Over at Mommyish.com they are rounding up the best all-inclusive family resorts in the US, and Vista Verde Ranch made the top of the list! Read the article….
Fishing report: August 19-26 Flows: very low and clear Hatches: Caddis, mahogany duns, terrestrials, starting to see some BWO nymphs Water temps: 50-60 Hot flies: Pheasant tail, Hares ear, Baetis, Flashback midge, RS2, stimulators, Pats rubber legs, Elk hair caddis, Parachute adams, Foam hoppers, san jaun worm, foamulators, parachute madam X Fishing has been good…Details
As this is my first season here at Vista Verde many of you may not know me yet, so I will start by introducing myself. My name is Andrew Behrend, and until just over two months ago I have lived most of my life in Michigan. I was born and raised in southeastern Michigan, in…Details
The Denver Post looks into their own backyard with an article about 11 Colorado dude ranches where you can live out the ultimate Western experience. There are so many great dude ranches in Colorado, and we’re happy that Vista Verde was included as one of the options for a luxury ranch vacation. Read the article….
From the VVR fly shop, here’s the fishing report for July 31- August 6 Flows: very low and clear Hatches: Caddis, Yellow sallies, tiny green stones, Golden stones Water temps: 58-68 Hot flies: Pheasant tail, Hares ear, Baetis, Flashback midge, RS2, stimulators, Pats rubber legs, Elk hair caddis, Parachute adams, Foam hoppers, san jaun worm,…Details
Knowing that life sometimes gets the best of our guests, and that no one wins when there is a last-minute cancellation, we have teamed up with Red Sky Insurance to offer travel insurance for our guests at the time of booking. Now, some of you will choose to take a pass, but this plan is…Details
This has been a summer of awards and nominations. We recently learned that we were included in the Wine Spectator Restaurant Awards for 2018. This award recognizes the comprehensive cellar wine list that Chef Chol has put together over the past several years, and it is a huge recognition. We were also nominated in the…Details
Are you looking to come on a fishing trip to Colorado? Well, even if you’re not staying at the ranch, here are some tips from our guides on how the waters around Vista Verde are fishing. Flows: low and clear Hatches: Caddis, PMD’s, Flavs, yellow sallies, midges, hoppers Water temps: 55-65 Hot flies: pheasant tail…Details
Fishing report: July 1-8 Flows: Normal and very clear Hatches: Caddis, Mahogany duns, Yellow sallies, tiny green stones, Golden stones, March browns Water temps: 52-62 Hot flies: Pheasant tail, Hares ear, Baetis, Flashback midge, RS2, stimulators, Pats rubber legs, Elk hair caddis, Parachute adams, Foam hoppers, Fishing is heating up here along with the temps.…Details
If you’re looking to purchase your first fly rod, you’ll likely be met with a question very early on; What weight rod do you want? Answering something like “ I don’t know, a light one”, might earn you a few laughs from the guy behind the counter, but it won’t get you very far. Fly…Details