South Platte River

Jefferson - Colorado


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  • 84 followers

  • 2 spots

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  1. Biggest catch I was able to hand release on Easter! πŸ˜…πŸ€¦πŸΌ Lost two bigguns but was still rewarded with many of these smaller guys. Had to stop for bbq dinner on ...more the way home to take the sting off. Also, my nail and selfie game are lacking right now. πŸ˜“

    Rainbow Trout with a sculpin

    1. OMG!!!!
    2. only one pinkie visible Morris...
    3. Rich Pardy 0
      LOL Chris!! Awesome pic as usual!!
    4. Noah Shapiro 0
      Nice
    5. Hey plain nails and pinky fully visible Chris!!! Very nice Elisa!!!
    6. Elisa T 0
      😁😁 Thanks Robert!!
    7. Even without the painted nails.... sill fridge worthy Elisa!!!!πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»
    8. hahaha JK!
    9. Elisa T 0
      πŸ˜‚ hush Chris!
    10. plain nails...eh, swipe left
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  2. Merry Christmas Fishidy fam!! I hope everyone had a wonderful day!

    Rainbow Trout with a Mop

    1. The effort was appreciated:))
    2. Elisa T 0
      I didn't have Christmas colored polish kevin. πŸ˜₯ it did make me a little sad but I wanted colored nails dammit! πŸ€ͺ
    3. merry christmas and happy new year!
    4. Kevin McCarthy 0
      Nice but the nails need to match the hat Lol!
    5. john stimson 0
      nice pic & catch , Merry Christmas
    6. Noah Shapiro 0
      Lol
    7. b ripoer 0
      Merry Christmas Elisa, great pic
    8. Fridge worthy as usual:)
    9. Very nice Elisa
    10. Noah Shapiro 0
      Merry Christmas
    11. Robert Coleman 0
      Merry Christmas Elisa!!!!! Awesome picture! πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»Great hat, and as always,.... love the nails! STEP UP CHRIS!!!!!!🀣🀣🀣🀣🀣
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  3. Throw back Thursday too because I couldn't decide which pic I like best! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

    Cutbow Trout with a Pink egg

    1. Elisa T 0
      πŸ˜‚ Erich it's okay. WE ALL HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM HERE!! Hope you get your monster King Mackerel! 🀞
    2. Elisa T 0
      Thanks y'all!! Rich you definitely should. It's my secret weapon. πŸ€πŸ˜‚
    3. Rich Pardy 0
      I gotta start color coordinating my clothes with my fish lol Awesome pic as always!!
    4. Chris Hoakley 0
      The fish is smiling πŸ˜€πŸŸ
    5. Robert Coleman 0
      Let's go with THIS one! Can't see the nail polish as well, but more smile! Lol πŸ˜πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    6. Erich Senft 0
      That's a baller catch. Lost my best Steelie ever @ Tippy Damn in Michigan this past November...it fell out of the net into zebra mussels and cut the line..HUGE. ...more Chasing a trophy since. I'm in Naples for the next two weeks trying to catch a monster King Mackeral. Wading on a beach casting into an outward inlet current. Anyways, clearly I have issues. That's a really nice fish
    7. Wade Bowles 0
      That's a beauty! Nice catch
    8. Beautiful
    9. Noah Shapiro 0
      Nice
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  4. My Sunday catch! I lost a lot of fish and a lot of flies that day. Lol I just couldn't hang on to either so this perrrty cuttybow really made my day!!

    Cutbow Trout with a Pink egg

    1. Noah Shapiro 0
      I think randy will do some abc big t and boulder fish-a-longs that I will be aloud to go on maybe then.
    2. Noah Shapiro 0
      Hmm I wouldn't complain lol
    3. Elisa T 0
      Oooh no!! That sucks Noah. Can I be your guardian for a day? lol
    4. Noah Shapiro 0
      Elisa they are now 18+ lol. 😭
    5. Elisa T 0
      I'm the worst fishidyier(?) for never commenting back lol Sorry y'all!! Thanks for all the nice comments!!! 😁 Noah not yet. I think I saw one coming up ...more I was interested in. I'll let ya know though!!
    6. Rich Pardy 0
      Nice one Elisa!!
    7. Robert Coleman 0
      Very nice Elisa! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    8. Christopher Pereira 0
      wonderful!
    9. john stimson 0
      nice catch
    10. Noah Shapiro 0
      Nice cut-bow. Coming to any fish-a-long's (especially the local ones SBC, Boulder creek, etc.)
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  5. Because he was such a happy fish!! Merry Fishmas!!

    Cutbow Trout

    1. Funky cool, Elisa!!!Loving that hat!!!!!
    2. Noah Shapiro 0
      All fun places. Sadly I can't go very far since I can't only go to places that are in biking range, although I might be able to sway my dad to take me to ...more one of those places. Ps are you going to the fly fishing expo or the sportsman expo?
    3. Elisa T 0
      Noah, I don't know them all but my go to's are usually deckers, elevenmile canyon, dream stream, the ark in pueblo stays fishable, you can hit the blue still ...more too. There's also the dsp in town!? 🀷 🀣
    4. Elisa T 0
      Thanks y'all!! I hope everyone had a great Christmas! Robert my only wish was that it lit up! Lol
    5. Noah Shapiro 0
      Hey Elisa any ideas of places to fish this time of year. ( PS I heard that south boulder creek is flowing 160+cfs below gross reservoir)
    6. Robert Coleman 0
      Still love that hat!... fish magnet!
    7. David Sharp 0
      You always have beautiful pics keep it up! Keep them coming! Merry Xmas nice fish
    8. Noah Shapiro 0
      Merry fishmas Elisa
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  6. Merry Christmas! πŸŽ…πŸŽ„

