Fly fish 800 yards of private river on the Big Thompson River! This is a secluded spot, tucked away from the main highway, just 15 minutes from Estes Park. This 800 yard stretch holds Brown and Rainbow trout averaging from 14 inches all the way up to 22 inches. Grandpa’s retreat is a $50 Rod fee per person.
Call Kirks Fly Shop today at (877) 669-1859 to reserve your private water trip! All Trips include the necessary fly fishing gear, transportation to and from the shop and a friendly, knowledgeable guide. The 4 hour trip includes a snack and drink, and the 6 and 8 hour trips include a hearty lunch, made right here at Kirks, with your choice of turkey, ham, vegetarian or chicken salad sandwich.
Only additional cost is your CO fishing license, which you can purchase here at the shop).
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