The Animas River in Colorado is an excellent spot for fly fishing enthusiasts. The river is home to brown, rainbow, and cutthroat trout. This area is also known for its breathtaking views of the San Juan Mountains, making it an ideal spot for hiking and camping. In the town of Durango, visitors can explore historic sites, ride the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, or go river rafting. The best time to visit the Animas River is between June and September, with temperatures averaging in the mid-70s to low 80s. Fishing tips include using dry flies, nymphs, and streamers during different times of day.
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