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Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures

230 E Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
+1 877-669-1859
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Excellent experience for all ages

We had two guides for our family of six. None of us had any experience with fly fishing but they... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Top of the line fly fishing.

WOW, This place delivers above and beyond whats promised. Having done multiple fishing excursions... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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We are a family owned and operated, full pro-line fly shop & mountain adventure company, located in beautiful Estes Park, Colorado, gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park. Offering Guided Fly Fishing Day Trips, Private Water Trips, Overnight Backpacking Trips, Horseback & Llama Pack Trips, Day Hikes, Longs Peak Trips, Snowshoe Trips and more in Rocky Mountain National Park and the surrounding Estes Valley.
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230 E Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had two guides for our family of six. None of us had any experience with fly fishing but they helped us catch on quick. The hides were very patient and helpful and great with our younger children. We all caught fish and had a...More

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Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your nice review, much appreciated.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WOW, This place delivers above and beyond whats promised. Having done multiple fishing excursions with outfitters in multiple countries I'm always a bit suspicious as many of them don't live up to the hype. Kirks is different, they over deliver and and will give you...More

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Kirk B, Owner at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for an outstanding review, really appreciated.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have a hubby and 3 teenage that love to fly fish when we come out west. Being from IL they never get to do that so it's a treat. I booked with Kirk's and it did not disappoint. They fished the Big Thompson River...More

Thank Angela G
Kirk B, Owner at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your nice note and we are glad your boys had a great time and caught lots of fish. I will make sure Moe and Andrew see your note.

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Duane was our guide. As a first time experience fly fishing, we learned so much and caught a couple of fish! What a fun time!! We would definitely do this again!

Thank Melanie11O
Gary B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, Duane will appreciate your note.

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Our Guide was Darrin and he was very knowledgable about the River and explained Fly fishing techniques. He was very friendly and answered all our questions

Thank maryvwier
Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thanks for your review, sounds like you had a great time and learned a lot. I will let Darren know you liked him as a guide.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Having read about Kirk's Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, I booked a half day of guided fly-fishing a couple months ago. I kept the appointment on June 14 and had an awesome fly-fishing adventure with guide, Zach Christiansen! I admit, I do not fly-fish that often...More

Thank paulahayes007
Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you for a great review. Zach appreciates the compliments.

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I had never gone fly fishing before and I took a 4 hour solo guided fly fishing trip. I had so much fun and it was so peaceful! My guide was Jay and he was amazing! I highly recommend him, especially for first-timers. He was...More

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Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Ambowen, Thank you for your thoughtful review, much appreciated. Jay will be happy to read your review.

Reviewed 16 June 2017

I am an avid fisherman but have very limited experience when it comes to fly fishing. My experience with Kirk's Fly Shop was amazing. From the staff that got me signed in to my guide Darren, things couldn't have gone any better. I was on...More

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Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

bfoster, Wow, great Fly Fishing Trip and great review. Thank you, Darren will be very happy to see your review.

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Accessible, fun, fish, extremely helpful guide, Mark Burosh. Two hours on the water; easy going, easy casting. My cousin has limited mobility and when Mark figured out our needs we went to the perfect spot. Gentle slope and waters. His gear and good coaching yielded...More

Thank James H
Kirk B, Owner at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time and writing a great review. Mark appreciates you compliments. Come back again.

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Staff here is ALWAYS helpful but even more, they are knowledgeable and patient with beginners. You need advice on Colorado trout fishing? This is the place to get it. Thank you, folks!!

Thank lsfireman
Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

IsFireman, Thank you for taking the time to write a positive review on Kirks Flyshop. We shoppies appreciate the kind words. Come back again soon.

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paulahayes007
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Response from Kirk B | Property representative |
Paula, I don't know why Trip Adviser did not put your review up. I have waited for them to respond but no luck. Anyway, we really appreciate your great review, just wish Trip Adviser had let others see it.
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