Your Premier Blue Mesa Fishing Guide

Fishing Guide in Gunnison, Colorado

Blue Mesa Fishing Welcomes You to Your Source for Guided Fishing Trips in Gunnison Colorado.

Tucked away in the Rocky Mountains, just a stone’s throw from the picturesque town of Crested Butte, is Blue Mesa Reservoir — the largest body of water in Colorado and a top destination for fishing aficionados. At Blue Mesa Fishing, we are dedicated to offering exceptional guided fishing adventures that highlight the finest of Gunnison fishing. Whether you’re an experienced angler or just starting out, our comprehensive guide services are designed to provide a memorable fishing journey tailored to your skill level.

Blue Mesa Reservoir is home to many species of fish and offers Wild Kokanee Salmon fishing, Lake trout fishing, ice fishing, fly fishing and trophy trout fishing.

Blue Mesa is located in one of Colorado’s most beautiful national parks, located only a few hours from Denver, Colorado and just twenty minutes from Gunnison. Blue Mesa is an incredible place to spend one of your Colorado Mountain Vacations fishing, hiking, biking or camping! Check out the calendar of events around the Gunnison/Crested Butte area for all of the fun activities to partake in! At Blue Mesa Fishing, we supply all the fishing tackle you will need for any Blue Mesa fishing trip or Gunnison River fly fishing trip.

You can also explore Blue Mesa Reservoir by renting one of our Standup Paddle Boards!

To explore Blue Mesa Reservoir, Curecanti National Recreation area or the Black Canyon National park, search within our site, Check out our Current Daily Fishing Reports and our Live Blue Mesa Web-Cam to see what’s going on today!

Let Blue Mesa Fishing be your specialists for guided fishing trips and an experience you will never forget on Colorado’s largest body of water. Blue Mesa Fishing is your premier Gunnison and Crested Butte fishing guide!

What’s Coming Up

 When will the ice pop?!

  • As of 4/19/23, deep snow pack and unseasonably cold spring has Blue Mesa Ice holding longer than usual!
  • We are booking trips for all species and all date with the anticipation of boating being an option around the first week of May!
  • Blue Mesa should get within 10′ of full this year!

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