Are you an angler that wants to try something different? At Big Ed's Fishing, we offer three different types of fishing that will entertain novices, families, and more advanced anglers. You can try your luck on the ice, spending a day in a heated tent pulling in fish, learning how to fly fish, or going fishing on some of the most fertile, beautiful lakes in the country.
Big Ed wants to make sure everyone can go fishing. That is why he offers incredibly affordable prices that are perfect for families and large groups looking to spend a fun day on the lake.
Big Ed's has the best guides in Colorado that know all of the waters in and around both Summit County and Steamboat Springs..
Big Ed has beautiful pontoon boats rigged for fishing the lakes of Colorado with Bimini tops, rod holders, downriggers, trolling setups, and casting setups.
Dillon is the home base for Big Ed's, and the lakes and streams have Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Kokanee Salmon, Lake Trout and more. Trips range from 3 – 4 hours and accommodate up to 9 anglers. For trips longer than 4 hours, Big Ed recommends a trip to Antero Lake because you will be in a lake known for giants.
Antero Lake is located 45 miles south of Breckenridge. Antero Lake is known for its giant fish, and it is one of the premier trout lakes in the United States. Trophy Brown, Rainbow, Cutbow, Tiger Trout and Splake call this beautiful lake home. This trip is an angler's dream and definitely should be on any angler's bucket list for freshwater fishing. There are 4-hour and 6-hour charters with parties of up to 9.
Suppose you are further north in the Steamboat Springs area. In that case, Big Ed's Fishing offers trips to Stagecoach State Park and the Stagecoach Reservoir. This area is known for monster, hard-hitting Rainbow Trout, Nothern Pike and Walleye. Big Ed provides 4 and 6-hour charters for up to 8 anglers.
Are you experienced at fly fishing or want to learn how to cast a fly for the first time? Big Ed offers guided half-day walk and wade trips where our experts and will teach those new to fly fishing all the basics and get you casting in no time.
Big Ed also offers ice fishing for you to try. You can go to Dillon, Antero Lake or Steamboat Springs. Big Ed has guides in all three places ready to teach you the ins and outs of this special type of fishing.
Big Ed's Fishing has it all. No matter what type of fishing you want to do while in Colorado, Big Ed can cater a charter to your needs. Everything is included except for a Colorado Fishing License (which can easily be purchased online or at Walmart, Ace and Murdochs) and whatever snacks and beverages you wish, including adult beverages.