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Angler's Covey Guided Private Water Fly Fishing Trip

Colorado's wilderness is home to some of the best and most accessible fly fishing on the planet, most of which is on publicly owned land for everyone to enjoy! But when you want a mellow, no hassle experience just minutes from Colorado Springs, Angler's Covey provides access to private waters and a fishing experience that is second to none. Private waters will afford solitude any day of the year and increase the chances for that trophy fish. We offer guided fly fishing trips with access to five different world-class fishing spots on private lands: The Abell River Ranch, Santa Maria Ranch, Rainbow Falls Mountain Trout, Rawhide Ranch, and Shawnee Ranch.

Rod fees for these properties are in addition to the guided trip fee.

 DUE TO THE LIMITED AVAILABILITY OF OUR PRIVATE WATERS, PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL Jon Easdon FOR INQUIRIES. 719-510-8665, jon@anglerscovey.com

 

The Abell River Ranch is located on the gold medal fishing waters of the South Platte river. Just an hour from Colorado Springs in Lake George, Colorado, The Abell River Ranch features diverse conditions from long riffles and undercut banks to deep pools and gentle currents. Ideal for beginners and expert anglers alike, The Abell River Ranch is home to natural Brown, Rainbow, Cutbow and Cutthroat Trout populations.

Rachel fishes one of our private water options. Photo by Jon Easdon.

Santa Maria Ranch in South Park, Colorado is just over an hour away from Colorado Springs, and offers stunning vistas and long, meandering runs ideal for beginners and experts alike. You'll find great populations of wild of Brown, Brook, Rainbow and Cutbow Trout here. There are even certain times of the year where very large fish inhabit the system. This is a great location mid summer for throwing dry flies. This location books out very fast and we recommend booking MONTHS in advance.

Rainbow Falls Mountain Trout is less than an hour from downtown Colorado Springs and ideal for anglers just starting to get their feet wet. The still waters of these lakes provide the perfect conditions to kick-start your fly fishing journey or a magnificent and laid-back fishing experience. Here, our Orvis-Endorsed guides will help you learn all of the tactics and techniques in conquering large trout.

Rawhide Ranch is one of our newest private water options. Rawhide is on the North Fork of the South Platte and affords ample opportunity at 3-10 lb trout. Located about 1.5 hours from Colorado Springs and 1 hour from Denver, the Rawhide is a great nearby option to fish for trophy trout. We are the only outfitter in the area with exclusive access to Rawhide. Trips here book out extremely fast.

Shawnee Meadows is another property we've recently been give access to on the North Fork. Like Rawhide, it is located 1 hour from downtown Denver and 1.5 hours from Colorado Springs. The recently restored stream is an absolute haven for trophy trout and holds a wealth of healthy 3-10 pound fish. If you are looking for easy access, solitude, and the chance at trophy trout, this is a great choice! We are the only outfitter in the area with exclusive access to Rawhide. Trips here book out extremely fast.

Book a Guided Trip On Private Water

Select from the five destinations above to enjoy the best fly fishing that Colorado's private lands have to offer, complete with guidance from an experienced Orvis-Endorsed guide. Your fee includes everything you'll need to get started: the rod, reel, tackle, flies, waders and boots. Some additional rod fees may apply.

 DUE TO THE LIMITED AVAILABILITY OF OUR PRIVATE WATERS, PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL Jon Easdon FOR INQUIRIES. 719-510-8665, jon@anglerscovey.com

Private Water Additional Fees:The Abell River Ranch: $150/Person, min. 2 Rod Fees / TripSanta Maria: $95/Person for Half-Day, $130/Person for Full-Day Rainbow Falls Mountain Trout: $140/PersonRawhide Ranch and Shawnee Meadows:                                    $210/Angler, min. 2 Rod Fees / Trip                       ($150 per person November-March 1st)