Boulder Creek, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fly Fishing Map of Boulder Creek, CO
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Boulder Creek, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
You can't go wrong with terrestrials,,, the past 2 months has gone from, black Ant to cicada to the cricket... size 14 black with wings ,,, The Cottonwood section on South Boulder and just east of town on the middle stem are loaded... nuff said :)
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Boulder Creek is currently Hot!

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Sunrise Anglers

Water flow: 30+ -Middle // + - 119 gross

Visibility: 36 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 65 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: All Day ,,, Anytime

Best stretch: Canyon

Best access point: Pull outs in the canyon

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Middle Stem:: Midges, pmd, sallies, Golden's, Caddis, baetis, Drake's up high Walker,,,, south boulder:,,,midges, baetis,Drakes, mysis,

Fish species: Browns, Rainbows, Brooks, odd Cutthroat

Fishing season: Hybrid Tailwater / Year Round

Nearest airport: Denver International

Techniques & Tips

dry/dry, nymph rig ,,, highstick the tight water

7-Day Forecast

Summer time temps return to low 90's,,,, South Boulder, given its mini tail water nature, is affected less by rains and is 20* cooler in water temp. Water is getting skinny so careful approach is a must...

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