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Weather in  Estes Park 
Current Forecast
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 9:36 pm MDT
Fair
61°F
High: 74°F
Low: 51°F
Sunrise  5:59 am
Sunset 8:21 pm
Humidity: 23 %
Visibility: 10 mi
Barometer: 30.42 in
RISING
 
Tommorow
 30 Jul 2015
Mostly Sunny
 
78°F / 54°F
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 31 Jul 2015
PM Thunderstorms
 
74°F / 54°F
Tommorow
 1 Aug 2015
Mostly Sunny
 
79°F / 56°F
Tommorow
 2 Aug 2015
Partly Cloudy
 
78°F / 56°F
Tommorow
 3 Aug 2015
Isolated Thunderstorms
 
78°F / 57°F
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 4 Aug 2015
Isolated Thunderstorms
 
79°F / 56°F
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 5 Aug 2015
PM Thunderstorms
 
78°F / 55°F
Tommorow
 6 Aug 2015
PM Thunderstorms
 
78°F / 55°F
Tommorow
 7 Aug 2015
PM Thunderstorms
 
74°F / 53°F
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Fishing Report

Map of Great Fishing Spots

Courtesy of the experts at Scot's Sporting Goods, see our map of the best fishing spots in and around Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park. 

Click here to download and print map.

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Rivers in Estes Park Area

BIG THOMPSON RIVER BELOW THE DAM -  Water flows are coming down and things are opening up.  Dry flies like a size 16 flying black ant and elk hair caddies  are working.  You can even use  size 16 pheasant tail nymphs and prince beadhead nymphs.
 
 
BIG THOMPSON RIVER ABOVR THE DAM.  
Drys like a blue wing olive, flying black ant are working.  Also nymphs like prince and hares ear are working 
 
 
 
 
FALL RIVER.  Worms where allowed, also some dry flies like a flying black ant, royal wolff and adams.
 
 

Lakes in Estes Park

LAKE ESTES

worms and salmon eggs workin, spinners in gold or silver.  Good reports

 

 

MARY'S LAKE pink power bait is working.  Also, worms and salmon eggs.  Try the bubble fly set up and try the Adams or elk hair caddies.

 

 

Fishing Rocky Mountain National Park

 

 

SPRAGUE LAKE.  Try the orange Asher dry fly size 16.  Also, Adams and Elk Hair caddies size 18 and 16

 

HIGH MTN LAKES  Most lakes should be free of ice. Loche Vale good fishing on BWO size 18.  Also try spruce lake with flying black ants

 

MORAINE PARK.   Dries like a Parachute Adams, Elk hair caddies, BWO in size 16 or 18 are working.

ROARING RIVER  no reports

 

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Fishing Tips from the Pros at Scot's Sporting Goods