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Tru Mountain Outfitters is a Fly Fishing Guide Service based in the beautiful, Southwest Rocky Mountain Region of the United States. Our region offers limitless and unique fly fishing opportunities for anglers of any experience level.  From large tail waters of the world-famous San Juan River to high mountain freestone streams, our experienced anglers will show you the ropes and teach you the science of fly fishing for trout. We also offer beginner Fly Tying Classes and Casting Clinics.

 
A day on the river is a day well spent!

About us

Your guide

Tru Mountain Outfitters is a fly fishing guide service based in beautiful Northern New Mexico. We offer guides in New Mexico and Colorado, 360 days a year with peak seasons being late Spring and Fall. Book your trip now and our experienced guides are sure to put you on some great fish!

 

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Half Day Wade Trip

Full Day Wade Trip

Single person rate $175
2x Occupancy $100/person

Single person rate $250
2x Occupancy $150/person

Half day wade trip includes the following:

  • Waders

  • Boots

  • Rod/Reel

  • Tippet/Leader

  • Flies

Full day wade trip includes the following:

  • Waders

  • Boots

  • Rod/Reel

  • Tippet/Leader

  • Flies

  • Lunch & Beverage

Two Day Wade Trip

Beginner Fly Tying Class

Single person rate $450
2x Occupancy $250/person

$25/person

Two day wade trip includes the following:

  • Waders

  • Boots

  • Rod/Reel

  • Tippet/Leader

  • Flies

  • Lunch & Beverage

  • Lodging 

  • Breakfast & Beverage 

The beginner fly tying class will include the following:

  • Materials

  • Vise 

  • Whip finishing tool 

  • Adhesives 

  • (Students keep the flies they create) 

Weekly River Report

San Juan River

Pecos River

Tailwater below Navajo Dam flow

is 284cfs and very muddy do to low-elevation runoff. Fishing has unfortunately been very slow. If you decide to brave out the chocolate milk, large streamers in bright or dark contrasting colors are your best bet. 

The Pecos River is starting to see some early spring run off and is flowing at 67cfs at the confluence with the Mora, near Tererro. Fishing has been good for anglers using red egg patterns, San Juan worms and black wooly-buggers. Villanueva stretch is fishing very slow. 

Brazos River 

Conejos River 

The Brazos is coming back to life! This river is one of our favorites to fish. The Box and southward below Corkins Lodge is still covered by a thin shelf of ice but, with any hold in warm weather, the ice should melt rather quickly and the trout should be very hungry! Northeast of Tierra Amarilla, the Brazos is flowing at 21.5cfs. 

Ice cfs. Wait a few weeks. 

The section through the town of Chama is currently flowing at 31cfs and has thin ice shelves hugging the banks until mid-morning. Late morning fishing has been fair using dark leeches and wooly-buggers. Section below Abiquiu was 280cfs and fishing was decent for anglers using very light tippet using annelids, PT's and Hares Ears in the 16-20 size bracket. 

 

Chama River

 

"There's more B.S. in fly fishing than there is in a Kansas feedlot.”

Lefty Kreh

 
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Contact Me

Ken Arnett

Edgewood, NM

719-428-6194