Blue Skies at the Blue

March 10, 2014. With the 10-Mile Mountain range as a backdrop, I climbed large snow drifts to get access to the Blue River just below the dam in Dillon. The difference in the river’s flow [...]


Dillon, CO. Blue River. January 20, 2013. When I was fishing the other day on the Blue, I caught a fish that reminded me of a time I was fishing down on the San Juan River in New Mexico with my [...]

Blue to leave the Blue

Dillon, CO. The Blue River. January 17, 2013… What a great week on the Blue! The weather was definitely challenging, but I know we will get warmer temps soon enough – in fact, Denver [...]

Reading a lot about Sex

Dillon, Co. Blue River. January 15, 2013 I just finished reading Jennie Fields, The Age of Desire, a novel about Edith Wharton’s life but highlighting her torrid love affair with Morton [...]

Mysis Shrimp on the Blue

Dillon, CO. Blue River. January 14, 2013. You have probably heard about some of the insects that fish eat in our rivers-  Mayflies, Stoneflies, Caddis, Midges, etc. Here on the Blue, at least [...]

A Freshman Again

Dillon, CO. Blue River. January 14, 2013. It’s interesting to note that if we keep on learning, we always end up like freshman again. Freshman in high school, freshman in college, [...]