Telluride fishing features some of the top fly fishing streams in the Rocky Mountains. Choose from the San Miguel, Dolores, Uncompahgre or Gunnison Rivers for the ultimate fly fishing experience with breathtaking views to match.

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The Hotel Columbia is located just steps away from the free flowing San Miguel River. After a restful night’s sleep on our deluxe, pillow-top mattresses, enjoy our complimentary, deluxe-continental breakfast before you begin your day of adventure. After reeling-in your trophy fish, return to the Hotel Columbia where you can retire your fly fishing rod in your own individual locker in our lobby level locker room. Your room or suite offers the ultimate in luxury and relaxation. Amenities such as: heated tile floors and heated towel bars in the bathroom, gas-burning fireplaces, steam showers and even private hot tubs allow you to wash away a hard day’s work. However the memories of the day will never fade away. Spend the evening relaxing and recounting tall fish tales in the on-site Cosmopolitan bar and restaurant.

Regardless of whether you are an experienced angler or have never picked up a fly rod, there are plenty of Telluride fishing options for any fishing angler. The long, slow runs and deep pools of the region’s rivers offer an abundance of rainbow, browns, cutthroats and brook trout. Your experienced guide will select the San Miguel, Dolores, Uncompahgre or Gunnison River depending on your preference, level of experience, water conditions and current hatches. Each river offers a unique fly fishing opportunity, from the San Miguel’s freestone pocketwater to the glassy runs of the Lower Dolores.  Lakes, ponds and alpine creeks offer even more fly fishing opportunities. Regardless of your location, you with come away a better angler and have fond memories of fly fishing in Telluride.

Hotel Columbia is the perfect home base for all your Telluride fishing dreams.
Combining the bountiful waters of the Telluride region with the area’s beauty, Telluride is an angler’s paradise. Come see for yourself why anglers come back year after year in pursuit of the ideal fishing experience.