Located in the remote Taylor Canyon in southwest Colorado, Taylor River Lodge offers discerning guests world-class fishing, without sacrificing any creature comforts. The property consists of a collection of stylish private cabins and family-friendly log homes that unobtrusively meander along the riverbank. Kokanee, the luxuriously comfortable main lodge, beckons guests to the indoor/outdoor fireplaces and offers an unrivaled view of both the river and casting pond. Guests have exclusive use of the property’s amenities such as the riverside pool house, sauna, steam, spa, and media cabin.
The Taylor River boasts large rainbow, brown and brook trout. The Gunnison River features 26 miles of driftable water, prolific hatches and dense per-mile trout populations. Guests can also opt to fish nearby Blue Mesa, Taylor Reservoir, a multitude of mountain streams or experience heli-fishing.
Taylor River Lodge offers six private en-suite cabins, one larger cabin with two suites and common living area, and one guest home with two suites and a bunkroom – reaching a max capacity of 30 guests. The lodge is available for single suite/cabin stay or private hire of the entire property.
High-end fishing and adventure equipment are included in the trip cost. Specifically, anglers will benefit from 4 and 5 wt. rods and floating lines for most scenarios. An in-depth Frontiers pre-trip information booklet and fully stocked on-site fly shop ensures nothing is left to chance.
Taylor River Lodge offers guests the opportunity to fish one of Colorado’s finest rivers while also providing unrivaled hospitality. Guests enjoy a customized itinerary that maximizes their fishing time while also including alternative outdoor activities if they like. Taylor River Lodge is located 4 hours from Denver and 25 minutes from Crested Butte. The Lodge has a mile of semi-private Taylor River access and hosts 6-8 anglers on any given stay. Peak season is June 15 – September 15. Taylor River Lodge has a private freshwater casting pond, climbing wall, teepee, croquet and horseshoes.
Rates estimated at $1000-$1,200 per person/night for all-inclusive stay in high season. Pricing includes accommodations, meals, guided activities (e.g. fly fishing, rock climbing, mountain biking, whitewater rafting, hiking), all gear/rods, regional airport transfers, beverages and Eleven concierge.
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