Undoubtedly, fly fishing is quickly becoming a top hobby for sportsmen and outdoors men alike. In fact, many fisherman are starting to plan their entire family vacations around top fly fishing destinations. For those looking to reel in a massive catch with some of the best fly fishing the US has to offer, the following hot spots aim to please:
Glenwood Springs, CO
The collaboration of two of the best fly fishing rivers in the state-The Roaring Fork and The Colorado River-make Glenwood Springs an easy choice when it comes to trip planning. The Eagle River, The Frying Pan, and The Gunnison are also located nearby making Glenwood a world-class fly fishing town all four seasons.
San Juan River, NM
For those who rank “size of catch” on their list of musts, the San Juan is the perfect destination. The San Juan is known for breeding arm-length rainbows and brownies. Avoid the crowds and increase your chances by fishing in the off season after Labor Day.
Bighorn River, MT
The buggy waters of the Bighorn make this river a migrating sanctuary for large brown trout. A visit here is sure to please those looking to catch high volume. The remote area offers solace for the solo fisherman in need of a little rest and relaxation.
Of course, there are also guided fishing destinations for beginners and experts alike. One of these prime locations is the Colorado River headwaters outside of Kremmling, CO. For information on guided trips at this location, contact an agent at Fly Fishing Colorado by calling 970-423-7036.