SEPTEMBER 16 to 19, 2021

Fish the Blue Ribbon Tailwaters of Grey Reef in Casper, Wyoming

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Mark Cooper, former Denver Bronco, is hosting his annual Rocky Mountain Fly Fishing Classic in Casper, Wyoming, this year. The 17th Annual Rocky Mountain Fly Fishing Classic will be held on September 16-19, 2021.  Forty anglers in twenty boats and their guides fish the Blue Ribbon Tailwaters of Grey Reef. The two-day "To Catch The Cure" tournament again should raise approximately $35K+ for Cystic Fibrosis, a life-threatening disease that affects approximately 30,000 children and adults in the United States.

The Rocky Mountain Fly Fishing Classic competition is part of The Redbone@Large Celebrity Tournament Series, founded by Gary Ellis in the Florida Keys over 33+ years ago after his daughter was diagnosed with CF. The series has grown from one tournament to over twenty-five tournaments worldwide.  Mark also participates in numerous Redbone Tournaments throughout the year as an angler.


The competition is a strict catch-and-release, point accumulation tournament for Rainbow Trout and Brown Trout.

Participants compete for awesome artwork. One doesn't have to be an accomplished fisherman-woman to participate. The Best guides provide all the equipment and professional instruction. Some of our guests only fly fish once a year and catch a lot of fish.

The cost for one boat (two anglers) is $3,000. Individual angler entries welcome at $1,500 and this includes a Continental breakfast and lunch each day, a Thursday evening kick-off reception/guide meeting at Cowboy Drifters Fly Shop, a sit down dinner Friday night and then an awards banquet Saturday afternoon right after you get off the river at the Tate Pumphouse. So two great days of fishing with outstanding guides. (Approximately $900 is tax deductable)      

Our home this year:                               

For more information about this year’s Rocky Mountain Fly Fishing Classic in Casper, Wyoming to be held September 16-19, 2021, Call me (Coop) at my office (303) 843-1545.