Fish Along November 19th!
Nov
13
to Nov 19

Fish Along November 19th!

Come fish the South Platte with us Sunday the 19th.  We will meet at the shop at 8 A.M. and get all of our gear together, eat some donuts, and drink some coffee.  The train leaves at 9.

What to bring:

-4 or 5 wt, 9 foot rod

-4x and 5x fluorocarbon tippet

-Waders and Boots (we have some extras for rent)

-Polarized Sunglasses

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Fly Tying November 29th
Nov
29
to Dec 22

Fly Tying November 29th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

We will have a Beginner and an Advanced pattern every other Wednesday until Summer! The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
MIRACLE MIDGE
Supplies:
Tan or Black Thread 6/0 or Smaller
Copper or Gold Wire
Mercury Bead (or small clear glass bead)

Advanced Pattern
PARACHUTE CADDIS
Supplies:
6/0 or smaller (Brown or Black)
Hare's Ear Dubbing
Turkey Feathers
Calf/Kipe Tail or McFlylon
TMC 3761

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying December 13th
Dec
13
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying December 13th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

We will have a Beginner and an Advanced pattern every other Wednesday until Summer! The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
PURE MIDGE
Supplies:
Thread 6/0 or Smaller
Bead to Match Hook Size
TMC 100 or 101 (Size 18-24)

Advanced Pattern
NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS
Supplies:
3.8mm or Larger Bead
Medium Wire (preferably black)
Light Olive Ice Dub
Brown Thin Skin
Red Thread 6/0 or Larger
C300 Hook

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying December 27th
Dec
27
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying December 27th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
ZEBRA MIDGE
Supplies:
Black Thread
Small Silver Wire
Silver Bead
TMC 2488

Advanced Pattern
JUJUBEE MIDGE
Supplies:
White Fluorofiber
Black 6/0 Thread
White 16/0 Thread
Supreme Hair (color of choice)

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying January 10th
Jan
10
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying January 10th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
SAN JUAN WORM
Supplies:
Micro Chenille (Orange or Red)
6/0 or Smaller Thread (Match Chenille)
Crystal Flash
TMC 5263

Advanced Pattern
PAT'S RUBBER LEGS
Supplies:
Spanflex (Olive)
Medium Varigated Chenille
Lead Wrap
TMC 5263

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying January 24th
Jan
24
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying January 24th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
SCUD
Supplies:
Clear Thin Skin
Dubbing (olive, tan, or orange)
4x Tippet

Advanced Pattern
NICKS FAT CADDASS
Supplies:
Jig Hook with Bead (color and size variable)
White 210 Denier Thread
Brown Thin Skin
Mallard Flank
Natural CDC

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying February 7th
Feb
7
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying February 7th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
BUCKSKIN
Supplies:
Peacock Herl
Cream Shammy Material
Brown/Black 6/0 or 8/0
TMC 3761

Advanced Pattern
HUMPY
Supplies:
Deer Hair
Grizzly Hackle
Thread 6/0 (color of choice)
Hook 3761

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying February 21st
Feb
21
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying February 21st

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
BLACK BEAUTY
Supplies:
TMC100 or TMC101, Size 18-24
Black Thread 6/0 or 8/0, Can substitute with gray/olive/etc
Clear or Opaque Bead
Copper Wire
Black Dubbing, Color to match thread

Advanced Pattern
PRINCE NYMPH
Supplies:
Peacock Herl
White and Brown Goose Biots
Brown Thread
Gold or Copper Bead
Gold or Copper Wire
TMC 3761 Hook

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying March 7th
Mar
7
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying March 7th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
CHIRONOMID
Supplies:
Red Thread 6/0 or 8/0
Black Thread 6/0 or 8/0
Medium Opal Tinsel
White Bead
TMC 5263 Hook

Advanced Pattern
NEAR NUFF
Supplies:
Olive Grizzly Matuka
Barbell Eyes
Opal Tinsel
Olive Dubbing
Crystal Flash
TMC 5263 Hook

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying March 21st
Mar
21
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying March 21st

