Colorado Fly Fishing

Orvis-Endorsed fly fishing on private sections of the Colorado River as well as private waters on the C Lazy U Guest Ranch.

We are an Orvis fly fishing lodge in Colorado

Colorado Fly Fishing at its best! Fishing opportunities are endless at our Colorado dude ranch. Are you a beginner? Enjoy learning the basics of fly fishing on our pond. This is easy, close, convenient, and enjoyable for all ages and skill levels. For an additional fly fishing experience, sign up for a guided river experience, on or off property. The C lazy U offers guided fishing on over two miles of private stream that runs through the ranch. Additionally, off ranch fishing is available on private stretches of neighboring water, such as the Colorado River. Guests of C Lazy U have the opportunity to catch rainbow, brown and brook trout while wade fishing.

Complimentary lessons are offered to our guests on the C Lazy U pond. If you would like to set up a guided experience on the river, please schedule a trip with our concierge; guided fishing is not included in the overall package rate and is available at an additional cost.

orvis endorsed lodgeThe C Lazy U Ranch has been recognized by The Orvis Company as part of its collection of top quality fly fishing lodges in North America. What this means to our guests is that the C Lazy U Ranch meets and exceeds the expectations of quality as set forth by Orvis. This is a coveted endorsement and one that we are very proud of. In addition to quality accommodations, gourmet cuisine, and five star service – our professional fishing guides know the local waters intimately and guarantee a quality and memorable fishing trip.

The Ranch Concierge will help you with scheduling, details and pricing. If you book a complimentary lesson, or a guided fishing trip, all necessary equipment is provided for your convenience and includes Orvis rods, reels, flies, waders, & boots. Please note, a fishing license is required to fish in the state of Colorado. Licenses are not included in our fly fishing rates and can be purchased ahead of time online.

Meet our Guide: Maddie Brenneman