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The Secret Season: Winter Safety on Our Tailwaters

Part of our series on Colorado Backcountry Safety Awareness Week When Jon Easdon, our Director of Services, and I got out of his car recently at a local fishery, the thermometer dipped around ten degrees.  Ahh…winter conditions on the tailwater.  It got us talking about how to approach winter fly fishing in a safe way. …

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Colorado Backcountry Winter Safety Awareness Week

During this “pandemic year,” Colorado residents have been reminded of something we have known for a long time: getting outdoors is healthy for you.  We’ve written about the health benefits of outdoor adventures, in general, and of fly fishing specifically, many times over the last few years.  Whether it is physical or mental, emotional or…

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Staff Picks: 2020 Gift Guide

Our guides and retail staff gathered around the ol’ fireplace (six feet apart) and talked about their top choices for gifts this year. From head to toe, from river to tying table, we have great gift ideas for the angler in your life this holiday season.

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Angel Cruz working a high altitude lake somewhere in Colorado.

Always in Stride: Angel Cruz

Angel says that working when the shop was reduced to a skeletal crew during May and June because of COVID-19 was eye-opening. “People wanted to get outdoors and they were very eager to learn to fly fish. We got busy real fast as the restrictions were lifted. It was neat to be part of that.”

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Trout in the Community We have fry (and resources)!

We have some “fry” in the aquarium!  As we wrote about earlier, Angler’s Covey is proud to host the Trout in the Community educational program for the Pikes Peak Chapter of Trout Unlimited.  This program allows classroom teachers and homeschool families to study the life cycle, habitat, and behaviors of trout.  Whether an avid fly…

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