Full Day River Float Trip – CO River

The Mountain Angler

The Mountain Angler Ltd. is Summit County’s oldest fly fishing guide service. Situated in Breckenridge, we are also near the headwaters of five major rivers. Within an hour of the shop, we have the option to fly fish the Blue River, Eagle River, Colorado River, Arkansas River and South Platte River, a dozen smaller streams, 3 reservoirs with record-breaking fish, and even a few “lunker ponds” — virtually any kind of trout fishing you might want. We guide fly fishing trips in the Colorado Mountains year round, summer or winter! Find out which is the best fly fishing trip for you.

About this trip

Guided Fly Fishing

Breckenridge, Vail, Frisco, Silverthorne, Dillon and Copper Mountain

guided fly fishingSince 1985 The Mountain Angler is Summit Counties oldest and most respected fly fishing guide service. Mountain Angler guides share with their anglers a wealth of knowledge that will help you become a better angler and to learn the many great places to fish in our area. The Mountain Angler has secured the rights to guide on virtually all of the public waters in around the area. Founded by Jackson Streit the Author of “Fly Fishing in Colorado” The Mountain Angler strives to bring “the best days of fishing” it can to it’s angling guests. The list of rivers and lakes we are permitted to guide on include the following waters:

2018 Rates

Type of Trip

1 Angler

2 Anglers

3 Anglers

Fly Fishing Lesson (4 hours)

$200

$250

$325

Half Day Wade / Walk (5 hours)

$250

$315

$400

Full Day Wade / Walk (9 hours)

$350

$425

$525

Full Day River Float Trip – CO River

$525

$550

N/A

Full Day River Float Trip – Eagle River

$525

$550

N/A

Lake Float Trip

$425

$450

$500

Private Ranches

Rod fees vary from $60 to $160 /per person

Additional access fee added to guided rates

Middle Fork Ranch (Middle Fork of the South Platte River)

January 1 – June 15 – $110

June 16 – September 30 – $160

2 rod fee minimum

Willows of Middle Fork (Middle Fork of the South Platte River)

January 1- June 15 – $80

June 16 – September 30 – $110

2 rod fee minimum

Holmestead Ranch (Middle Fork of the South Platte River)

January 1- June 15 – $110,

June 16 – September 30 – $160

2 rod fee minimum

Speer Ranch (Middle Fork of the South Platte River)

All season long rod fee $55

no minimum

Bar Star Ranch (Private Lake)

All season long rod fee – $110

High season June 16 – September 15 – $135

no minimum

Fishing Location

Blue River

Colorado River

Williams Fork River

Ten Mile River

Eagle River

Arkansas River

Middle Fork of the South Platte River

South Fork of the South Platte River

South Platte River

Swan River

Montgomery Reservoir

Spinnney Mountain reservoir

Antero Reservoir

Dillon Reservoir

Mountain Angler operates under special use permit with the White River National Forest. All or part of this operation is conducted on public lands under permit from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management.

Other Trips We Provide
Payment
100% paid in-person when the trip begins
Target species:
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
Speckled Trout
Type of guiding available:
Guided
What's included?:
Fly Fishing Equipment
Rods, Reels & Tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch Cleaning & Filleting
Snacks
Drinks
Lunch
Fishing License
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