Fishing

Anglers from across the globe visit Gunnison, CO to fish the miles of rivers, streams, lakes and Colorado’s largest body of water; Blue Mesa Reservoir.  With the vast array of anglers and fishing styles, we make sure to stock our fishing department with all the must-have items as well as those rare gems and hot-new finds.  Our buyers work hard to make sure we have it all.

Whether you are an experienced angler or brand new to the sport, fishing the deep lakes or shallow rivers, trolling, jigging, or casting, our staff will help you find equipment that is right for you.

Brands we carry: Simms, Sage, Scott Fly Rods, Winston Rod Co, Temple Fork Outfitters,  Ross Reels, Lamson Waterworks, Redington, Korkers, Rio Products, Scientific Anglers, Umpqua, Solitude Fly Co, Montana Fly Company, Rep your Water, Free Fly, Tilley, Hareline, Wapsi, Loon Products, Airlock Indicatiors, NRS, Downriver, Compass 360, Frogg Toggs, Abu Garcia, Eagle Claw (Laser Trokar), Berkely, Rapala, Dry Creek, Ugly Stick, Shakespeare, Shimmano, Fenwick, St Croix, VMC, Gamakatsue, Minn Kota, Lowrance, Hummingbird, Diowa, Power Bait, Rocky Mountain Tackle, Radical Glow, Romar, Eco tech. Pro troll, GVF lures, Strike King, Yo-Zuri, Dynamic, Seaguar, P-line, Sufix, Scotty Downriggers, Cannon downriggers.

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Fly Fishing

We carry the largest selection of name brand merchandise in Western Colorado. A wide assortment of flies and fishing accessories is always in stock including fly tying tools and materials. Including several top brands like Scott, Rio, Sage, Ross, Scientific Angler, Umpqua, and more!

Our fly fishing department is staffed with knowledgeable sportsmen, ready to assist you with the equipment, accessories, and flies to make your visit memorable. Our staff always has the latest information on whats hot and where to go.

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Hire a Guide

 Gunnison Sports OutfittersGunnison Sports Outfitters is the oldest locally owned and operated fishing guide and outfitter service on Blue Mesa Reservoir.  Owner Andy Cochran and his team of guides have over 45 years of combined Blue Mesa fishing experience.  GSO’s team of guides are some of the best in the area.  They are on several Pro-Staffs across the globe, several are tournament winning anglers.  Their team strives to provide you with the best fishing experience possible!

Over the last few years, Andy has expanded his business to include ice fishing, walk-wade trips, kayak fishing and kayak lake tours.  They also have the largest fleet of boats on the lake.  Gunnison Sports Outfitters will personalize your trip to suit your needs and to ensure that you have the best time while out on the lake.  Visit them inside our store!

Contact Gunnison Sports Outfitters at (719) 850-9789 or visit www.GSOFishing.com for more information.

Fishing Department Services

Service Description Price
Line Spooling Our line winders are capable of doing spinning reels spools, baitcasters, trolling reels, levelwinds and spincast reels. We carry a wide variety of line brands, colors and Lb tests from 4-25. We can spool your favorite line while you shop. Call or come in for a quote
Tip Repair We carry quality Fuji components to repair broken tips and guides from all types of rods. Call or come in for a quote
Minor Reel Repair We carry a large supply of reel parts to fix spinning and trolling reels. Bail springs, handles, pawls, worm gears and more. Call or come in for a quote
Lowrance Fish Finder Troubleshooting We are an authorized Lowrance retailer and have the hardware a to plug in your fish finder in our store to help with minor troubleshooting or simple set-up questions. Free Service
Fly Rod Warranty We are happy to help with rod warranty issues. We will package your rod up and send it back to the appropriate company for repair. Rod Warranty Prices by Company:
  • Redington $40.00
  • Sage $60.00
  • Scott $65.00
  • St. Croix $30.00
  • Temple Fork $35.00
  • Winston Warranty $50.00/Non-Warranty $150.00
**No Discounts** No Exceptions**
Additional $15.00 for shipping
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20% OFF Online orders

The daily rental rates, shown here, are marked down 20%.

Online rentals must be made 24 hours in advance.

Ski Package Rental
Basic Junior Ski Package $11.96
Deluxe Junior Ski Package $15.96
Basic Adult Ski Package $15.96
Performance Adult Ski Package $23.96
Demo Ski Package $39.96
Snowboard Package Rental
Junior Snowboard Package $15.96
Adult Snowboard Package $23.96
Demo Snowboard package $39.96
Junior Snowboard ONLY $14.36
Adult Snowboard ONLY $22.36
Demo Snowboard ONLY $38.36
Ski Only Rental
Demo Ski ONLY $38.36
Performance Ski ONLY $22.36
Basic Ski ONLY $14.36
Deluxe Junior Ski ONLY $11.20
Miscellaneous Rental
Helmet $3.20