:

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

caddis, some hoppers around

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

Fishing on top !!

7-Day Forecast

water is low and there has been no rain. we are fishing mornings until 11 am. We do not have the water and air temps. that we need at this time. limited fishing is still possble for now.

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