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Frying Pan River

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This map is not intended to be used to determine property ownership nor public fishing access. Consult official maps and appropriate resources for detailed access information.
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by rippin lips master - Toilet bowl by goat55 - nice day on the Frying Pan with a wolly bugger / splitshot / spinning reel 8/5/20 by Eeeekyyy - 28" bow at the Toilet Bowl. by FisherMatt - Sad day at the Toilet Bowl. by rklogansrun - Caught this beautiful specimen at spot on the Pan my friend Rabbz and I call "The Oasis". Mile marker 8, I believe. by fish - oldie but goodie  1985 by dugganmatthew7 -
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Without a doubt, one of Colorado's best rivers. The Frying Pan, also known as "The Pan", is a tailwater located near the town of Basalt. The river begins at the outlet of Reudi Reservoir, and continues down until it meets up with the Roaring Fork River. This river is listed as Gold Metal Water and is fly and lure only. Anglers are permitted to ...

Getting There:

From the town of Basalt, head east on Fryingpan Road. Intermittent stretches of public water exist between private land all the way up to the Reudi dam. Public access areas, as well as private land, are mostly well marked.
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