From beginner to expert, AMT is ready to take you fishing. Colorado’s Arkansas River Valley is home to Brown’s Canyon National Monument, which has some of the best gold medal fly fishing waters in Colorado. Whether it’s fly fishing techniques or simply tying on a lure, AMT has all your fishing answers.
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Stop wishing and start Fishing
Our fly fishing guides have the expertise to craft your fishing experience around your skill level. Always wanted to fly fish but don’t know where to start? We have all the gear and knowledge to get you throwing pro loops in no time. Are you a long time fly fisherman who wants to try new water and techniques? Say no more – we’ll build the experience around your needs.
A leisurely trip where you can enjoy nature and learn the great skill of fly fishing!
Great for anglers looking for a unique fishing location, beginners interested in an introduction to this artful pastime, or someone just looking to get out into the Rocky Mountains and get some flies wet.
Being properly prepared for your fly fishing trip will ensure you maximize the experience without worrying about forgetting an essential item. Here’s a list of what we recommend to outfit yourself with for your Colorado fly fishing trip.
- Light hiking shoes or sneakers
- Sunglasses, chapstick, and hat
- Waterproof jacket/clothes
- Wear layers so that you can shed them if you are hot and bundle up if you are cold.
- Bring a bottle of water per person. We have refills in the car. Colorado is a very dry state and altitude can amplify hydration needs.
- Any required medications or medical supplies
Here’s some frequently asked questions guests have about our Colorado float fishing and fly fishing trips. If you don’t see an answer to your question, please don’t hesitate to contact us – we’d love to help!
Q: Is fly equipment and gear provided?
A: Yes! We provide everything you need to have a great fishing trip, as well as personal instruction on how to use it.
Q: Do I need previous fishing or rafting experience?
A: No, we will help you every step of the way.
Q: What species of Colorado fish will we be targeting?
A: We will be after rainbow and brown trout our trips, but you never know what could end up on the other end of your line!
Q: Do I need a fishing license?
A: No, not for float fishing!
Q: What time of year is best for fly fishing in Colorado?
A: We think anytime of year is great for fly fishing, however, our best float fishing season is between May and October.