Clear Creek Mini - US Women's Fly Fishing Team
This event is a women's only event, with participation counting towards qualification for the US Women's Fly Fishing Championships in 2024. In total, female anglers must compete in two events to qualify for Nationals. This is an introduction to competitive fly fishing and rule modifications will be communicated prior to the event.
Sunday, November 5, 2023
Black Hawk, CO
Each angler will fish two 1.5 hour sessions. Competitor controlled.
Clear Creek, upstream from the intersection of Highway 119 and 6 to the intersection of Highway 6 and 40. Competition waters will close to fishing on October 28th at dusk. Anglers may practice on any of the water above or below the competition sector.
Brown, Rainbow and Brook Trout
7:00 am @ Tunnel 5 Parking Lot
8:00 - 9:30 am River 1A :: 10:00 - 11:30 am, River 1B
12:30 - 2:00 pm, River 2A:: 2:30 - 4:00 pm, River 2B
Transportation to be provided by anglers.
This event will be limited to the first 12 anglers.
Registration and Fee:
Registration for this comp opens October 8, 2023 at 8pm Mountain Time. There is no entry fee, but a Fly Fishing Team USA membership is required.
Draw: We will run the draw Saturday night, November 4th, after setting the beats.
Numerous in the Black Hawk, Central City and Idaho Springs area.
Organizers: Melissa Smith, Julie Mattson and Ashley Wilmont