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
FLASHBACK PHEASANT TAIL
Supplies:
Pheasant Tail
Peacock Herl
Copper Wire
Brown Thread 6/0 or 8/0
Medium Opal Tinsel
TMC 100 Hook

Advanced Pattern
CRANE FLY LARVA
Supplies:
Olive Antron
Light Olive Dubbing
4x Tippet
Clear Thin Skin
Bead (optional)
TMC 5263 Hook

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying April 4th
Apr
4
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying April 4th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
CHOCOLATE THUNDER
Supplies:
Brown Thread 8/0
Copper Wire
Super Thin Closed Cell Foam White
Brown Wet Hackle
TMC 2488 Hook

Advanced Pattern
TRICO SPINNER
Supplies:
McFlylon
Black Thread 16/0
White Mayfly Fibbits
TMC 100 Hook

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying April 18th
Apr
18
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying April 18th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

Beginner Pattern
GRIFFITHS GNAT
Supplies:
Peacock Herl
Grizzly Hackle
TMC 100 Hook

Advanced Pattern
RAINBOW WARRIOR
Supplies:
Tungsten Bead (to match hook)
Small Opal Tensil
Brown Hackle Fibers for Tail
Red Thread
Rainbow Scud Dub

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying November 8th
Nov
8
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying November 8th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

We will have a Beginner and an Advanced pattern every other Wednesday until Summer! The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

WEEK FIVE

Beginner Pattern
HARE'S EAR
Supplies:
Hare's Ear Dubbing
Gold Wire
Pheasant Tail
Fox Tail
TMC 200R or 5262 Hooks

Advanced Pattern
DIRTY POLITICIAN
Supplies:
Silver Metallic Sulky
Ice Dub (color of choice)
CDC (match to Ice Dub)
Strung Rooster Saddle (red, orange or both)
Glo-Brite

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying October 25th
Oct
25
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying October 25th

Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler.

We will have a Beginner and an Advanced pattern every other Wednesday until Summer! The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

WEEK THREE

Beginner Pattern
WOOLY BUGGER
Supplies:
Marabou (Color Variable)
Saddle Hackle (Match to Marabou Color) 
Wooly Bugger Chenille or Large Chenille
Wire (Optional)
TMC 300 Hook

Advanced Pattern
AMY'S ANT
Supplies:
Brown Rubber Legs
Tan Foam (2-3mm)
Light Brown/Brown Foam (2-3mm)
Elk Hair or Deer for Stacking
Crystal Flash
Dubbing (Two Different Colors)
Brown Hackle
Thread (Color Variable)
TMC 5263 Hook

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying
Oct
11
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying

WEEK TWO

Beginner Pattern
BRASSIES
Supplies:
Hook- TMC 100, 101, or 2488 size 18-24
Thread- black, 6/0 or 8/0
Wire- small diameter, color of choice, reds/ greens most popular
Dubbing- black ice dub

Advanced Pattern
PARACHUTE ADAMS
Supplies:
Hook- TMC 100, 101 size 12-24
Thread- brown, 6/0 or smaller
Dubbing- super fine, Adams or gray
Parachute post- calf tail or Mcflyon, traditionally white
Hackle- grizzly and brown (2 different strands of hackle) matched to hook size. Hackle used for tail and wing


Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Fly Tying
Sep
27
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying

WINTER IS COMING & FLY TYING IS BACK! 

Starting Wednesday September 27th, we will begin our bi-monthly Fly Tying Nights featuring Fly Tying Guru, Nick Adler. Check out some of his patterns here.

We will feature a Beginner and an Advanced pattern every other Wednesday until Summer! The cooler opens at 5:30p and tying begins at 6p! 

WEEK ONE

Beginner Pattern
BLACK BEAUTY
Supplies:
TMC100 or TMC101, Size 18-24
Black Thread 6/0 or 8/0, Can substitute with gray/olive/etc
Clear or Opaque Bead
Copper Wire
Black Dubbing, Color to match thread

Advanced Pattern
STIMULATOR
Supplies:
TMC5262, Size 10-16
Thread 6/0 or 10/0, Color doesn't matter
Elk Body Hair
Brown and Grizzly Hackle, Size to hook choice
Dubbing, Usually a light and a dark
*UV Clear Krystal Flash
*Rubber Legs
*XS Wire, Increases Durability
*OPTIONAL

Check the calendar for patterns and supplies to follow! 

