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  1. July Already?

    Welcome everyone to July, which brings barbecues, scorching temperatures, forest fires, bugs, and fishing! Bailey was able to experience many of these things down on the Arkansas in Buena Vista. Rafting down that bony river served as a reminder for the lack of water in the Southern region of our state. Clear flows and exposed rocks made for more technical...
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  2. What's That Sound

    Well folks it's starting to feel a lot like summertime, and we think hot days and cold rivers go together like Chubbys and Dry Shake. If you have been in the canyon at all you might have heard some clickin' in the trees: music to the ears of dry fly junkies everywhere. Aaron Alexander thinks they sound like Ryan Adams...
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  3. Warmwater/ Carp Presentation this Wednesday

    Wednesday, June 6th from 5:30 to 6:30 @ South Shop The river is high and cold, but fish are happily mackin' on Chubbies (#6-#10) in tight to the banks! However, fishing for trout isn't the only way to bend a rod this time of the year. Warmwater fishing is really starting to pick up around town. Between the...
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  4. Big Bugs In The Canyon

      It's that time of the year again folks, and the big bugs are starting to show themselves in the lower canyon! If you have never seen a Salmonfly hatch, right now is the time to fix that. Aaron snapped these photos below Gateway this morning and threw a size six Chubby Chernobyl around just long enough to fool a...
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  5. The High Country is Still Locked Up

    Although its been real warm in town recently, the high country is still locked up. The water is on the rise in the Poudre Canyon, but its still fishing well. Stop by either St. Pete's Fly Shop to get dialed in on the correct patterns.Here's a photo from Joe Wright last weekend.
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  6. Sage Day/ Warm Water

    As many of you have seen flows are rising on the Poudre. While the river can still fish great in high water there's many other fishing options this time of year. Bass are getting active and feeding heavy in the shallows of our local ponds. Carp are hungry and will show you your backing in a hurry, if you haven't...
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  7. Here Comes the Water

      Here Comes the Water...      With the warmer temps the last few days, here comes more flow to the Poudre River!  With the rise in flows, we will see off-color water and some floating debris until full runoff kicks in. However, it’s still a great time to fish with those big bugs showing up more and more...
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  8. Sage Day 2018 Is Coming

    May is already here, the river is starting to get big and dirty, and the bugs are poppin'. The fishing has been phenomenal, so get out there and enjoy the opportunity to toss some bigger flies, heavier tippet, and maybe even a streamer or two. This month also brings our annual Sage Day event, coming up on...
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  9. The Bugs is the Drugs

    Alright, alright, alright! It's time to get outside and fish the good ol' Poudre River, 'cause the bugs are starting to pop. If you don't believe us, check out this stonefly (in the Skwala family) that Aaron found in the canyon!  (It also just so happens that a size #12 Chubby or PMX is a perfect imitation.)    ...
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  10. Heads Up! Summer Hours are here...

        Just a friendly reminder for everyone planning to get on the water over the holiday weekend that both of our locations we will be closed Easter Sunday.  As we start to transition into our spring/summer seasons, our hours will change as well.  Both location will be open from (9am-6pm) Monday - Saturday starting the April 1st. ...
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