Welcome to Riffle and Rise!

And welcome to Ridgway, Colorado! At an elevation of about 7,000 feet, Ridgway is located in the beautiful Uncompahgre River Valley, in the heart of the San Juan Mountains. Majestic views of peaks over 14,000 feet provide some of the most spectacular mountain scenery in the state. Fly fish the premier trout rivers of western Colorado, including the Gunnison River, Uncompahgre River, San Miguel River, and Cimarron River. And chase wild trout and native cutthroat in the high country. Choose Ridgway for your next fly fishing adventure!

Guided Fly Fishing Trips

Guided Fly Fishing Trips
Fish with us on the premier rivers of western Colorado.

Pristine Trout Rivers

Pristine Trout Rivers
Fly fish for brown trout, rainbow trout, and native cutthroat.

Hatches and River Flows

Hatches and River Flows
Get the latest information on fishing conditions, insect hatches, and real-time river flows for our area.