Located near Park City and Salt Lake City, Falcon’s Ledge Lodge is easy to get to for a fly fishing vacation – fly fishing trip to remember.
Utah’s finest Fly Fishing on unpressured mountain freestone streams, blue ribbon tail waters, or trophy stillwaters all within minutes of their front door. The crew of Orvis endorsed guides and instructors will truly show you an adventure of a lifetime.
Having added exclusive Forest Service permits to guide the Whitrocks and Uintah Rivers, only a short distance from the lodge, these secluded fly fishing waters offer new and exciting options for you. Your trip can also be enhanced with stops on either the Weber or Provo Rivers on your way to or from the lodge. A day float on the famous Green River below Flaming Gorge dam is a spectacular fishing adventure.
April through October, 2012
A single fly fishing trip to Falcon's Ledge Lodge can be filled with many different angling experiences. One day you might sight cast to big wary browns and rainbows on a clear cold tailwater or toss attractors to wild cutthroats and brookies in forested freestone streams above 8000 feet. The next day of your fly fishing vacation you might hit undercut banks with hoppers on secluded water at the Lake Fork River Ranch or cast to huge cruisers in the private stillwaters. With many stream and river fishing options within easy driving distance and access to sixteen trophy stillwaters you’ll never run out of things to try, or simply find your favorite and stick with it. Whether you’re a beginning fly fisher, an expert, or somewhere in between, you’re sure to be provided an enjoyable angling experience.
The fall months often provide some of the most exciting and productive fishing of the seasons. Also it is a great time to enjoy the best of both sports offered at Falcon’s Ledge; fly fishing and wing shooting. For a few short weeks these two “seasons” overlap.
Falcon’s Ledge provides guided wade/walk fly fishing on their home waters, Rock Creek, the Duchesne, Lake Fork, Strawberry, Uintah, Whiterocks and Yellowstone Rivers. These and many smaller streams on the south slope of the High Uintas provide the excitement and challenges of catching wild trout. These mountain freestone streams and tailwaters are guided as catch and release to sustain the population of native wild fish.
Falcon’s Ledge is located in Stillwater canyon, a private six-hundred acre sanctuary from the world. While isolated, they are easy to get to from Salt Lake City. Travel time from Salt Lake City International Airport is just over two hours through some of Utah’s most scenic country. As you leave the Salt Lake valley you will cross over the Wasatch Mountains through Parleys Canyon, by Park City, Deer Valley and the Canyons ski resorts, Jordanelle Reservoir and on through the scenic Heber Valley. You will then climb up to Daniel’s Summit, drive past Strawberry Reservoir and continue on through red rock canyons and juniper forests. After passing Starvation Reservoir you will come to the town of Duchesne. In Duchesne you turn north toward the Uinta Mountains, Ute Indian Reservation, Ashley National Forest and the High Uintas Wilderness. It is at the doorstep to these magnificent mountains that you will find Stillwater Canyon and the Lodge at Falcon’s Ledge.
The nearest large commercial airport is Salt Lake City International Airport. Currently, there are 15 airlines with service to and from Salt Lake City International Airport
Airport pickup is available from Roosevelt and Duchesne, rental car suggested from Salt Lake and Vernal.
Car rental facilities at Salt Lake International Airport are located on the ground floor of the short-term parking garage directly across from the terminal buildings.
Nearby Municipal Airport available for private aircraft usage:
Duchesne – 15 miles from lodge
Roosevelt – 25 miles from lodge
Vernal – 52 miles from lodge
The 15,000 square foot lodge was designed specifically to provide the ultimate lodging experience for secluded fly fishing and wingshooting adventures. The lodge at Falcon’s Ledge is a unique structure handsomely set in a private six hundred acre canyon, providing a bird’s eye view of the surrounding canyon, stillwaters and wildlife.
There are only eight guest rooms in the lodge at Falcon’s Ledge and one staff/family bunk room. This ensures your seclusion and privacy. Each room has a private bath and reflects the comfortable elegance of Falcon’s Ledge. Each room is uniquely decorated in a comfortable yet elegant style. There are no phones or televisions in the rooms. No pets are allowed in the lodge. Every room has a million dollar view of spectacular canyon scenery and wildlife. Watch fish rise on the lake below and deer graze as you wake to the crisp mountain air.
