Summer fishing stays great; options abound

By Chris Freud

There is no shortage of great fly-fishing options this week in the Vail area. From alpine creeks to big rivers, our local trout are feeding well. River levels are dropping fast and float fishermen will have to concentrate on the Roaring Fork or Colorado, while wading anglers have much better access to the trout in the Eagle River. Dry fly fishing remains excellent. Morning fishing is a good choice to beat the heat and wind in the afternoon.Colorado RiverFlows and water temperatures are ideal and fishing conditions on the Colorado River couldn’t be better with clear water and feeding trout. …

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