The closest gold medal water to Denver is located on the South Platte at Deckers (unincorporated), Colorado. This section of water has between 3,000 and 4,000 trout per mile. The average size trout is a very healthy 14-16 inches with many fish reaching 20″.
The fishing at Deckers can be tough, making a guide worth every penny. The nuances of where trout hang out, what they are eating and what techniques are productive can take countless hours on the river to master. With a Denver Fly Shop guide you can skip those days of trial and error and get straight to what works.
This is our most popular destination. Many anglers want to learn this piece of water as it is one of the most technical fisheries in Colorado. At Deckers, the details are the difference in having a great day full of tight lines on the river.