At just 38 acres, Deer Creek Open Space in Snowmass Canyon has proven surprisingly important from a wildlife habitat standpoint.
Then there comes a time when it is almost the only thing to lend a touch of life and a note of gladness to the bleak outdoors. – William Atherton Dupuy
Multiple days spent fishing the Crystal River this year with little or no success left little doubt in my mind that the river was to blame. Fruitless casts in spots where, in prior summers, feisty trout hit reliably on tried-and-true patterns, said it all. Clearly, the fish were gone.