    Cutbow Trout with a Wooly Bugger

    1. Elisa T 0
      Lol Thanks you guys!! I could only hope Robert!! πŸ™
    2. T Sen 0
      awesome fishing hat.πŸ‘
    3. Robert Coleman 0
      Merry Christmas Elisa. I'm surprised they weren't jumping out of the water after your hat! 😁😁 Beautiful Cutbow!πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
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  7. Spent Sunday with the girls. Slow day but, I caught this guy!

    Cutbow Trout with a Egg Fly

    1. Simms ON!!!!! Elisa!!!!!!!!!!!
    2. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      Beautiful trout and smiles!!! Nice Elisa!!
    3. Kenneth Olivo 0
      Looks like a fun time nice fish!
    4. john stimson 0
      great pic good catch
    5. Douglas Ward 0
      That place looks awesome
    6. Robert Coleman 0
      Very nice Elisa! Awesome background! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    7. Josh Sommerville 0
      GOODTIMES. NICE CATCH.
    8. Shawn Gearinger 0
      Nice one girls!πŸ‘πŸ‘
    9. Noah Shapiro 0
      How is the snow affecting the fishing up where you are at Elisa?
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  8. Met some new people Sunday and visited Brown town!!

    Brown Trout with a Rainbow Warrior

    1. Love them blue nails and that cool fish!!!
    2. Chad Jaco 0
      What's your Pb brown?
    3. Jimbo Harwood 0
      hahaha. that's the coolest looking sucker I've ever Seen!
    4. Noah Shapiro 0
      Suggestion, go up to a high mountain lake.
    5. Elisa T 0
      No sir Noah. I still have not had that pleasure. I wasn't even sure what was there. I joked it was gonna be a sucker when I was brining him inπŸ˜‚
    6. Ty Greenlee 0
      That's a very pretty fish
    7. Noah Shapiro 0
      Quick question, was that fish caught sight fishing?
    8. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      Forget Field and Stream! Elisa has Fashion and Stream!!!!! Beautiful Trout and nails:))
    9. Elisa T 0
      Thanks you guys! Yeah, picked the hat based on my nails. πŸ˜‚ Christopher you'll NEVER know!!! 😜
    10. Rich Pardy 0
      Awesome pic Elisa!!
    11. Andy Figiel 0
      rainbow of colors ....hmmmm you plan that color coordination???nice....
    12. Christopher Pereira 0
      thats an awesome fish....but how do we know that's you!? could be anyone hiding behind that big brown!
    13. Jimbo Harwood 0
      I think your brightly colored nails bring out the fishes colors 😁
    14. Jimbo Harwood 0
      Awesome catch Elisa!! Lmao. Brown town!!
    15. john stimson 0
      nice brown
    16. Russ Shuttleworth 0
      Awesome!!! Beautiful fish!!
    17. Robert Coleman 0
      Nice Brown Elisa! Awesome colors... Nails match the cap!!πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    18. Noah Shapiro 0
      Nice that's a slob
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  9. Spawning season is upon us!! Caught this hungry momma TWICE on two different flies. Must've been fishing over home which I couldn't see so I moved on so ...more she could keep getting herself ready for these babies!

    Rainbow Trout with a leech and zebra midge

    1. Dustin Chehovits 0
      Awesome pic!
    2. Rich Pardy 0
      Another great pic!!
    3. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      Nice work Elisa!! Great pic
    4. scott clark 0
      nice job
    5. kenny thompson 0
      Very nice Elisa!!! Another outstanding catch and pic!!
    6. Jimbo Harwood 0
      Nice catch.. hungry lil chunk eating two fly's the same day.. lol
    7. john stimson 0
      like those colors
    8. Noah Shapiro 0
      Notice me Senpai
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  10. Mr. Brown number two! Last fish of the day for me.

    Brown Trout

    1. Paul Singleton 0
      Nice brown
    2. Mark Shofner 0
      Beautiful fish. Congrats on your catch from Texas. We fish the San Miguel and some creeks in the San Juans when we go. Nothing beats catching a trout on a fly rod.
    3. Shawn Gearinger 0
      I think that is a catch of the week photo!😁
    4. Rich Pardy 0
      Nice brown and that pic belongs
      on a magazine cover!!
    5. Shawn Gearinger 0
      Great pic Elisa and great catch!
    6. kenny thompson 0
      Another good one Elisa!!!
    7. Elisa T 0
      Thanks guys!! Noah take some red and purple midges too! those colors have been working for me other than black.
    8. Noah Shapiro 0
      I'll try to hit Boulder creek today
    9. Derek Herring 0
      Good one Elisa!!
    10. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      That's a good brown and a great pic! Nice work Elisa!!
    11. Elisa T 0
      a beaded zebra midge...Like 18 or 20. Thanks!! My buddy has a fancy camera and I was finally able to keep the fish hooked this time. Lol
    12. Noah Shapiro 0
      What fly?
    13. Noah Shapiro 0
      Nice Fish! Even better photo
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