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Gunnison River Fishing Report 7/15

The Black Canyon of the Gunnison Gorge is currently running at 714 CFS. From Chukar Trail down to Red Canyon, the fishing is excellent. There was a short flash flood on Friday from Red Canyon to Drysdale Flatts (the town of Austin) causing the river to blow out so it is running muddy. There has…

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A guide’s secret to beating low water

By Gale Doudy, guide at Gunnison River Expeditions March and April can be the most frustrating time for an angler. Low water, extreme clarity and no hatches are the major problems to overcome. The Gunnison River this year has been running about 300CFS (minimum low), very clear and with sporadic hatches. For the most part,…

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Gunnison River Expeditions fishing report for March 15, 2011

 We had a guided dory float fishing trip yesterday and the fishing was good. Water temperature was 36 degrees below the confluence. From the confluence down to Austin the water was off color with 12 inch visibility. We had a lot of water in the river; the CFS was about 1355. In the Gunnison Gorge,…

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Black Canyon of the Gunnison Holiday Fishing Blog

Happy Holidays to all of our terrific friends and followers! We wish you a safe and peaceful season and look forward to seeing you in 2011. Check our availability on our website and book your trip soon! With the warm weather in SW CO – mid 30s to high 40s – the streaming fishing has…

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Gunnison River Expeditions Fly Fishing and Rafting

Gunnison River Expeditions offers guided fly fishing and Gunnison Gorge rafting trips on the Gunnison River. The Gold Medal water is famous for world class rainbow and brown trout fishing, the world famous stone fly hatch and gorgeous scenery. Big horn sheep, mule deer, river otters, peregrine falcon and eagles, add to your enjoyment as you travel through…

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