Charter Boat Fishing

What better way to relax while cast fishing and trolling for rainbow trout, brown trout and Kokanee salmon. All while surrounded by breathtaking mountain views of the ten mile range.

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Fly Fishing Trips

Fly fishing guests will enjoy name brand rod and reels as well as name quality wading and fly fishing apparel. Everyone is sure to enjoy a day with Big Ed's.

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Steamboat Springs NEW!!

Big Ed's is proud to offer guided half day fishing trips at Steamboat Springs Stagecoach Reservoir. These fishing trips are perfect for families with young children, bachelor parties,...

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Welcome to Big Ed's Fishing Ventures

Fishing for the whole family, novices, kids, and least expensive in Summit County! First and longest running company on Lake Dillon and now Steamboat Springs!

Boat Safety, Big Ed's Fishing Ventures, Dillon ColoradoFly fishing ten mileYou only need to obtain your fishing license from Walmart, City Market or Sports Authority. The license is $9 for ages 16 and up. You can also get your fishing license online clicking this link.  As long as you have email confirmation you are legal to fish for the particular day of purchase.

Let’s get your group fishing today.

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• 1st Person $110
• 2 People $190
• 3 People $250
• 4 People $310

Groups of more than four are available, simply add $60.00 for each additional guest. Call or email for large party reservations.

Kids 10 and under are FREE when accompanied by an adult!

Latest Blog

  • December 17, 2017 Kokanee Salmon and ice fishing on Lake Dillon
    the Kokanee salmon are abundant while ice fishing on Lake Dillon here last week or so and are displaying that beautiful vibrant red sheen to them and the hook jaw which are distinct features of these land locked fish! These fish are the landlocked sockeye salmon. Prior to spawn Kokanee display a silver shine to...
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  • November 28, 2017 Ice Fishing in Dillon is Upon Us!
    11/28/17-Breckenridge Ice fishing season has nearly arrived. We've had a warm Fall in the high country at 9017 ft and the Dillon Reservoir is now just starting to show decent ice conditions. Open water can still be found however. The river inlets are starting to ice over.  A few of the guides were out over Thanksgiving holiday...
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  • June 27, 2017 Safety First!
    Some Useful Boat Safety Tips to Ensure a Safe and Happy Excursion Few things are as enjoyable as casting a line into the waters of beautiful Lake Dillon and waiting for the fish to bite. Every guide at Big Ed's Fishing Ventures takes tremendous pride in providing year's worth of hard-earned fishing wisdom as well as...
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  • May 23, 2017 Whopper Alert!
    Take a gander at these two whoppers we caught yesterday! Truth be told, they're all coming up large...and we know where they're hanging. So give us a call today and let us take you to the stash! You'll be happy you did!
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  • April 29, 2016 Top 4 Reasons Why to Fish on Lake Dillon
    1.) Scenery When it comes to Colorado fishing, there is nothing like a day on Lake Dillon. Netsled in the heart of the Rocky Mountains Lake Dillon boasts a variety of spectacular views, wildlife, and crystal clear water that will put your mind at ease. The crisp air coupled with phenomenal Lake Dillion fishing creates a...
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  • awesome guided fishing tour excellent company
    Joe was a great guide and I'd recommend this company to anyone as their service is excellent and the trip was amazing we caught all four species rainbow trout brown trout, kokanee salmon and artic char on a fly fishing...
    - Dennis H.
  • Kyle M. - Texas
    Our guide Steven was fantastic we never fished Dillon before, it was a great experience. Caught a lot of fish including a 26" brown trout. Extremely gracious, kind guide. Very comfortable fishing experience.
    - Kyle M.
  • Ice Fishing at Breckenridge with Grandpa and My Son
    My grandmother recently passed away back in my hometown of Oshkosh, Wisconsin. All of were grieving the loss of my grandmother, and my grandfather was grieving alone. In my telephone conversations, I could tell he was having a rough time....
    - Rebecca
  • Our Ice fishing guide Christian was awesome! Kokanee salmon bite was great!
    March 1st Thanks for hooking us up with the ice fishing trip today Christian our guide was awesome! The kokanee salmon were biting all afternoon and we took advantage of the great bite by catching several. even thoe it wa...
    - David
  • Rebecca
    Me and my husband Frank Had a wonderful trip fishing with Big ed's. Breckenridge fishing was the highlight of our trip. The knowledgeable guides put my 85 year old husband on numerous Rainbow Trout. Beautiful July morning! Thanks!
    - Rebecca
  • Tony, Denver Colorado
    Great time, professional knowledgeable guides, relaxing day on the reservoir. Caught lots of fish, couldnt ask for a better trip.
    - Tony
  • Kelli - Lafayette, la
    First Colorado fishing trip, great guide and we caught rainbow trout for everyone for our dinner tonight! Great trip!
    - Kelli

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