C B MacTrout, LLc.
Guided Fishing Trips
Personalized Fishing Experiences
Come Fish With Us
Float fishing the Gunnison or walking to fly fish for trout in a quiet mountain stream, our fly fishing guides have the fishing knowledge and river experience to take your trout fishing to a higher level. The guided fishing services provided by C B MacTrout are below.
Come fish with us.
WALK/WADE, public water:
C B MacTrout offers guided fly fishing excursions in Gunnison and Crested Butte, Colorado on the Gunnison, East and Taylor Rivers and their tributaries. These trout fishing excursions can be full day, half day or customized for one or more anglers. Equipment,waders, boots, snacks and water are provided on all guided trout fishing excursions. Lunch is provided on full day trout fishing excursions. Fishing licenses are required for all fishermen 16 years of age or over and may be obtained at various fly fishing shops in the area or on-line from the Colorado DOW. Click (HERE) to get a Colorado fishing license on-line. Transportation from your lodging to the trout fishing water and back will be provided.
Float fish: Gunnison River
You float to trout fish the upper Gunnison River. 17 of the first 20 miles of the Gunnison River are private trout waters, only accessible by float fishing. The “Gold Medal” trout fishing waters of the Gunnison River are accessed best through C B MacTrout’s top of the line fly fishing guides, float fishing boats and trout fishing equipment. We offer full and ½ day trout fishing excursions for fly fishing and lure fishing. Late afternoon lure fishing trips are available.
C B MacTrout will customize beginners fly fishing outings starting with off the water fly fishing instruction in equipment, casting, knots, bugs, etc. ending with on the water fly fishing instruction on trout holding areas, drifts, setting the fly, playing the trout and netting of your first trout on a fly fishing rod.
WALK/WADE, Private Trout Waters:
C B MacTrout has access to many miles of the top private trout fishing water in the area through memberships in Flycasters Limited, Gunnison Fly Fishing Club and Rocky Mountain Anglers Club. Exclusive use of these privately stocked fly fishing waters allows you an uncrowded, relaxed atsmosphere in which to hone your fly fishing skills. Additional rod fees may apply to private waters.