Fly fisherpersons and all others – be prepared to fish pristine lakes and rivers in Rocky Mountain National Park, chock full of trout! Spend the day honing your skills with one of Estes Park’s fly fishing guides. These folks are waiting for you to join them on a trip filled with great smiles and pictures to take home, as many of the lakes are catch and release. Nothing tells the truth like a good photo, so bring your camera!
Many of the lakes in Rocky Mountain National Park offer fishing. Of the 150 alpine lakes in the national park, about 50 hold trout. There are several miles of trout streams in the park as well. The lakes and streams of Rocky Mountain National Park contain 4 types of trout – rainbow, brook, brown and cutthroat. In this alpine climate, the growing season is short and fish usually range from 8 to 10 inches.
Reserve a cabin in Estes Park at Solitude Cabins, just minutes from Rocky Mountain National Park. Our 2 bedroom, 2 baths freestanding Estes Park vacation rentals each have a beautiful fireplace as well as a private deck with grill. Fish the Rockies and relax at Solitude!
A Colorado fishing license is required in the national park for ages 16 and up.