Come discover the magnetism of fly fishing in Colorado! Endless riffles, runs, pools, and overhanging brush… The Arkansas River is one of Colorado’s major waterways, great for Colorado river fishing. This high-elevation river with crystal-clear water provides the perfect environment for fly fishing. There is over 100 miles of floatable water with Gold Medal fly fishing stretches that hold an abundance of Colorado Brown and Rainbow Trout. You’ll find plenty of variety.
Colorado fishing with a professional guide ensures the quality of your experience. They know the water, know the hatches and know the fish. For you eager and determined beginners, the guides will teach gear selection, casting techniques, knots, entomology, and reading the river in an intensive instructional course. If you already have your fly fishing basics covered you could enjoy a full or half day walk and wade with a guide. No matter what it is you are looking for, AVA has a Colorado fishing trip for you!
Our Never Ever full day guided wade fishing trip includes use of all equipment, terminal tackle and flies, and a one-day Colorado fishing license. All for one simple price. You can literally walk into our shop in Salida or Buena Vista wearing street clothes and a smile and we’ll outfit you completely for a day of guided fishing.