Three memorable meals are included with each day of fly fishing. All meals are prepared in the professionally appointed kitchen using the freshest and highest quality ingredients available. The likewise trained professional culinary staff bakes bread, rolls and creates soups from scratch to help make every meal at Falcon’s Ledge a dining experience not soon forgotten. After a day of fishing and a great meal, relax in the great room, TV room, or shoot pool in the game room. Sit out on the deck under the Milky Way and get ready for another great day of fishing. Wireless internet access can keep you connected to the real world if you must.
Non-Fishing / Sporting Activities
Spouses who are not fishing may accompany their fishing companions or pursue their own activities — the lodge includes a library of books and movies, a TV room, game room with card tables, ping pong table, pool table and board games. A large deck is available where you can relax and enjoy the view. Bring a camera and binoculars. Guests may hike and explore in several scenic directions from the lodge, including along the canyon rim. Bird watchers will enjoy the large variety of species seen in the canyon. Horseback riding at Hidden Springs Ranch can be arranged as well as several scenic drives in the surrounding area.
CAST ‘N’ BLAST ADVENTURES*
Your morning hunts are spent on 3,000 acres of private cover with an expert guide and world class gun dogs. You are sure to get in a lot of great shooting. Hunts are conducted in traditional western style over pointing or flushing dogs. Typical hunts are two to four hunters with one guide and a team of dogs. At the end of the hunt, your pheasants and chukars will be cleaned and packaged for you to take home.
Afternoon Fly Fishing on Stillwaters
Your afternoon fly fishing adventures feature catch and release fishing on private trophy stillwaters with a personal instructor and guide.
Lodge guests often stay extra days and enjoy the many area attractions. Step out the front door and discover the diverse flora, fauna and views of Stillwater Canyon. You can enjoy a picnic on the shores of Moon Lake in the High Uinta Wilderness. Play 18 holes of golf in nearby Roosevelt. Visit nearby Dinosaur National Monument or explore the ancient petroglyphs in Nine Mile Canyon. Discover Birding – learning to bird is like getting a lifetime ticket to the theater of nature. Many guests simply relax on the deck and read a good book.
FALCON’S LEDGE FLY FISHING ADVENTURES
Six nights lodging and meals, five days guided fly fishing $3,725
Five nights lodging and meals, four days guided fly fishing $2,980
Four nights lodging and meals, three days guided fly fishing $2,235
Three nights lodging and meals, two days guided fly fishing $1,490
Two nights lodging and meals, one day guided fly fishing $745
Share your room, country gourmet dining and unforgettable memories of Falcon’s Ledge with a non-fishing spouse at no additional cost.
Add a full day or half of fly fishing to your trip package by spending a day with ORVIS trained guides on the Provo or Weber River on your way into or out of Falcon’s Ledge. Your guide will meet you in Salt Lake City on your way in or escort you on your way out for a day of fantastic fly fishing on one of these blue ribbon waters. Don’t pass up the opportunity to experience these famous rivers you’ll literally drive past on your way to visit Falcons Ledge.
Add one full day guided fly fishing on the Provo or Weber River
Includes all gear, lunch, drinks and snacks
One fisherman and one guide – full day $385
Two fishermen and one guide – full day $435
Add half day guided fly fishing on the Provo or Weber River
Includes all gear, drinks and snacks
One fisherman and one guide – half day $290
Two fishermen and one guide – half day $340
Rates are per person and do not include transportation to the lodge, sales & lodging tax and gratuities.
CAST ‘N’ BLAST ADVENTURES*
(September 10 – October 27, 2012)
Premium Bird Hunts ‘N’ Fly Fishing
Six night, five day hunt/fish $4,225
Five night, four day hunt/fish $3,380
Four night, three day hunt/fish $2,535
Three night, two day hunt/fish $1,690
Two night, one day hunt/fish $845
On your Cast ‘n’ Blast package, to add one full day guided fly fishing on the Provo or Weber River including all gear, lunch, drinks and snacks $450
Add half day guided fly fishing on the Provo or Weber River includes all gear, drinks and snacks $250