San Juan River Fishing

san juan river fishing

Nationally Renowned Tailwater

A nationally renowned tailwater that fishes an unbelievable 365 days a year. Cast to trophy browns and bows in an unsoiled and dramatic high desert setting. The Quality Water stretch of the Juan boasts prolific midge and blue wing olive hatches.

Our experienced guides accommodate float or wade fisherman from novice to experienced anglers.

An 11 mile float through private water on the lower San Juan River is also available. This is a full day trip because of the distance covered.

The lower river sees much less angler pressure and provides epic blue winged olive, caddis, pale morning dun and midge hatches.


Quality Water Section - float or wade full day

  • One angler $435
  • Two anglers $45
  • Three angler (wade only) $580.

Private Water Lower Section - float

  • One or Two anglers $495

Magic Hour (6:00-8:30pm) - float or wade:

  • One angler $325
  • Two angler $375
  • Three angler $425
4san juan river guide
san juan river fly fishing

From the River:


San Juan River Fishing Report 3/7/18

The San Juan is fishing well right now. The water is still a little off color due to lake turnover, normal for this time of year. Best pattern has been a black bunny leech. Red Larva size 18-20, Big Mac Pupa 20-22, and cream pupa 20-22 have all been producing nice fish. I've also had some luck...