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Ladies Night
Sep
26
6:00 PM18:00

Ladies Night

CALLING ALL LADY ANGLERS!

Tuesday September 26th

Arbor Anglers is hosting Ladies Night #2. There will be a presentation on Streamer Fishing! Fall is an excellent time to practice and get to know this technique. Come learn, snack and shop with some of the coolest ladies around. All Women's Apparel will be 20% OFF.

ALL ARE WELCOME! Never Fished to Professional Guides... we are here for you! 

Email caroline@arboranglers.com to RSVP

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Last Summer Fish Along!
Sep
19
5:00 PM17:00

Last Summer Fish Along!

Join us for our

LAST TUESDAY NIGHT SUMMER FISH ALONG

Tuesday September 19th

Thanks for an amazing Summer. Join us at 5p for snacks, beer and fun to celebrate! We will be leaving Arbor Anglers at 6p to go to Clear Creek for one last hoorah on our home waters.

FEAR NOT! We will move to monthly weekend Fish Alongs for the Fall/Winter. Tuesday Night Fish Alongs will be back again next Summer!

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Fish Along With Us
Jul
25
5:00 PM17:00

Fish Along With Us

Join us for our Fish Along every Tuesday. Please meet at the shop around 5p! 

Location, light instruction and directions will be provided at Arbor Anglers. Demos start 5:30p.
Click here to add Fish Alongs to your calendar!

What are Fish Alongs?

Only the best night of your week! All anglers are welcome to join us in fishing some of our favorite holes every Tuesday of the Summer. There will be some light instruction, camaraderie, and Dogfish Head beer and Rocky Mountain Soda Company soda. This is a great night for beginners and seasoned anglers alike!

When are Fish Alongs?

Every Tuesday through the end of Fall. Meet at Arbor Anglers between 5-5:45p to gear up. We will leave at 6p! 

Where are Fish Alongs?

Locations and directions will be provided when you arrive at Arbor Anglers. We will change locations weekly.

Bring your gear and we will bring the beer!

Rent waders and boots

 

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Fish Along With Us
Jul
18
5:00 PM17:00

Fish Along With Us

Join us for our Fish Along every Tuesday. Please meet at the shop around 5p! 

Location, light instruction and directions will be provided at Arbor Anglers. Demos start 5:30p.
Click here to add Fish Alongs to your calendar!

What are Fish Alongs?

Only the best night of your week! All anglers are welcome to join us in fishing some of our favorite holes every Tuesday of the Summer. There will be some light instruction, camaraderie, and Dogfish Head beer and Rocky Mountain Soda Company soda. This is a great night for beginners and seasoned anglers alike!

When are Fish Alongs?

Every Tuesday through the end of Fall. Meet at Arbor Anglers between 5-5:45p to gear up. We will leave at 6p! 

Where are Fish Alongs?

Locations and directions will be provided when you arrive at Arbor Anglers. We will change locations weekly.

Bring your gear and we will bring the beer!

Rent waders and boots

 

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Fish Along With Us
Jul
11
5:00 PM17:00

Fish Along With Us

Join us for our Fish Along every Tuesday. Please meet at the shop around 5p! 

Location, light instruction and directions will be provided at Arbor Anglers. Demos start 5:30p.
Click here to add Fish Alongs to your calendar!

What are Fish Alongs?

Only the best night of your week! All anglers are welcome to join us in fishing some of our favorite holes every Tuesday of the Summer. There will be some light instruction, camaraderie, and Dogfish Head beer and Rocky Mountain Soda Company soda. This is a great night for beginners and seasoned anglers alike!

When are Fish Alongs?

Every Tuesday through the end of Fall. Meet at Arbor Anglers between 5-5:45p to gear up. We will leave at 6p! 

Where are Fish Alongs?

