Located in Colorado, the fly fishing in Montrose is known for three cool flyfishing spots. The best Montrose fly fishing based on popularity are considered to be Black Canyon Of The Gunnison, Uncompahgre River, and Cimarron River. For a detailed fly fishing river description and printable river access map, just select a Montrose fly fishing river or stream below.
West of Gunnison and east of Montrose, the Black Canyon of the Gunnison River offers exciting fly fishing opportunities. There are few canyons as deep or as scenic as the Black Canyon. This canyon offers 26 miles of Gold Medal fishing waters according to the State due to high trout population. The upper 13 miles of the river are within the Black Canyon National Monument, while the later 13 miles are within the Gunnison Gorge.