Welcome to Riffle and Rise!

And welcome to the Gunnison Valley of Colorado! Majestic mountains with peaks over 14,000 feet provide some of the most spectacular mountain scenery in the state. Fly fish the premier trout rivers in the valley, including the Gunnison River, Taylor River, and East River. And chase wild trout and native cutthroat in the high country. Choose the Gunnison Valley for your next fly fishing adventure!

Pristine Trout Rivers

Pristine Trout Rivers
Fly fish for brown trout, rainbow trout, and native cutthroat in the Gunnison Valley.

The Hatches

The Hatches
General hatch information and charts, along with some recommended fly patterns.

Current Conditions

Current Conditions
Get the latest information on fishing conditions, insect hatches, and real-time river flows.