Rio Grande

Creede, Colorado 81130

Rio Grande

Rio Grande Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"The Rio Grande (The Big River) and its many tributaries offer a wide range of fishing opportunities, from small creek fishing to the challenge of a larger freestone river. There’s an abundance of aquatic insect life in this fine trout fishery, including several species of Mayflies and Caddis and fine populations of Stoneflies.

Type of Fish: Above Rio Grande Reservoir rainbow, brown, cutthroat and brook trout. Below Rio Grande Reservoir brown trout with some rainbows. This eTrail covers the "where, when, and how" to fish in this region. You'll get a full-page map and information on the known hatches, suggested equipment to bring, and the best flies to use."

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Open year-round, best July through September
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