Charlie and Conner specialize in guided Fly Fishing trips in the Vail Valley. Specifically, Walk-and-Wade trips on the Eagle River. With guides all over the Valley, they have the opportunity to put you on fish in multiple different spots along the Eagle River. As stewards of their water, your guides focus especially on Catch and Release fishing. This helps us keep the ecosystem strong, and allows many generations of Fly Fishing Anglers to continue to use these resources....Read More
Their half-day trips last 4 hours and trips focus on getting on the water early and getting fish. Charlie and Conner provide Rods, Reels, Line, Tippit, Flies, Waders, and Boots. All you need to bring is a valid Colorado Fishing license, hat, sunglasses,or sun protection and a good attitude!
Their full-day trips are 8 hours, and give you the time needed to work A LOT of water. These days are long, but they will provide lunch from Smiling Moose Deli, water, and snacks with the full day trip! A valid Colorado Fishing license and a great attitude are required.
Charlie has been a fly fishing guide for the last 6 years, with expertise all over Colorado. As a former teacher, Charlie has taught every age and experience how to wrangle trout. Charlie specializes in beginner education, Insect identification, and confidence on the water. Get with Charlie for all the knowledge you’ll ever need!...Read More
Conner When Conner isn’t putting the hurt on Ducks, Geese, or Cranes in Texas with Fowl Plains Outfitter, He is on the Eagle River out-fishing everyone around him. With the drive of a seasoned vet, Conner will put you on fish every time. Conner specializes in large foam hoppers and indicator fishing. Get with Conner to get on some big fish!
Eagle River, Colorado, USA | Bodies of water fished: Eagle River
Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate
All rods, reels, and tackle are included.
Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.
This trip has multiple pickup locations.
You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.
No cleaning service provided.
No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.
No live bait provided.
Snack, Waders, Boots, Fly Rods and Reels, Flies, Instructional Review from one of our Guides
At an Additional Rate
No added costs.
Suitable clothing for Weather, Water bottle, Sunscreen
Make sure that you have an active Colorado Fishing license.
Payment & Tipping
After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).
Yes, cancel for free up to 5 days before the trip.
Where to Buy a Fishing LicenseFind out more about licenses here.
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Had a great time out there with these guys! Got all of us on some fish and taught us along the way. My only feedback would be asking us if we wanted to go with quantity or quality, we caught some bigger ones, but would have rather had more ...Read More action. That being said, still brought some in and could not have asked for a better morning!
Brandon G· ·
I could not ask for a better experience. They were able to put us on fish constantly and they took the time to teach us throughout the time we spent together so that we could become better fishermen. Their dedication and love for their trade is evident.
Andrew A· ·
Fantastic guides who have all the patience in the world to teach you. My first time fly-fishing on the river and couldn't have done it without their knowledge and answering all my questions. Caught my first brown with these guys, was an amazing time.
Dennis D· ·
I was apart of their weekend with Hometown Heroes Outdoors and these guys definitely know how to put folks on fish. It wasn't only about the fish though. The experience they gave was phenomenal. Showing them how to set up their fly rods, reels, and which flies to use, you ...Read More could tell they cared.
Laren C· ·
Had an enjoyable time on the water with Conner and Charlie, and caught Rainbows, Cutbows and Browns in the very fast water. Doing the right thing in July, we were off the water around noon when the water temp hit 67 degrees.