Fly-Fishing Reports

Wilder on the Taylor Fishing Report for early July 2013

July Fly Fishing Report

Early July 2013 – Taylor River flows peaked in Gunnison County on or near the 10th of June this year and fly fishing conditions are now perfect with all rivers dropping fast and clear. It looks to be another low water year for Western Colorado but at the Wilder we are fortunate to have guaranteed flows of between 250 and 350 cfs on our 2 miles of the Taylor River through early October. This is a great level to fish the Taylor as it is very wadeable and in these conditions the fish show a particular fondness for small dry flies.

Currently on the Taylor River at the Wilder, flows are at 375 and should be slowly dropping to the 300 level over the next couple of weeks. Water temperatures are in the mid forties and gradually warming. The water is clear and bugs are starting to hatch.

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Wilder on the Taylor: Fishing Report – June 2013

June 9, 2013 – While Western Colorado struggles with difficult fishing conditions due to peak spring flows, fishing at Wilder on the Taylor is fantastic, with stable flows and clear water. With summer just around the corner, warmer water temperatures on the horizon, and hatches of Blue Wing Olives on cloudy days – afternoons on …

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Colorado Fishing Report Late Summer 2012

Taylor River WOW! The latter part of the summer and early fall fishing has been outstanding. The beginning of August was warm with minimal clouds, which made for tough dry fly fishing. The hopper / dropper technique was the technique of choice, landing 80 percent of the fish on the dropper, but rising some big …

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Summer Fly-Fishing Report at Wilder on the Taylor

Summer Fly-Fishing Report Taylor River As expected, the fishing this summer has been legendary. If you like fly-fishing a single dry, we are seeing two-three hour periods when the fish are continuously feeding on the surface. We have also been able to tease them up when they are not feeding. We are seeing some great …

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Wilder on the Taylor Spring Fly-Fishing Report

Spring Fly-Fishing Report Taylor River This has been an extremely productive spring for fly-fishing the Taylor river. They pushed the flows out of the dam from 100 to 250 cfs, and plan to keep it there throughout the summer. In my opinion this will be an epic year for walk wading the Taylor River. We …

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