Fly Fishing Breckenridge

Breckenridge is home to some of the best fly fishing rivers, streams, reservoirs and ponds in the state. The amazing diversity of wild trout waters ensures that there is destination to match nearly all interest and skill levels.

Within an hour of downtown, we have the option to fly fish the Blue River, Eagle River, Colorado River, Arkansas River and South Platte River, a dozen smaller streams and three reservoirs with record-breaking fish.

Our streams, river and streams offer world-class fly fishing for the hardcore angler, as well as an abundance of easily accessible choices for the casual fisherman.

You can simply grab a pole and head down to “the steps”, a popular stretch of the Blue River named by the locals known for its abundance of beautiful rainbow and brown trout, as well as the occasional brook trout.

If you would like guidance on where to find the best fishing holes, or guidance on the right equipment we have stellar fishing guides and outfitters ready to make your excursion as enjoyable as possible.

Breckenridge Outfitters is a local fly shop and guide service located right in the heart of downtown Breckenridge, Colorado.  Their expert guides provide excellent local knowledge and guidance on the right equipment to explore the finest fishing in the Summit County, Colorado area.

The Mountain Angler Ltd. is Summit County’s oldest fly fishing guide service.  If you choose to go with the Mountain Angler many times you will have privacy as they have secured exclusive guiding rights on several private ranches in the area.

Cutthroat Anglers will help you book a trip, get gear, offer you pro tips or help you by having you attend a guide school.