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5280 Angler

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Arvada, CO
+1 720-450-7291
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Great time fly fishing as a family

This was a great experience for our family! The guides had everything ready to go, were friendly... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
HewittFam
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Awesome first time fly fishing experience!

My husband and I had never gone fly fishing — and we wanted to try it out together for the first... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
NataliaKlishina
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Denver, Colorado
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5280 Angler is proud to offer a wide array of premier fishing destinations throughout Colorado. We provide fully guided fly fishing experiences to serve all angling interests and ability levels. Whether you're looking to include a day of fly fishing as part of a Colorado vacation, just getting into the sport and needing some hands-on instruction, in search of trophy private water, or seeking to unlock the mystery of your local public stretch of river, we've got the experience and passion to serve you. For us, being a great guide service is about being connected. It's about keeping things simple and fun. Mostly, it's about fishing with a true dedication to the fish we love and the people we love to serve.
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“fly fishing” (5 reviews)
“caught fish” (2 reviews)
“ron” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Arvada, CO
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+1 720-450-7291
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

This was a great experience for our family! The guides had everything ready to go, were friendly and we caught fish! It was our first time fly fishing and they explained everything in detail. Our schedule was difficult to schedule something and they made it...More

Thank HewittFam
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jay b, Owner at 5280 Angler, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thanks so much for the kind review and for fishing with us. Glad you had a great time on the river. Tight Lines! Jay

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Reviewed 16 June 2018

My husband and I had never gone fly fishing — and we wanted to try it out together for the first time — and we're so glad we went with this company. Jeremy was an awesome first-time guide and just a really fun person to spend 1/2...More

Thank NataliaKlishina
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jay b, Owner at 5280 Angler, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thanks so much for the nice review! We are so glad you had a great time. Jeremy is a great guide we are lucky to have him on our team. Jay

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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Went on a 3/4 day fishing trip with my girlfriend and one of her friends and we had an absolute blast! None of us had ever fly fished and Nick was able to make sure we all landed fish. He was patient, a great teacher,...More

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jay b, Owner at 5280 Angler, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Brady, Thanks so much for the kind review. I am so happy you had a great time on the water with Nick. He is great asset we are lucky to have him. Take care and Tight Lines! Jay

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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Last year, I discovered 5280 Angler on Groupon and booked a trip in September, for my 13 year old daughter and myself, thinking it would be a good introduction to fly fishing as neither of us had every tried it. Angler is into catch and...More

Thank Michael K
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

It was my 24 year old daughter's first time fly fishing, I gave her a day at Long Meadow Ranch with a guide for her birthday, she was out of this world excited!!! The day did not disappoint. I used 5280 for the guide, Luke...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

My two adult sons and I just returned from a guided day fishing trip with 5280 Angler. I made the reservations on the spur of the moment about a week ago with the owner, Jay Baichi. He could not have been more accommodating and professional....More

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Reviewed 27 January 2015

Absolutely amazing, and cold start, day on the South Platte near Deckers with Tim Schoenborn of 5280. The sight fishing champion put me on a lot of fish and then it was up to me to deliver. I landed 6 fish from 17 to 23...More

Thank Jorge M
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Reviewed 4 August 2014

My wife and I did a full day guided trip with Gino and had the time of our lives. We hooked numerous quality fish and Gino put us on the fish and rigged up our rods to get almost non stop action throughout the day....More

Thank Terry C
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jay b, Owner at 5280 Angler, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2015

Terry, I am very happy you had a good time fishing with Geno and I really appreciate your review. We try really hard to give people the best experience we can on the water. Tight Lines! Jay

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