The Animas is a freestone river that boasts huge rainbow, brown, and cuttbow trout.
Abundant midge, caddis, and mayfly hatches, with some stoneflies thrown in for good measure make for exciting fishing throughout town.
When flows permit, floating is an adventure not to be missed!
Colorado wade trip:
Colorado float trip:
Magic Hour float or wade:
The weather has really been warming up lately and the Animas is fishing well. Solid midge and BWO hatches have been getting the fish fired up. Small zebra midges, and KF emergers have been working for midge patterns. I've had luck on pheasant tails and juju baetis size 16-20. Flows are low and...