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Spring Creeks Ranch Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout

Carbondale, Garfield County, Colorado, United States of America

4 Anglers Maximum

Basic Access: $180

Cutthroat Subscriber Access: $155

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This ranch is renowned for being one of the premier fly fishing properties in the state of Colorado. Only a short drive from Glenwood Springs, Carbondale, Basalt and Aspen, anglers can access several ponds, 1.5 miles of spring fed creeks and nearly 1 mile of the Roaring Fork River. Fly anglers, whether seasoned or new to the sport, will have great opportunities to land quality trout, enjoy breathtaking views and make many memories. Fish range 14″-22″ and can be caught on dry and nymph rigs depending on the time of year.

The landowner has invested countless time and resources into building and constructing ideal trout habitat throughout the watersheds. This has allowed various trout species to flourish, reach trophy size and provide an excellent angling experience. Proper fish handling, angler etiquette, sportsmanship and catch and release fishing also contribute to the success of the fishery.

Please allow up to 2 business days for booking confirmations.

Due to livestock and other concerns, dogs and other pets are NOT permitted on this property.

Features and Amenities

River Data

5-Day Weather Forecast

40℉ / 34℉

37℉ / 18℉

37℉ / 22℉

34℉ / 15℉

32℉ / 19℉


Reviews (3)

4.9 out of 5.0
Service 5.0
Value for Money 4.7
Location 5.0
Cleanliness 5.0
  • Robert J.
    September 26, 2022 at 2:52 pm

    Excellent day! Property Manager and fly shop in Carbondale were super helpful.

    It was a Creek day! I lost count, big healthy bows / cutbows eating hoppers. Started with a dry / dropper rig and ultimately just stayed with a hopper to hug the banks. Tan / Purple and Pink were the go to colors.

    Was on the Fork for less than an hour, more to cool off. The Creek sight fishing was too much fun.

    Really enjoyable property.

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  • Charlie T.
    July 10, 2022 at 4:06 pm

    We fished this property with 3 anglers and had it to ourselves. We caught several fish well over 20 inches. It was one of the best places we fished all week. The fly shop where you pick up your fishing tags was very helpful in setting us up for a successful day. DO NOT FISH WITH LESS THAN 4 LB TEST you will break off. Can’t wait to get back!

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  • Scott K.
    March 25, 2022 at 4:13 pm

    We had a wonderful time at this property! It was easy to get to as well easy to fish. We were the only two people fishing the property, so we had it entirely to ourselves. We fished the two spring creeks, the river, and the small lakes. The habitat is wonderful and the water supports a very healthy population of large trout. It was hard to leave at the end of the day!

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Value for Money

Anglers, choose how you want to experience RareWaters!

We work directly with our landowners to provide you with amazing fly fishing experiences. Choose the experience that’s right for you!


  • Skip the crowds at public fishing locations
  • Book any of our properties in exchange for a daily access fee
  • Pay as you go access fees starting at $125 per angler per day
  • Experience adventure, serenity and world-class fly fishing


  • Enjoy the perks of being a Cutthroat Subscriber
  • $25 off daily access fees for you and guests
  • Receive river flow and weather reports for every trip
  • $25 of your subscription is donated to Trout Unlimited


It’s simple. You just pay as you book. Anyone can book our locations! Property access starts at $125 per angler per day. Subscriptions aren’t required but Cutthroat subscribers enjoy perks like $25 off every booking and river reports for each trip. Spend more time on the water and let us worry about the rest!

Landowners have at least 1/2 mile of river, stream or creek running through their property. Each property is vetted by RareWaters staff to ensure a premium fly fishing experience.

Right now, we’re focused on the Western United States. But don’t worry, we plan to list properties in other states soon. Our goal is to provide you with new water access no matter where you’re traveling.

We offer subscriptions to all anglers. Subscriptions offer anglers discounted rod fees, priority booking and more. $25 of every subscription is donated to Trout Unlimited, our partners in conservation.

After we receive your payment, RareWaters sends anglers a detailed property map including directions and GPS coordinates. We strongly encourage all anglers to save the GPS coordinates into their smartphones before leaving cell service. Google Maps is our preferred app for directions.