Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/20/16)

Saturday August 20, 2016 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/20/16) The chilly mornings in the Flat Tops are telling us that fall is waiting in the wings. The action on the lakes will soon begin to pick up and the excellent summer on the rivers should roll right along until the snow flies. The summer vacationers are nearly gone for the season and the hunters havent arrived for next. 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... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/04/16)

Thursday August 4, 2016 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/04/16)

Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/04/16) Its time to take a few days, head to higher ground and escape the heat. The bite is on in the lakes and streams in the Flat Tops. Book your stay at Ripple Creek Lodge today! . 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 access to private land; however,... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (7/15/16)

Friday July 15, 2016 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (7/15/16) Its time to take a few days, head to higher ground and escape the heat. The bite is on in the lakes and streams in the Flat Tops. Book your stay at Ripple Creek Lodge today! . 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 of the North and South forks that do require access to private land, the perception that no public water exists is far from accurate.... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (7/08/16)

Friday July 8, 2016 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (7/08/16) The weekend ahead should be warm and clear--perfect for fishing the lakes and streams of the Flat Tops. Escape the Front Range and the crowds on the I-70 corridor. Come enjoy the solitude of the Flat Tops Wilderness in northwest Colorado. Give Ripple Creek Lodge a call today. 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 of the North and South forks that do... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (6/22/16)

Thursday June 23, 2016 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (6/22/16) Summer is here and the rivers and streams in the Flat Tops have dropped to near optimum levels. Activity on the lakes is picking up nicely. All in all, its a great time for a pre-holiday visit to Ripple Creek Lodge. 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 of the North and South forks that do require access to private land, the perception that no... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (6/10/16)

Sunday June 12, 2016 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (6/10/16) The weather in the Flat Tops was absolutely beautiful over the past week. The last of the remaining snow is rapidly vanishing from the high country. That means the run-off is in full effect. For at least the next several days, lake and pond fishing will likely provide your best opportunities for fishing success. 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... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (09/17/15)

Saturday September 19, 2015 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (09/17/15) Weve seen some unsettled weather in recent days, so the conditions have been hit and miss. As we creep into fall, the action should improve considerably. 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 is far from accurate. Below the confluence, several public access areas... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (08/21/15)

Sunday August 23, 2015 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (08/21/15) Weve had some warm and windy weather of late, but the fall is just around the corner. Its tough to beat the spectacular beauty of fall in the Flat Tops. Its a great time of year to book a stay at Ripple Creek Lodge. The kids are back in school and the hunters havent yet arrived. Flat Tops Rivers and Streams: The North Fork of the White River produces some very nice cutthroats, rainbows and whitefish; many in the 16-20 inch range.Downstream, toward Meeker, 24 inchers are not uncommon.We... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/13/15)

Saturday August 15, 2015 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (8/13/15)

Flat Tops Fishing Report (08/13/15) Recent high temperatures and some reduced flows have slowed things down a bit on some of the rivers and streams in the Flat Tops, but the action remains solid overall. Were starting to feel the touch of fall in the night air, so water temperatures should drop and trigger more activity. 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... Read More


Flat Tops Fishing Report (07/24/15)

Friday July 24, 2015 comments

Flat Tops Fishing Report (07/24/15)

Flat Tops Fishing Report (07/24/15) Flows on the rivers and streams in the Flat Tops are right where anglers want them to be and were see some great action. The higher temperatures are slowing things down a bit at some of the lakes, but were still seeing good success early and late in the day. 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... Read More