Gunnison/Crested Butte Colorado – Trout and Kokanee Fishing

We've lived in Colorado for 12 years now and have never explored the Gunnison/Crested Butte area. We decided we need to explore that area this summer and fish the famous Blue Mesa Reservoir for Lake Trout. We found that this area is a great place for various outdoor activities including hiking, biking, kayaking, paddle boarding …

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Colorado Fall Fishing – Jefferson Lake in Pike National Forest

The beginning of the fall season in September is always an exciting time of year. Actually, fall is my favorite season!  The leaves are changing in the Colorado mountains and the weather is turning cool and crisp. It feels good to step outside with that cool breeze hitting your face as you take pictures of …

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Backpacking & Fishing Elk Creek – San Juan National Forest – Colorado

Elk Creek is one of our favorite places to backpack and fish. We have been fishing and backpacking here for several years and have never been disappointed in the fishing or outdoor experience. It is located in the San Juan National Forest in Southwest Colorado near Antonito.  The trail is moderate with a steep rocky …

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