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Vail Valley Anglers

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97 Main St, Edwards, CO 81632-8126
+1 970-926-0900
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First time fly fishing....wonderful half day with Ed Lawn

I am a salt water fisherman with no prior fly fishing experience. Ed Lawn made the experience... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sidney s
Half day guided fishing trip w/Ed Lawn

Ed Lawn and Vail Valley Anglers is a top notch operation. Ed put me on fish and taught me a lot... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greg K
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The Vail Valley Anglers staff consists of expert fly fisherman who know the waters intimately and are passionate about sharing their love for the sport - from getting the first-time fisher out on the water to guiding the veteran angler to a secluded spot with the best hatch. Vail Valley Anglers is built on a foundation of deep experience and top-notch customer service. With our history of dedication and enthusiasm for sport to rely upon, we guarantee your satisfaction. We service the resorts of Vail and Beaver Creek, Colorado as well as the towns of Vail, Minturn, Avon, Edwards, Summit County, Aspen and Steamboat Springs. Conveniently located on the banks of the Eagle River on the Riverwalk at Edwards, we offer expertly guided trips all year round on local rivers, private ranches, and destination fly fishing trips. Our expert staff is supported by a fully-stocked fly shop featuring the best gear, clothing, flies, and accessories from Sage, Simms, Montana Fly Company, Scott, Loon Outdoors, Ex Officio, Fish Pond, Titian Rod Vault, and more for your fly fishing adventure.
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Hours Today: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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97 Main St, Edwards, CO 81632-8126
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+1 970-926-0900
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a salt water fisherman with no prior fly fishing experience. Ed Lawn made the experience extremely easy and great fun. I would definitely rebook with Vail Valley Anglers just because of Ed, but the entire experience was top notch from getting fishing license...More

1  Thank sidney s
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ed Lawn and Vail Valley Anglers is a top notch operation. Ed put me on fish and taught me a lot about the rivers and various techniques I previously didn’t know. Highly recommend.

Thank Greg K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The company asked us to arrive extra early as it was very hot at the time we were in Colorado. I forgot my license so we had to go back to the hotel to retrieve it. We got a late start. Our guide Mike was...More

Thank Karen S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My 13yo son and I spent a half day on the Colorado with VVA. Neither of us had any experience fly fishing. Our guide Ed Lawn was great: patient, personable, and deeply knowledgeable about the environment we were floating through. Not only were we successful...More

Thank Greg G
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This was our first time fly fishing but it won't be the last. We were lucky enough to spenda full day with Eric, who was hugely experienced and very patient! The Piney River was beautiful, with plenty of fish, despite the lower water levels and...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018

My first time fly fishing was absolutely awesome! Vail Valley Anglers were so professional, friendly and excellent in every way. We fished for 3 days and they never disappointed. Keegan Axtell made the trip so enjoyable for this beginner. I would highly recommend Vail Valley...More

Thank jeffdraughon
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Tom Stoffel is an excellent, knowledgeable guide. He is always enthusiastic, positive and fun. I have been fishing with him for a couple of years and always look forward to coming back. We generally go to private water on the Eagle it's a beautiful healthy...More

1  Thank Sumak1
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Mike was an excellent guide. We were beginners, and he was patient and thorough in teaching us how to fly fish. The river valley was beautiful, and we had a quiet spot for the morning.

Thank Louise R
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

My boyfriend and I are not fisherpeople but wanted to try fly fishing while vacationing in Colorado. Jim was our guide, and he made it a wonderful experience! He was very knowledgeable about the best fishing spots and types of flies to use. More importantly,...More

Thank slburg
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Dad and I are local to the area and we wanted to spend Father's Day together on the water trying something new. We were fortunate enough to connect with Vail Valley Anglers, and our guide for the Day Sean T! Dad and I have NEVER...More

Thank skydriver
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