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Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures

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Address: 230 E Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
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+1 877-669-1859
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We are a family owned and operated, full pro-line fly shop & mountain...

We are a family owned and operated, full pro-line fly shop & mountain adventure company, located in beautiful Estes Park, Colorado, gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park. Offering Guided Fly Fishing Day Trips, Private Water Trips, Overnight Backpacking Trips, Horseback & Llama Pack Trips, Day Hikes, Longs Peak Trips, Snowshoe Trips and more in Rocky Mountain National Park and the surrounding Estes Valley.

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My husband and I went on a snowshoeing guided trip over the Christmas holiday. Kent was our guide and he was great. While in Estes Park there was no snow but once we got to RMNP... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Carolina R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went on a snowshoeing guided trip over the Christmas holiday. Kent was our guide and he was great. While in Estes Park there was no snow but once we got to RMNP there was plenty of snow. The start of the trip included the rest of the public. Once there was a good break off point... More 

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Thank Carolina R
Gary B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this review

Carolina, We appreciate your great review. Kent is a great guide and thank you recognizing his effort and guidance. We hope to see you again soon. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got excellent tour of rocky mountain national park by Freeland. I would recommend him to anyone. He is also great with providing flying fishing lessons.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Our trip was last minute and we honestly didn't think we would be able to go in December. Kent was an awesome tour guide. My husband is great fisherman in Texas but has never fly fished before. Kent was so patient and informative on how and what to do. I highly recommend this trip and ask for Kent he is... More 

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Thank Cari R
Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review. You were both great sports going out in a snowstorm! Glad you had a good time with Kent. More 

Novi, Michigan, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Our family of 5 (3 preteen and teen boys) went for a half day fly fishing session. We had 2 guides and they were great. The equipment was quality and in good condition. The location (just inside RMNP) was just picture perfect. I would suggest that you request RMNP if that is where you want to go. We were definitely... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

My wife and I decided to try fly fishing, almost on a whim. While at dinner, we booked a trip for the following afternoon - no problem. It was just the two of us with our guide Tim, who was really helpful and a great coach. Neither of us were experienced and he made it easy. We both caught trout,... More 

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Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for a very nice review, we are glad you had a great experience with Kirks Flyshop and enjoyed your guide Tim. More 

Woodland Park, Colorado
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The middle aged man behind the counter was not polite or willing to make small talk. I would have spent more time and money here if the customer service had been better. Not sure why they weren't more helpful, a younger gentleman (mid 20's?) tried to make up for it, but I didnt feel like supporting this business at that... More 

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Thank Becca_6737
Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this review

I am sorry you were not able to have small talk when visiting our shop in August. August is a very busy time of the year and perhaps the gentleman behind the counter was trying to assist multiple customers and didn't take the time for small talk. We strive to meet all our customers needs and welcome you to give... More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Everything from booking to saying goodbye was top notch. We booked 9 months in advance due to the popularity of Kirks. My husband and I are from Louisiana and fresh and salt water fish but wanted to try our hand at fly fishing. We were paired with Mo, and it just couldn't have been better. Mo is quite an endearing... More 

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Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this review

Thank your for a great review. We appreciate you taking the time to write up a nice review and Mo appreciates all your compliments. More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

I booked Kirks Fly Shop for a guided hike to Sky Pond. This hike was extremely important as I planned to propose to my now fiancè at The Loch on our way up. Jenna was AMAZING ! Booking was super easy over the phone (we are from Boston) and significantly cheaper from some of the other guides I spoke to,... More 

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Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review and congratulations on your engagement. Jenna much appreciates the compliments, she is a great guide. More 

lockport, ny
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We had a great experience fly fishing with Matt! He was a great teacher and guide. He went above and beyond to make sure we had a great time and caught fish! Would highly recommend including fly fishing on your trip to Estes Park.

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Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for an outstanding review, Matt appreciates the nice compliments. More 

Humble, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

My wife and I have visited Estes Park for many years, but never tried out fishing. The staff at Kirks were very friendly and helpful. We took the 2 hour class and 2 hour fishing trip. Jerry was awesome. He went through all the basics of fly fishing with us and showed us what to watch for and where to... More 

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Kirk B, Manager at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for your great review, see you next year. More 

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