Fly Fishing Ranches & Lodges

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North Fork Ranch & Fishing Lodge

Colorado, United States

Orvis Endorsed Fly Fishing Lodge vacation ranch Colorado
Orvis Endorsed Fly Fishing Lodge
Picturesque Rocky Mountains
Horseback Riding
One of our BIG trout!

If fly fishing is your passion, you'll find it all right here. Professional guide services with over 20 years experience will share their knowledge and secretes of the river ensuring a day you won't soon forget. North Fork Ranch boasts over a mile of Dwight D. Eisenhower's favorite trophy trout fishing river, the North Fork of the South Platte. Fish in the president's footprints for large rainbow and brown trout as well as the tenacious steelhead or brook trout. The river is fly-fishing only, catch and release with barbless hooks. Extraordinary rainbow trout will taunt you. Retreat inside our log lodge for a hot lunch! Get ready for a day filled with excitement, laughter, great fish tales & memories you will not soon forget!

Capacity: 1-30 people. No minimum night stay.
Open: Fly Fishing is available YEAR ROUND (possible closures can occur due to river conditions). Fish for the day or stay the week in our cozy lodge accommodations!
From May 24th - September 6th we offer all activities within our "Dude Ranch" program.
Horseback riding, whitewater rafting, zip line, massage, etc.
Altitude: 8100ft
Location: North Fork Ranch is located approximately 1 hour southwest of Denver, Colorado at an elevation of 8100ft. It rests along the North Fork of the South Platte River and adjoins Pike National Forest, Lost Creek & Mt. Evans wilderness area.
Reservations: 303-838-9873
Rates: 7 day weekly package( includes all on ranch activities and meals)
May 24th-September 6th
Adults: $2,250/person
Kids under 12: $1,750/person
Kids under 6: $650/person
Additional activities can be purchased: White Water Rafting, Zip Line Adventure, Breckenridge Trip

Guided Fly Fishing:
Full Day (Includes Lunch):
1-2 Anglers: $590
3 or more anglers: $295 each
Half Day:
1-2 Anglers: $360
3 or more anglers: $180 each
Minimum Stay: Daily rates available: Lodge Rooms: $185/night Cabin (Two Bedroom): $370/night Cabin (Three Bedroom): $550/night *Meals additional per person* **Additional activities can be purchased** Horseback riding: 2 hour ride $95/person, 4 hour lunch ride $140/person
Payment: Personal check, MC/Visa, travelers checks, & cash
Fly Fishing: Only one hour from Denver, the North Fork of the South Platte River is home to thousands of pounds of teeming trout species awaiting your arrival.
Rainbow, brown, brook, and cutbow trout create a fisherman's paradise.
Transportation: Airport pickups are available from Denver International Airport (DIA)
$400 for a family up to 6 people
Travel Agents: Yes
Lodging: All of our accommodations offer the perfect serenity to relax in. Amazingly comfortable beds and crackling fire places will guide you to dream land in no time. All the comforts of home will be provided for you, including fluffy bathrobes to lounge in. Enjoy coffee first thing in the morning, and take in the breathtaking scenery of the mountains. There are also plenty of patios and decks to enjoy the sunsets from.
Kids' Program: A family friendly safe environment for kids to be kids. Children's activities for kids under 6. Children ages 6 and above are able to participate with the family. Spend fun filled time with your children under the age of six with pony rides, petting zoo, hiking, fishing, and swimming. Hourly babysitting can be arranged for you to participate fully in the program.
Food/Dining: Dining with a gourmet flare all served either river or fireside. Hearty three meals a day and lets not forget warm cookies straight from the oven and appetizers!

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