As another fishing season begins to wind down in the Roaring Fork Valley, there is a lot to process.
This summer was trying for just about everyone and every fish, especially those swimming in the lower Roaring Fork and Colorado rivers.
Drought conditions brought people together with a plan for preserving our fisheries, which was impressive to witness. With leadership from the Roaring Fork Conservancy, Roaring Fork Fishing Guide Alliance, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, most outfitters and plenty of concerned anglers, a plan was executed to voluntarily cease fishing anywhere river-wise below Carbondale in the afternoons, when water was warmest.
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