The Blue Quill Angler

Serving Fly Anglers Everywhere
Since 1988

COLORADO FLY FISHING SHOP AND ONLINE STORE

Colorado Fly Fishing at its best.  Since 1988 The Blue Quill Angler has served the Denver/Evergreen, Colorado fly fishing community through our fly shop in Evergreen, Colorado.  Our fly shop is located in an octagonal log barn that is also recognized as a historical historic landmark.  While we are admittedly biased, it is frankly the coolest fly shop around —  filled to the brim with a wide selection of quality brand merchandise.

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COLORADO GUIDED FLY FISHING TRIPS

Not all fly fishing guide services are equal. We take pride in every one of our guide staff members – lead by industry veteran, author and co-owner, Pat Dorsey. Our guides are professionals and their passion and love for our sport is second to none.

Whether you are just beginning to explore the wonderful world of fly fishing, or you are a seasoned veteran, let us help you make the most of your day. We offer a full range of fishing locations for Full or Half Day trips plus we offer Float trips and Stillwater trips to the best locations in the state.

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DESTINATION TRAVEL

Spread your wings and join us for a once-in-a-lifetime trip to destinations far and wide.  These trips sell out quickly so book now before it’s too late!

Patagonia – Rio Negro – Rio Manso Lodge

December 11-18, 2022

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TIPS AND TECHNIQUES

TAILWATER TACTICS: ELEVATE YOUR SMALL FLY GAME TO THE NEXT LEVEL by Pat Dorsey

In all honesty, midge-fishing is only as difficult as you make…

Go-To Midge Larva for the Winter Season - Pat Dorsey

With the winter-season quickly approaching, fly-fishers need…

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX - TACTICS FOR FALL FLY FISHING IN COLORADO- PAT DORSEY

Fall fly fishing in Colorado is some of the best fishing of the…
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There’s still some time to get up to those high elevation lakes and streams…

#gohiking #gofishing #flyfishing #cutthroattrout #catchandrelease #colorfulcolorado

There’s still some time to get up to those high elevation lakes and streams…

#gohiking #gofishing #flyfishing #cutthroattrout #catchandrelease #colorfulcolorado
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That 15 minute fight reaction!

#whatthatvisedo #flytying #flyfishing #flyfishcolorado #bluequillangler #rainbowtrout

That 15 minute fight reaction!

#whatthatvisedo #flytying #flyfishing #flyfishcolorado #bluequillangler #rainbowtrout
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Just another day at the office…

#TailwaterJunkie
#FlyFishingJunkie
#FlyFishingAddict
#SimmsFishing
#FishPondUSA
#FlyTyingJunkie
#KeepEmWet
#RainbowTrout
#OrvisFlyFishing
#CatchAndRelease
#TroutBum
#FlyFishingColorado
#TroutFishing
#FlyTyingJunkie
#FlyTyingAddict

Just another day at the office…

#TailwaterJunkie
#FlyFishingJunkie
#FlyFishingAddict
#SimmsFishing
#FishPondUSA
#FlyTyingJunkie
#KeepEmWet
#RainbowTrout
#OrvisFlyFishing
#CatchAndRelease
#TroutBum
#FlyFishingColorado
#TroutFishing
#FlyTyingJunkie
#FlyTyingAddict
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Caddis have been super successful for me as of late, especially subsurface. Patterns like the graphic caddis, buckskin, kryptonite Caddis have been on my rigs pretty much throughout the day!

bluequillangler scottflyrods 
#colorado #coloradoflyfishing #flyfishing #southplatteriver #rainbow #trout #catchandrelease #nymphing #caddis #caddisfly #caddispupa

Caddis have been super successful for me as of late, especially subsurface. Patterns like the graphic caddis, buckskin, kryptonite Caddis have been on my rigs pretty much throughout the day!

bluequillangler scottflyrods
#colorado #coloradoflyfishing #flyfishing #southplatteriver #rainbow #trout #catchandrelease #nymphing #caddis #caddisfly #caddispupa
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Flashback to an epic float with blackcanyonanglers . Big fish, big flies, big fun!

jenwarren51 bluequillangler scottflyrods 
#colorado #flyfishing #coloradoflyfishing #gunnisonriver  #gunnisongorge #blackcanyon #stonefly #nymphfishing #nymphing #browntrout #wild #trophy

Flashback to an epic float with blackcanyonanglers . Big fish, big flies, big fun!

jenwarren51 bluequillangler scottflyrods
#colorado #flyfishing #coloradoflyfishing #gunnisonriver #gunnisongorge #blackcanyon #stonefly #nymphfishing #nymphing #browntrout #wild #trophy
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Just a thing of beauty. So many things to love about this fish.

#bluedot #redfins #goldenbrown #redspots #predator 

bluequillangler scottflyrods 
#browntrout #germanbrown #wormeater #happyfish 
#colorado #flyfishing #coloradoflyfishing

Just a thing of beauty. So many things to love about this fish.

#bluedot #redfins #goldenbrown #redspots #predator

bluequillangler scottflyrods
#browntrout #germanbrown #wormeater #happyfish
#colorado #flyfishing #coloradoflyfishing
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One of my favorite pictures of the summer so far 🤙

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#whatthatvisedo #flyfishing # flytying #bluequillangler #flyfishco #flyfishcolorado #browntrout

One of my favorite pictures of the summer so far 🤙

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#whatthatvisedo #flyfishing # flytying #bluequillangler #flyfishco #flyfishcolorado #browntrout
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