Flat Tops Fishing Report (6/21/18)

Thursday June 21, 2018 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (6/21/18) It looks like we have a beautiful first weekend of summer on tap in the Flat Tops. You cant beat summer in the Colorado high country and the Flat Tops are a great place to enjoy the high country and avoid the crowds. Flat Tops Rivers and Streams: The White River is often overlooked by anglers due in part to the perception that the best fishing opportunities require access to private property. Significant stretches of the White, both above and below the confluence of the North and South... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (6/14/18)

Thursday June 14, 2018 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (6/14/18) Action on the lakes and streams is picking up in the Flat Tops. Were getting reports of anglers having exceptional days on a number of lakes and streams in the area. Caution is advised when using the trails in the area this time of year. Hikers are almost certain to encounter obstacles such as downed trees and drifted snow, particularly on the higher elevation trails, and tree snags are always something to be aware of in burn areas. Flat Tops Rivers and Streams: The White River is often... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (6/7/18)

Thursday June 7, 2018 comments

  Flat Tops Fishing Report (6/7/18)

Flat Tops Fishing Report (6/7/18) It feels like summer in the Flat Tops. The last of the remaining snow is rapidly vanishing from the high country and the end of the spring run-off is in sight. River and stream flows remain high, but visibility is good and conditions are improving each day. Caution is advised when using the trails in the area this time of year. Hikers are almost certain to encounter obstacles such as downed trees and drifted snow, particularly on the higher elevation trails, and tree snags are always something to be... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (5/24/18)

Thursday May 24, 2018 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (5/24/18) The runoff appears to have peaked in the rivers and streams of the Flat Tops, but flows remain high. We expect that conditions on both forks of the White River as well as below the confluence will continue to challenge anglers for the next week or so. Your best options for now will be the lakes and the smaller streams at higher elevations. Were hearing that all but the highest lakes are open, but accessing them might be a challenge due to remaining snow. Flat Tops Rivers and Streams: ... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/30/17)

Friday September 1, 2017 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/30/17) The weather forecast for Labor Day weekend in Colorados Flat Tops Range couldnt be much better and were forecasting outstanding action for anglers as well. If youre looking for a place to spend the long weekend experiencing some of Colorados best fishing minus the crowds, the Flat Tops are the way to go. Flat Tops Rivers and Streams: The White River is often overlooked by anglers due in part to the perception that the best fishing opportunities require access to private property. Significant... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/23/17)

Thursday August 24, 2017 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/23/17) Kids are returning to school and chilly mornings are returning to the Flat Tops, which means that fall is just around the corner. The summer vacationers are thinning out and the hunters havent arrived. The action on the lakes will soon begin to heat up and the rivers should stay hot until the snow flies. Its a great time to enjoy the beauty and serenity of the Flat Tops with a stay at Ripple Creek Lodge. Flat Tops Rivers and Streams: The White River is often overlooked by anglers due in part to... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/09/17)

Sunday August 13, 2017 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/09/17) Fall is approaching and were getting hints of the cool mornings and evenings on the horizon. Flows on the rivers and streams are low and clear making for good dry fly fishing. The action on the lakes should pick up as nighttime temperatures continue to drop. Book a stay with Ripple Creek Lodge today and take advantage of the great fishing opportunities. Flat Tops Rivers and Streams: The White River is often overlooked by anglers due in part to the perception that the best fishing opportunities... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/02/17)

Thursday August 3, 2017 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/02/17) Were in the home stretch for summer vacations. The kids will be going back to school soon. Enjoy some outstanding fishing in the Flat Tops and relaxing stay at Ripple Creek Lodge before summer comes to an end. Flat Tops Rivers and Streams: The White River is often overlooked by anglers due in part to the perception that the best fishing opportunities require access to private property. Significant stretches of the White, both above and below the confluence of the North and South forks, do require... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (7/13/17)

Thursday July 13, 2017 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (7/13/17)

Flat Tops Fishing Report (7/13/17) Its a great time to escape the crowds on the Front Range and I-70 corridor by visiting the Flat Tops in northwest Colorado. The combination of beautiful natural surroundings, solitude and outstanding fishing is hard to beat. Flat Tops Rivers and Streams: The White River is often regarded as consisting primarily of private water. While there are large sections of the White both above and below the confluence that require access to private land, the perception that no public water exists is far... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (7/02/17)

Sunday July 2, 2017 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (7/02/17) Flows are dropping in a hurry on the rivers and streams of the Flat Tops and fishing conditions are nearly ideal. Were getting reports of very successful outings on both forks of the White River as well as a number of the lakes. Flat Tops Rivers and Streams: The White River is often regarded as consisting primarily of private water. While there are large sections of the White both above and below the confluence that do require access to private land, the perception that no public water exists... Read More