Guided Half-Day Fly Fishing Trip Near Denver

Beautiful mountain scenery

Great for all skill levels

Several species of trout to catch

Fish caught on a guided half-day fly fishing trip near Denver

Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it. This guided adventure will have you dipping your lines in the eddies and riffles where miners of yore once sought their fortunes in gold. Now home to several species of trout, these waters continue to run their course through the mountains. You’ll also have the opportunity to explore the majestic Colorado River or Clear Creek, where breathtaking vistas and thrilling fishing opportunities await

We proudly offer this five-star walk and wade fishing experience, along with a fantastic guided float fishing trip on the Colorado River(opens in a new tab)!


Learn the basics of casting, pattern selection, and presentation.

Experienced guides will show you how to locate and target trout.

Explore the winding streams of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains.

Very unique Colorado experience!

Escape the crowds and enjoy the solitude and peacefulness of fly fishing.


1 Angler – $300

2 Anglers – $400

3 Anglers – $500

Departure Time

9 AM and 2 PM

Meeting point

Clear Creek Trips meet at our Clear Creek Outpost:

409 E Park Ave

Empire, CO 80438

Colorado River Fishing Trips meet at Pumphouse Recreation Area boat Launch #2,  near Kremmling, CO



May to September

*high water levels may affect the availability of Clear Creek trips


4 hours

Group size

3 per group (we can accommodate larger groups, give us a call to discuss the details)

Participation requirements

Participants must be at least 10 years old.

Colorado State Fishing License (more information here)


All necessary fishing equipment: fly rod and reel, waders and wading boots, flies, and terminal tackle

Not Included

Colorado State Fishing License (more information here)

Food/ Drinks

Guide Gratuity

What to bring

Sunscreen, hat, polarized sunglasses, rain jacket, water, snacks, and a Colorado state fishing license.

Tour Staff

3:1 guest to guide ratio

Relax With This Half Day Guided Fishing Trip

Middle Clear Creek with fall colors

Fly fishing is one of the most relaxing and entertaining experiences you can have in Colorado next to a casual river float. The Rocky Mountains offer up world-class fishing spots within 30 miles of Denver. No previous experience required. Beginners to experts are all more than welcome. With the help of your skilled guide, you will learn basic casting and wading techniques, knots, fly selection, and proper set-up of our professional gear. All necessary equipment and tackle will be provided to help you locate and catch these elusive fish. If you are looking for a fly fishing float trip, checkout our Colorado Float Fishing Trips. What are you waiting for?

Our Waters

Downstream Adventures’ Walk and Wade Fly Fishing trips run on a variety of streams that are close in proximity to the Denver area.

Clear Creek Canyon is a popular area to fish for some very good reasons. With breathtaking scenery and an abundance of brown and rainbow trout, this front-range favorite will have you reeling in the adventure.

Upper Colorado River near Kremmling is a designated Gold Medal water that is loaded with medium to large-sized Rainbow, Brown, and Cutthroat trout. With some of the best scenery Colorado has to offer, this is world Class Fishing destination.

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Happy guests rafting the upper colorado river