Cimarron River, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fly Fishing Map of Cimarron River, CO
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Cimarron River, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
I would only look to fish the tailwater section due to the upper forks being really low.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Cimarron River is currently Just OK

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
RIGS Adventure Co

Fish species: Cutthroat, Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout

Fishing season: Spring/summer through fall

Nearest airport: Montrose Regional Airport

Cimarron River Description

High Alpine fishing at its best! The Cimarron River offers endless fishing for Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Cutthroat, and Brook Trout. As one of the most beautiful settings in Colorado, the Cimarron high country offers rare opportunities for solitude, native fish, and remote access. If you’re looking for a real Colorado backcountry experience, it doesn’t get any better than this. The Forks of the Cimarron ...

Techniques & Tips

Shorter fly rods in the 2-wt. to 4-wt. range work well in the high country. Throwing dry flies or dry-dropper rigs is very productive. You can also fish Tenkara.

7-Day Forecast

Start looking to the larger holes and deeper runs. Streamers should be picking up and the Browns get more aggressive

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