.......................  ......Fly Fishing Yellowstone National Park

01/10/10

Destinations: Roaring Fork River, Colorado
The Roaring Fork is a 75 mile long river with a section of water classified by the
state of Colorado as Gold Metal Water. In other words, if you are not familiar
with the state's system of classifying streams, twelve miles of the river rates
among their best.

This river takes on the water from another great trout stream, the Fryingpan
River. It is another stream with Gold Metal water. The Roaring Fork is a tributary
of the Colorado River. Its headwaters are in the famous ski country near Aspen,
Colorado. The river is small in its headwaters with small cutthroats and brook