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Rivers in Estes Park Area
BIG THOMPSON RIVER BELOW THE DAM: - Try prince nymphs size 16, rainbow warriors size 20, San Juan worms, WD-40, RS-2, and BH Pheasant tail size 16.
BIG THOMPSON RIVER ABOVE THE DAM: Prince nymphs, RS-2, WD40, Ray Charles, sow bug, zebra midge size 18
FALL RIVER: RS-2, WD40, and black thread midge size 18, or poison tung
Lakes in Estes Park
Trout worms, night crawlers, dardevils. Also try power bait in pink or orange. Kastmasters in gold or silver work great.
MARY’S LAKE- They are biting on trout worms, salmon eggs, and green fire balls. Also try panther martin spinners in yellow and black. The bubble fly method with a pistol Pete is a good choice as well
Fishing Rocky Mountain National Park
SPRAGUE LAKE: Good fishing in the evening. Try size 18 parachute mosquito or flying black ant, also BWO extended bodies
HIGH MTN LAKE:, all lakes open and fishing well. flying black ants, adams parachute, renegades
MORAINE PARK: flying black ants, rs-2. Also try BWO size 16,
ROARING RIVER: flying black ants
Other Colorado Fishing Areas
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