Late season fishing: Look for the riffles

25th August, 2016 by

By Chris Freud

This week, the fly-fishing around Vail remains very good. Cooler weather has dropped water temperatures and local trout are feeding well. The best wading options are on the Eagle River from Edwards down to Eagle while float fishermen are enjoying a solid hopper bite on many miles of the Colorado River between Pumphouse and Dotsero. Anglers who enjoy the high country should get out there and enjoy the last few weeks of productive fishing on high elevation creeks and lakes. Because it is late summer, some trout are becoming a little harder to catch. They’ve seen a lot flies and …

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