Review Monthly Fishing Reports


Late February Fishing Report

Our 3rd trip of 2019 was quite phenomenal. 6 anglers landed close to 200 beautiful Trout. All 6 species were landed including several 29-30 inch monsters. Tina landed this one at Long Meadow helped with the netting by 5280 guide Gene. Tina has not been fly fishing a lot but she says she is now […]


Opening Day Fishing Report

If a picture is worth a 1000 words i don’t have to say much. Opening day was fantastic. 11 anglers landed over 250 fish. Lots of 24 inch++ fish landed including several in the 29-30 inch category. “Some of the big ones got away.” Will every trip be like this one?? ….Book your next […]


Mid-December Fishing Report

Fishing/catching continues to be excellent especially for Big Trout. Nicole fished at Boxwood with guide Peter, @myflyfishingbuddy, Blue Quill Angler, and landed this perfect CutBow. What a gorgeous fish landed on a size 22! Don’t worry about what flies to bring your outfitter/guide will have all the right stuff. There are only a […]


November Fishing Report

Winter fishing has remained very strong even in a blizzard. Sam landed this 26 inch Brown in the brief blizzard we had a few days ago.The secret fly was a custom tied Zebra Midge that his guide, Tom Caprio,  supplied. Tom guides for 5280 Angler. Their guides are at Boxwood a lot so they know where these […]


October Fishing Report

We had  flows of 200+cfs of gin clear water, with most of it from Dillon Reservoir through Roberts Tunnel.The fish loved it. They stayed quite active and willing to play all month. I had numerous reports of 30 inch + fish being landed almost every day….Sometimes 3-4 fish of trophy size on the same trip. […]


September Fishing Report

Brian and Jolene spent 3 days fishing with us. These are the pics they sent from their day at Long Meadow. Can you ID all the species they landed at Long Meadow? (Their 2 days at Boxwood were just as great including a Boxwood Grand Slam of 7 species)Their guide, Tom, representing 5280 Angler, put them […]


August Fishing Report

  Dave landed this huge Bow on the morning of Aug. 20 during a Midge Hatch. His fly of choice was a  size 22 Black Beauty. His guide, Pat Dorsey with Blue Quill Angler, was there to net the fish. They taped it “accurately” at 34 inches. Pat estimated the weight at 15 lbs. I […]


July Fishing Report

Above is Jason with a 28 inch Brown Trout landed during the Battle at Boxwood event on July 21. Here is Dana, my daughter, with a great looking Rainbow landed on July 15 on a size 20 bug in 350cfs of water.These fish are good representatives of the size and quality of fish landed in […]


June Fishing Report

First…our thoughts and prayers go out to those folks suffering from the fires and low water conditions in South West Colorado and other parts of the country. We feel very fortunate to have plenty of cold, clear, water in our river. The fish are healthy and fighting hard. John S. landed this beautiful 18 inch […]


May Fishing Report

This short video put together by Jason M. a regular Boxwood Angler will give you an idea of what to expect on a trip to Boxwood Gulch. Jason and his friend Ursula are always a joy to see. We sure appreciate the video and we hope you enjoy it as much as we do.