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Pat Dorsey’s Stream Report – Elevenmile Canyon – South Platte

Elevenmile Canyon is known for its superb dry fly fishing. The Trico hatch is one of many that anglers should concentrate their efforts on. Current Conditions Clarity: Excellent 14 Day Forecast: Look for hatches of midges and blue-winged olives. Tips and Other Information: Flows are slightly above their normal historic average for this time of year. […]

Pat Dorsey’s Stream Report: Colorado River

Fishing the Colorado River should be on everyone’s bucket list. Whether you’re a walk/wade fisherman or prefer float-fishing, this river has it all! Current Conditions: Clarity: Excellent 14 Day Forecast: Look for hatches of midges and blue-winged olives Tips and Other Information: The Colorado River has shaped up nicely and is currently fishing well.  The leaves are […]

Pat Dorsey’s Stream Report: Blue River

The Blue River is a pocket water paradise. There are miles of public water between the town of Silverthorne and Green Mountain Reservoir for you to sample. Current Conditions Clarity: Excellent 14 Day Forecast:  Flows are perfect throughout the Blue River corridor. Anglers should prepare for hatches of midges and blue-winged olives. Tips and Other […]

Pat Dorsey’s Stream Report: Williams Fork River

The Williams Fork is one of the prettiest places on the planet.  This stretch is proof that trout don’t live in ugly places. Current Conditions Clarity: Excellent ​ 14 Day Forecast: Look for hatches of blue-winged olives and blue-winged olives. Tips and Other Information: Fishing has been good on the Williams Fork. Anglers can expect to see hatches […]

Fishing Report: Clear Creek

Clarity: Excellent Major Food Organisms: Blue Wing Olives and Midges Conditions:  Look for midges and Blue Wing Olives in the areas that are not frozen Suggested Patterns:  #20-22 Sparkle Wing RS 2, #20 Mercury Midge, #22 Black Beauty, #20 Red Larva, #20 Manhattan Midge, #22 Stalcup’s Baetis, #14-16 San Juan Worm, #20-22 Juju Baetis, #20-24 Chocolate Foam […]

Fishing Report: Bear Creek

Clarity: Excellent Major Food Organisms: Blue Wing Olives and Midges Conditions:  Flows are low and there may be shelf ice in places. Look for midges and Blue Wing Olives Suggested Patterns:  #20-22 Sparkle Wing RS 2, #20 Mercury Midge, #22 Black Beauty, #20 Red Larva, #20 Manhattan Midge, #22 Stalcup’s Baetis, #14-16 San Juan Worm, #20-22 Juju […]

Pat Dorsey’s Fishing Report: Spinney Mountain – Charlie Meyers SWA

The Charlie Meyers State Wildlife Area (commonly called the Spinney Mountain Ranch or Dream Stream) is a classic meandering, meadow stream. Anglers have the opportunity to catch rainbows, cut-bows, cutthroats, and brown trout when they fish this fabled stretch of water.  Current Conditions  Clarity: Good 14 Day Forecast: Look for hatches of midges and blue-winged […]

Pat Dorsey’s Stream Report: North Fork of the South Platte River

Trophy trout await you on many of our leases on the North Fork of the South Platte.  To book a day on Boxwood, Long Meadow, North Fork Ranch, or the Meadows, call the Blue Quill Angler (303-674-4700) and we’ll gladly assist you. Current Conditions: Clarity: Good 14 Day Forecast: Look for good fishing until Denver Water turns of […]