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+ What is the 6th annual Upper Colorado Fall Classic?

A Pro-Am fly fishing tournament. The tourney, now in its sixth year takes place on the Upper Colorado River and at venues in the Eagle Valley.

+ What are the dates for the 2019 event?

Saturday, September 28 and Sunday, September 29, 2019

+ What is the schedule for the event?

Click here for a complete event schedule

+ Where does the event take place?

The fishing takes place on the Upper Colorado River with multiple beats between Pumphouse and Catamount. The draw and award parties take place in Avon and Edwards.

+ Who can participate?

Anglers of all ages can enter. This is a co-ed, fly fishing only event. If you have ever been paid to fish, including guides, you must enter the Pro Division. Amateurs are invited to fish up into the Pro Division if they want to test their angling metal against the other Pros and a shot for the $5,000 in cash money.

+ how Do I register?

Clich here to register now

+ How much does it cost to register?

$1,000- Pro / $800 - Am

+ does the event sellout or capped at a certain number of boats?

Yes the event will sell out. The total field is capped at 30 teams/boats.

+ What are the tournament rules?

Click here for a list of tournament rules

+ Can i bring my own guide and boat?

Yes, otherwise a guide and boat will be provided for your team.

+ Will there be vehicle and trailer shuttles run?

EVTU Board Members will shuttle vehicles for participating teams. Be sure to leave the keys with your vehicle and the location of the keys, vehicle description, and license plate # with tourney staff. Vehicles will be shuttled and parked at the pull out for your designated beat being fished.

+ What are the prizes?

The tourney features over $10,000 in cash and prizes. The pro cash purse is $5,000 winner take all.

+ What do I get with my registration?

Two(2) Person Team Boat/Guided Float, Two(2) Big Fish Entries, Two(2) Box Lunches from Heidis Deli, Two(2) Dinner and Drinks at Vista at Arrowhead Draw Party, Two(2) Apps and Drinks at Vin48 Award Ceremony.

+ Where should I stay for the event?

We suggest centrally located lodging in Avon, CO or Edwards, CO

+ Is there camping available?

Yes, there is camping throughout the area. A Google search is your best option.

+ Who does the event benefit?

The Upper Colorado Fall Classic benefits Eagle Valley Trout Unlimited a 501c3 organization. All proceeds stay in Eagle County. The Upper C Fall Classic is EVTU's largest fund raiser of the year.

+ Is my entry tax deductible?

EVTU is a 501 C 3 and donations may be tax deductible. Please consult your tax professional. EVTU Tax ID Number - 27-0952395

+ how do i bid on auction items?

You can bid online prior to the silent auction and -or- at the silent auction which takes place on Saturday night September 28 at Vista at Arrowhead.

+ How can I sponsor the tournament?

Click Here

+ How can I donate to Trout Unlimited?

Click Here

+ How do I volunteer for the event?

Contact Brian Bloess (970)306-9424 -or- brian.bloess@americangypsum.com

+ Who can I contact to learn more?

Contact Brian Bloess (970)306-9424 -or- brian.bloess@americangypsum.com