Locations and directions will be provided when you arrive at Arbor Anglers. We will change locations weekly.

Bring your gear and we will bring the beer!

Rent waders and boots

 

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Fly Tying
Jun
28
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying

Meet at the shop around 6p!

We will be swapping tips and tricks about tying our favorite flies. Our friends at Upslope Brewery will be sponsoring the event and providing cool beverages for the evening.

Make sure to bring your vise and materials. If you don't have a vise or materials but would like to come, we can help! Contact us and let us know what you need. 

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Fish Along With Us
Jun
27
5:00 PM17:00

Fish Along With Us

Join us for our Fish Along every Tuesday. Please meet at the shop around 5p! 

Location, light instruction and directions will be provided at Arbor Anglers. Demos start 5:30p.
Click here to add Fish Alongs to your calendar!

What are Fish Alongs?

Only the best night of your week! All anglers are welcome to join us in fishing some of our favorite holes every Tuesday of the Summer. There will be some light instruction, camaraderie, and Dogfish Head beer and Rocky Mountain Soda Company soda. This is a great night for beginners and seasoned anglers alike!

When are Fish Alongs?

Every Tuesday through the end of Fall. Meet at Arbor Anglers between 5-5:45p to gear up. We will leave at 6p! 

Where are Fish Alongs?

Locations and directions will be provided when you arrive at Arbor Anglers. We will change locations weekly.

Bring your gear and we will bring the beer!

Rent waders and boots

 

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Fish Along With Us
Jun
20
5:00 PM17:00

Fish Along With Us

Join us for our Fish Along every Tuesday. Please meet at the shop around 5p! 

Location, light instruction and directions will be provided at Arbor Anglers. Demos start 5:30p.
Click here to add Fish Alongs to your calendar!

What are Fish Alongs?

Only the best night of your week! All anglers are welcome to join us in fishing some of our favorite holes every Tuesday of the Summer. There will be some light instruction, camaraderie, and Dogfish Head beer and Rocky Mountain Soda Company soda. This is a great night for beginners and seasoned anglers alike!

When are Fish Alongs?

Every Tuesday through the end of Fall. Meet at Arbor Anglers between 5-5:45p to gear up. We will leave at 6p! 

Where are Fish Alongs?

Locations and directions will be provided when you arrive at Arbor Anglers. We will change locations weekly.

Bring your gear and we will bring the beer!

Rent waders and boots

 

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Fly Tying
Jun
14
6:00 PM18:00

Fly Tying

Meet at the shop around 6p!

We will be swapping tips and tricks about tying our favorite flies. Our friends at Upslope Brewery will be sponsoring the event and providing cool beverages for the evening.

Make sure to bring your vise and materials. If you don't have a vise or materials but would like to come, we can help! Contact us and let us know what you need. 

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One Year Anniversary Party
May
13
12:00 PM12:00

One Year Anniversary Party

Saturday, May 13th, is Arbor Angler's One Year Anniversary Party!
This has been a year filled with Fly Tying, Fish Alongs, new friends and many many Tight Lines. We could not have done it without you!

In celebration of our this past year and your continued support, please join us at Arbor Anglers for music, drinks, food, specials and fishing tales! Our sponsors will be providing some awesome gear and swag for raffles and give aways. 

We can't wait to see you there!

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 West Denver Trout Unlimited Fantasy Raffle at Arbor Anglers
Apr
22
12:00 PM12:00

West Denver Trout Unlimited Fantasy Raffle at Arbor Anglers

This Saturday the West Denver Trout Unlimited will be at Arbor Anglers selling tickets for their Fantasy Raffle. This will be the last event to buy tickets before the drawing on May 3! The winner-take-all package includes the following:

  • Custom Bamboo Rod from Alan Kube
  • Sage Reel, Extra Spool, and Line
  • Handmade Wooden Fly Box
  • 20 DOZEN Flies
  • Guided Fly Fishing Trip on the Arkansas River
  • GoPro
  • Lots of other items!

      The total retail value of this package is over $4,000!

      For the event, we will be providing food and beverages! Please stop by and support the West Denver TU chapter and enter for your chance to win this AWESOME prize!

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