Animas Valley Anglers goal is to help anyone looking to learn the sport of fly fishing, or improve their personal fishing skill set in a safe, fun and educational way.
water, the opertunity to see some pretty scenery,
something along the
service for you. We
finding and stalking a
work very hard, but
who what to learn a new
sport or try something
Have you always wanted to learn the sport of fly fishing?
Well, no time like the present. All of us guides at AVA
are great teachers and the best way to learn is hands-on.
We never pressure our guests and make the learning curve
as short as possible. Rookies will be casting and getting
hooked-up in no time.
anglers looking to learn
a little more about the
Have some experience? Looking to shake a little rust
off the casting arm? We are right there with you. All
trips will be perfect for anglers that are looking to
get back into the sport. Evan if you just fish once or
a year we have the right trip for you.
We fish with some of the worlds most accomplished anglers.
Many of of our guests have fished around the world fishing
in exotic locations including Mongolia, Chile, Argentina,
New Zealand, Africa, Alaska, Canada and beyond. They
have fished with world-class guides, and all have stated
guides are right there with the elite. We have the skills
to get the most ardent angler into incredible fishing
moments. From stalking and sight fishing a monster on
to pulling hard on the oars as you fire casts to the
banks of the fast flowing Rio with a four inch popper
we have the perfect adventure to meet your angling goals.
Valley Anglers will guide
and fish with anyone who
to the experience and ready
to enjoy the day on the water.
Family's, corporate groups,
women's fly fishing clubs,
angling clubs and fishing
buddies or any one looking
for a little
one on one instruction are
all more than welcome. Over
the years many of our clients
have become great friends;
that says it all.
Animas Valley Anglers, upholds a strict catch and release
policy. Our waters produce a high quality fishing experience
due to the conservation practices of anglers, along with
the help of federal agencies that establish regulated waters.
many am I going to catch?
Do the guides pressure
We never pressure our guests into thinking they have to catch
every fish in the river. When you put together a bit of theory,
practice and patience you are bound to get into fish. Each
day is different and catch rates can depend upon the experience
level of the angler, river conditions, weather and other
main focus is on the education
and experience the client takes
away from his or her day on
the water. The memories you
take with you from a fly fishing
trip are priceless.
lodges, vacation rentals
and Fly Shops
a smoke free guide? no
us know if you smoke and
we will make time for smoke
or pair you with the right
guide. Just know you have
options when it comes to
here at AVA. The occasional
cigar is not a problem.