Fall Fly Fishing in Breckenridge

September 30, 2016/ / by: Meckenzie Donnell

Fall is one of the best times of the year to enjoy fly fishing. The scenery of golden aspens, the sounds of the river, and the perfect temperatures equate to a beautiful adventure in Breckenridge. Check out our guide for a full breakdown of fall fishing in Breckenridge!

Where to Fish

The Blue River

The Blue River is known for its world class fishing. Holding gold medal status, the Blue River runs right through the town of Breckenridge and is full of trout! Try out your luck on this river that can easily be accessed from anywhere in town.

The Upper Colorado River

The iconic Colorado River is located about 45 minutes from Breckenridge. Opt in for a guided fly fishing float down the river for an adventure you’re sure to remember!

South Platte River

This river is located about an hour and a half from Breckenridge but is sure not to disappoint in the fall! It is easy to access and is known for its great dry fly action!

Shops in the Area

Mountain Angler

Location: Main Street Mall, 311 S Main St, Breckenridge, CO 80424

Phone: (800) 453-4669 

Hours: 8 am – 6 pm

Breckenridge Outfitter Inc.

Location: 101 N Main St, Breckenridge, CO 80424

Phone: (970) 453-4135 

Hours: 9 am – 5 pm


Location: 309 Main St, Frisco, CO 80443

Hours: 8 am – 5 pm

The Colorado Angler

Location: 249 Summit Pl, Silverthorne, CO 80498

Phone: (970) 513-8055 

Hours: 7 am – 7 pm

The Cutthroat Anglers

Location: 400 Blue River Pkwy, Silverthorne, CO 80498

Phone: (970) 262-2878 

Hours: 7 am – 7 pm

What to Bring:

  • Layers
  • Fly Fishing Rod
  • Net
  • Hat
  • Waders
  • Flies
  • Sunscreen
  • Polarized glasses

Whether you are a novice or seasoned fly fisherman, Breckenridge and the surrounding area has something for everyone! Meet us in Breck this fall for a fly fishing adventure you’re sure not to forget!

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