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River report 7/2/19

The fishing is really good! Cicadas are in FULL effect. Wading is a bit tricky do to the high water levels but still doable. Midges, scuds, worms still remain the bugs of choice. There seems to be a new recruitment of minnows making the wooly bugger bite great. Spin fishing remains to be really good. Kastmasters, jigs and bouncing glow bugs are killing it! Don’t forget to hit the media tabs on the home page for up to date pics on the river. We have a few days still open. Get your spot locked down!

MCO client Raelyn with a beauty!!

3/23/19-Fishing Report

People keep calling about Lees Ferry Spin fishing trips. Well, i finally got to run one today and it was EPIC! We caught some nice Lees Ferry rainbows and browns. One of the funnest days i have had at Lees Ferry! Kastmasters, Jigs and the knowledge of MCO guides is a recipe for success. Amazing… Continue Reading

Restoring the Colorado River

Restoring the Colorado River

Sure we like to fish in the Colorado River; it is what we do at Lees Ferry Fly Fishing, but what do you really know about the Colorado River and what it means to the national spirit? The Colorado River, just like the Mississippi, is one of the stirring natural symbols of America. It might… Continue Reading

Fly Fishing Secrets for Beginners

Everyone was new to fly fishing at some point, even the experts. If you’re about to embark on your first fly fishing trip, we understand if you’re worried you won’t catch anything. There are plenty of reasons why fly fishing can be a fun sport for the entire family, even if you don’t catch any… Continue Reading

Female Fly Fishers in Colorado

As you’re well aware from reading this blog, we take pride in the Colorado landscape and protect it with a great fervor. We also enjoy educating the populace on this great region, but also in particular the wonderful art of fly fishing. We want everyone to try it at least once, but that’s easier said… Continue Reading

The Practice of Fooling the Fish

The Practice of Fooling the Fish

Fly fishing is essentially the practice of fooling the fish. Fishermen do this in a variety of ways: picking the right spot, the right time, the right season, the right cast, the right reel, and, arguably most importantly, the right lure. Now, store-bought lures are getting better and better. But there’s an art to fly… Continue Reading

The Many Reasons to Go Fishing

The Many Reasons to Go Fishing

Whether you’ve only gone fishing a few times or it’s something you do as often as you can, you may not be aware of all of the reasons why fishing is great activity. Of course there are the obvious reasons, like doing it to relax and hang out with friends and family members, but there… Continue Reading

How to Dress for Fly Fishing

How to Dress for Fly Fishing

With warmer weather conditions rolling in, now is the perfect time to talk about how you can comfortably dress for your next fly fishing trip. While your outfit is ultimately up to you, there are a few things you should take note of before heading out. This is especially true if you plan on fly… Continue Reading