Fishing the lush waters in and around Eagle is a year-round sport. The vast meadows and mountain peaks always serve as your backdrop in both the snow and sunshine. With easy access and ample opportunity, local anglers are lucky enough to enjoy their favorite sport during their lunch hour. The good news is they are more then happy to share the most effective patterns and hatches with visitors. The time of year is always right for fishing Eagle! Book your lodging with friends, family or enjoy a quintessential mountain getaway on your own.
Brush Creek provides quick access to pristine waters, all in Eagle’s backyard. With access points throughout Eagle Ranch and up Brush Creek Road, it’s easy to get out and enjoy the river. Map + Info >
If you are looking for fishing in a variety of areas, this is a great bet. Drop a line in East Brush Creek on your way up to the lakes for rainbow, brown and brook trout. Map + Info >
Nolan Lake is a true high alpine experience and at elevation of 9,920 feet. In the heart of the Holy Cross Wilderness, the lake is accented beautifully against the sharply-pointed granite peaks of Craig Peak and New York Mountain. Map + Info >
Sylvan Lake State Park’s unique ecosystem hosts a variety of natural habitats and wildlife populations. Be sure to look for red fox, mule deer, cottontail rabbits, beaver and elk. Map + Info >