For the avid angler, few things can beat fishing in Colorado. And dozens of scenic, trout-filled rivers, streams and lakes in the area, Aspen and Snowmass lie at the epicenter of some of Colorado’s best fishing spots.

Fishing can also be enjoyed on Snowmass Mountain as part of a Free Spirit Custom Adventure. Learn about all of these options through Aspen Snowmass and within the Roaring Fork Valley below.

Mountain Fishing Adventure

Fish caught in Aspen Snowmass Colorado
Fish caught in Aspen Snowmass Colorado

Our experienced fishing guides will take your group on an adventure to our private Snowmass fishing pond to experience the thrill of fishing!

  • 3 hour adventure (up to 4 people)– $345
  • Additional people– $64 per extra person (maximum group size is 4)
  • Fishing gear, snacks, beverages and instruction provided.

Popular Fishing Spots in the Area

  • Roaring Fork River
  • Maroon Creek
  • Frying Pan River (at Basalt, 18 miles from Aspen)
  • Crystal River (at Carbondale, 30 miles from Aspen)
  • Colorado River (at Glenwood Springs, 41 miles from Aspen)
  • Maroon Lake
  • Snowmass Lake (hike-in)
  • Ruedi Reservoir (37 miles away)
  • Twin Lakes (at Twin Lakes, 37 miles from Aspen)

Local Fishing Guides & Shops

Big fish near Aspen
Big fish near Aspen

For a weekly fishing report update on the area, please visit the Frying Pan Anglers website. The report is updated every Sunday.

Roaring Fork Outfitters
Glenwood Springs

Aspen Wilderness Outfitters

Aspen Outfitting Company
970-925-3406 or toll free 800-784-2140

Aspen Fly Fishing

Durrance Sports

Frying Pan Anglers
Full-service fly shop. Guided trips on the Frying Pan, Roaring Fork and Colorado Rivers. Trips available summer and winter.

Taylor Creek Fly Shop