Fly Fishing Colorado’s Best Tailwaters / Fly Fishing Colorado’s Best Trout Streams
Fly Fishing Colorado’s Best Tailwaters
Colorado is known for its deep, bottom-release tailwaters that support a rich and diversified aquatic life. Tailwaters are best defined as those rivers that flow from beneath manmade impoundments called dams. Tailwaters provide anglers with a four-season fishery that affords anglers with consistent flows, clear water, large populations of trout and dependable hatches.
In this 50-minute presentation, Pat Dorsey will explore the tactics and techniques to successfully fish these year-round waters. A detailed discussion on dams, benefits of a tailwater, hatches, fly selection, reading the water, and much more, will be covered as Dorsey takes you on a tour of Colorado’s best tailwaters.
Fly Fishing Colorado’s Best Trout Streams
Colorado has a wide array of angling possibilities, from technical, gin-clear tailwaters to large, untamed freestones. The terrain varies depending on the geographic locale—many streams meander through lush valleys, some sweep through rich ranchland while others carve their way through majestic, boulder-filled canyons. Fly fishers consider Colorado to be one of the premier fly-fishing hubs in the Rocky Mountain west.
There is an estimated 9,000 miles of trout streams in Colorado, with unlimited angling options. Join Pat Dorsey for a 50-minute tour of Colorado’s best trout streams. Dorsey will address matching the hatch, fly selection, public access, and much more, enabling you to be successful on your next angling adventure in Colorado.