What’s Going On
Roaring Fork (Lower Carbondale to Glenwood). CFS 667. Hatches: beatis and fall caddis. Flies to use: black wooly bugger, autumn splendor, beatis dry flies, copper johns, prince nymph, red San Juan worms, beatis emergers, hares’ ears. Hints: Browns are starting to feed heavily due to spawn preparation. Try using large streamers to attract aggressive strikes.
Roaring Fork (middle Basalt to Carbondale). CFS 600. Hatches: beatis and fall caddis. Flies to use: black wooly bugger, autumn splendor, beatis dry flies, copper johns, prince nymph, red San Juan worms, beatis emergers, hares’ ears.
Roaring Fork (upper Aspen to Basalt) – CFS 534. Hatches: beatis and fall caddis. Flies to use: black wooly bugger, autumn splendor, beatis dry flies, copper johns, prince nymph, red San Juan worms, beatis emergers, hares’ ears.
Crystal River. CFS 125. Hatches: fall caddis and beatis. Flies to use: copper johns, prince nymphs, pheasant tails, stimulators, formerly known prince. Hints: Take your time going up to the Crystal, with cool nights wait for the sun to reach above the canyon walls and fish near Redstone.
Colorado River. CFS 2,010. Hatches: beatis and fall caddis. Flies to use: streamers: black, olive, yellow wooly buggers; stone fly nymphs, red copper johns, San Juan worms. Hint: The Colorado is still off color but is slowly coming around. Fishing with streamers from a boat will get better and better as the weather cools.
Fryingpan. CFS 235. Hatches: PMDs, blue winged olives, midges, rusty spinners, green drakes. Flies to use: barrs, BWO CDC dry, green drake cripples, zebra midge, mysis shrimp, fryingpan emerger. Hints: Take your time getting up to the `pan and fish from about 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Other considerations: Bar ZX Ranch has very large fish but it’s expensive to fish there.
Information: Colin Taylor, http://www.fliesinflight.com
Jill Cohn plays at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at Steve’s Guitars in Carbondale and at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, in Centennial Park in Glenwood Springs.
Katrin plays the Buffalo Valley restaurant in Glenwood Springs, at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 19 and 20.
Robert Lewis and Friends will play the Rock Creek Grill, in the golf clubhouse at River Valley Ranch in Carbondale, at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21. Information: 963-0223.
The Last Minute String Band plays old time acoustic jam at Summit Canyon Coffee Shop, from 8-10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19.
Contra dance at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Masonic Lodge on the corner of 9th and Colorado. Live music by the Last Minute String Band, with John Unger calling. Information: Don at 945-0350.
Friday is open mike night at 8 p.m. at the Short Stop in El Jebel. Country D.J. with JD the Marlboro Man at 8 p.m. Saturdays; Thursday is ladies’ night with free drinks for ladies from 8:30-10:30 p.m. Karaoke and D.J. dancing from 9 p.m. to close.
Scooze play at 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 19 and 20, at O’Learys in Rifle. Karaoke is at 9 p.m. Wednesday and Sunday.
Workin’ Man’s Blues with Big Daddy Lee and the Kingbees every Sunday from 5-8 p.m. at the Black Nugget Saloon, Fourth and Main, Carbondale. Information: 963-4498.
The law firm of Beattie and Chadwick, 932 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs, will host the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association Business After Hours from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19. Information: Raelyn, 945-6589.
Mountain View Two Rivers MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) meets from 9-11:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at Mountain View Church next to the Buffalo Valley Restaurant in south Glenwood Springs. Information: Jo Morley, 876-1941.
The Eagles Lodge, 312 7th St., Glenwood Springs, will serve burgers, cheeseburgers and fries from noon to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19. Public welcome. Proceeds go to the building fund. Information: 945-5506.
Mountain View Two Rivers MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) meets from 9-11:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at Mountain View Church in south Glenwood Springs. Information: Jo Morley, 876-1941.
The David Taylor Dance Theater of Denver will perform “three’s a crowd,” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Battlement Mesa Activity Center. $10 for adults and $5 for students. Information: 285-9480.
The Sunlight Ski Patrol will hold an OEC refresher course from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at Sunlight Mountain Resort. Information: Wendy at 984-2069.
The 5th annual 11th Street Block Party will be from 2:30 p.m. to dark, Saturday, Sept. 20, between Colorado and Pitkin avenues in Glenwood Springs. Music by Flashback. Information: Kenny, 379-7044.
Wal-Mart, 3010 Blake Ave., Glenwood Springs, will host a women’s health event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 19 and 20. Health, beauty and well-being professionals will be on hand with demonstrations and information. Information: Cassandra, 945-5336.
LIFE – Love In Family Education is a homeschool support group. A homeschool beginners and intermediate band now starting. Information: Donnalyne LaGiglia, 945-6222.
Sept. 19 is the deadline for registering for the October ACT test. Late registration with an additional fee, is Oct. 3. Students can get registration forms from their school or online at http://www.act.org. Test fee is $26.
Alpine Singles will host a learn to fly fish day is at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at Two Rivers Park in Glenwood. Learn the basics, then go fishing. Information: Barney, 945-9128.
The Roaring Fork Disc Golf Club will host the 2003 Colorado State Doubles Disc Golf Championship, Sept. 20 and 21 at Colorado Mountain College Disc Golf Course. Information: TJ Lawrence, 876-0320.
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