About us

Minturn Anglers is Colorado’s premier outfitter for all your fly fishing needs. Since 2008, Minturn Anglers has been the region’s #1 stop for guided fly fishing trips, equipment, flies, and on the water knowledge. With locations in the Vail Valley and Denver, we have access to some of the best fly fishing in the nation. Minturn Anglers provides the best access to both gold medal public waters and private waters in Colorado including both the famed Eagle River or The South Platte River.

About US

Minturn Anglers is Colorado’s premier outfitter for all your fly fishing needs. Since 2008, Minturn Anglers has been the region’s #1 stop for guided fly fishing trips, equipment, flies, and on the water knowledge. With locations in the Vail Valley and Denver, we have access to some of the best fly fishing in the nation. Minturn Anglers provides the best access to both gold medal public waters and private waters in Colorado including both the famed Eagle River or The South Platte River.

Our History

Formed in 2008 , Minturn Anglers is now recognized as the premier fly shop and guide service in Colorado. As evidence, we have perennially been nominated “Best of Vail” for over 8 years and counting. We owe our success to three guiding principles.
We are passionate about fly-fishing, we love the resource and we provide the best customer experience possible. It’s what we do. Sharing our passion and knowledge is the life blood of or business.
We are dedicated to 100% customer satisfaction on all of our guided trips.

Let’s have fun. With the caveat, that it is always safety first, we want you to have fun and enjoy your time with us. We don’t tolerate pretense or fussiness. It’s fishing.

Minturn Anglers is an equal opportunity employer operating under the Colorado River Outfitter License number 472, State of Colorado Outfitter 2597, and numerous special use permits with the BLM, White River National Forest, and the Colorado DOW.

We love what we do!

No one fishes for a living to become wealthy. Our reward is living in one of the most spectacular environments on the planet and sharing a love of the outdoors and the challenge of fly fishing.

We want you to be safe.

As incredible as the ecosystem we operate within is, awareness and preparedness is paramount. We can’t control mother nature, but we can control the experience for you and your family.

There are no bad days!

Fishing is unpredictable, having fun is always within our control.

Respect for our habitats.

The most important legacy we can leave is a better environment for future generations.

Giving back to communities

We work with a variety of community organizations to improve the quality of life for those less fortunate.

Guided Fly Fishing Trips

Our guides are well versed in all things fly-fishing. Whether you enjoy casting dry flies or streamers or fishing from a boat, we have the perfect trip for you.