How to continue having an epic fly-fishing season

22nd August, 2014 by

By Chris Freud

It has been an epic season of fly fishing in the Vail Valley area this summer. The Eagle River had a nice, long float season and excellent dry fly-fishing. On the Colorado, trout numbers seem to be up and, despite higher than average flows, the fishing was great. The same scenario played out on the Roaring Fork as well with thick hatches and fat trout. Although the fishing remains very good and we are in the thick of hopper season, as we move through August, however, the summer’s easiest fishing days are behind us. Hatches are sparse and the insects …

Source: Vail Daily Feed



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