Constant clarity and water temperatures allows for year around fishing.
Our rates include boat, guide, fuel, lunches, bottled water and 8 hours on the water. Flies can be purchased at the Marble Canyon Lodge, however our guides carry a full supply of currently producing patterns and clients only pay for flies that are lost or destroyed through use.
Tailwater fishery, 15.5 miles of the Colorado River below Glen Canyon Dam (Lake Powell) known as Lee's Ferry.
Average spring temps range from 40-70 degrees, summer averages range from 70-110 degrees, fall averages range from 40-70 degrees, and winter averages range from 20-60 degrees.
Each trip will start from the Lee’s Ferry dock. Heading up river from there, fully covered boats allow for a comfortable ride up. The 15.5 miles of the Colorado river allows for a multitude of different techniques and locations to be utilized at Lee’s Ferry. Mainly a nymphing river, but dry-dropper, single big terrestrial dry fly (summer), and streamers can all be used to target the wild rainbows.
“Wild” rainbow trout.
Polarized sunglasses, tippet (3x-6x), leaders (5x leaders of 9 feet), waders and boots, sunscreen, beverages and Arizona fishing license. Waders and boots may be rented through Marble Canyon Outfitters for $25 per day.
Q. Average size fish?
A. Average of 14” to 18” with a good chance at fish of 20” or better.
Q. Where can we stay?
A. Marble Canyon Lodge, Marble Canyon, AZ 86036