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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, blue-winged olives, and sporadic caddis and yellow sallies. Flows are on the rise from spring run-off. Tips and Other Information: […]

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: Poor 14 Day Forecast: The Colorado is experiencing spring run-off.  Stonefly nymphs under the surface and squirmy worms as the water will be constantly stirred from the beginning of run-off […]

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: Good 14 Day Forecast:  Look for spring run-off to prevail Tips and Other Information: Flows are high from spring run-off!  In town, a Mysis pattern, […]

Fishing Report: Clear Creek

Clarity: Poor Major Food Organisms: Caddis Conditions:  Water is beginning to rise with the onset of run-off so fishing the edges right now with dry-dropper rigs or a Euro setup will produce fish.  When the water really gets going, get out the junk flies and have a blast.  Fish are not picky right now so get out […]

Fishing Report: Bear Creek

Clarity: Stained unless we get afternoon storms then it is muddy Major Food Organisms: Caddis Conditions:  Fish are feeding on caddis larva under the surface right now with some surface activity in the evening.  Dry-dropper rig or single fly euro rig is your best bet under the surface. Suggested Patterns:  Any jigged Euro Nymph right now will […]

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 sporadic hatches of midges, the […]

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: Poor 14 Day Forecast: Look for spring run-off to prevail Tips and Other […]