Fly-Fishing Reports

Sometimes You Get Lucky …Fishing the Taylor River

By Lu Warner, Master Guide Regardless of how much you practice you have on the water, even a good fisherman needs a little luck to bring it all together! This fishing tale is definitely in my top 5, but unlike most fishing tales this time we have the video to prove it! August 25, 2014—About …

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Taylor River Fly-Fishing Report – August 4, 2014

Fishing at Wilder on the Taylor continues to be “on fire” as Dry fly action has been pretty much non-stop for the last month.  All of our guests and owners have had some fantastic days on the water.  Best advice is to get out on the river early afternoon and fish a small well presented …

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Wilder on the Taylor Fishing Report – July 14, 2014

July 14, 2014, Right now we are experiencing the best dry fly fishing of the year on the Taylor River at Wilder. Flows have dropped to the mid 500 CFS level, water temperatures have warmed up into the low 50’s and the bugs, trout and anglers are all happy. Finally the Green Drake hatch has …

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A Reel Fly-Fishing Tale on the Taylor River

Drama surfaces when landing a 32-inch rainbow that has just snatched our 12-inch brown trout. By Lu Warner Mike West and I were fly-fishing a dry dropper on the stretch of the Taylor River located at Wilder on the Taylor on July 9, at a place that I call the swimming hole. Dry fly fishing …

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Taylor River Fly Fishing Report – June 25, 2014

June 25, 2014 – Summer has arrived to the mountains of Colorado! Bugs are flying and the the Taylor River at the Wilder is looking good right now for fishing with Dry flies. Flows have subsided and are stabilizing in the low 700 CFS range. The water is clear and water temperatures range from the low …

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Taylor River Fly-Fishing Report – June 2, 2014

June 2, 2014: Taylor River Fly-Fishing Report – Springtime has finally come to the High Rockies and several warm days in a row have risen many Gunnison river flows to record highs. As of today, the Gunnison, East and Slate Rivers are pretty much un-fishable due to both the high flows and turbidity of the …

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