What if you could peer into the fly boxes of the guides who make their living helping people catch fish, day in and day out? With this comprehensive guide to the best patterns for Colorado rivers and reservoirs, now you can. Not only are these patterns effective for Colorado, but anglers from around the world will discover new flies for their home waters.
- 600 patterns from the state’s top guides and fly tiers
- Complete hatch information for the state
- Interviews with 20 of the state’s top guides
“Colorado Guide Flies: Patterns, Rigs, and Advice from the State’s Best Anglers and Guides by Pat Dorsey grants the wish of any angler: to peer into the fly boxes of guides who make their living helping people catch fish.” (Erin Block midcurrent.com 2015-09-07)
About the Author
Pat Dorsey has been a fly-fishing guide for twenty years and is Southwest Field Editor for Fly Fisherman. Author of Colorado Guide Flies (978-1-934753-33-0), Fly Fishing Tailwaters (978-0-8117-0512-7), and Tying and Fishing Tailwater Flies (978-0-8117-0722-0), Pat travels the country speaking to local, Trout Unlimited, and Federation of Fly Fishers clubs and conducts seminars at trade shows throughout the country. He lives in Parker, Colorado.