KUSA – It’s hard to live in Colorado and not be a fan of the outdoors.

Whether it’s a sunny day with blue skies in the middle of summer, or a winter night with light snow fall in the Rocky Mountains, the state has some of the best spots for fishing in the entire country. The beauty alone makes it a top destination. 

To give people a glimpse into some of Colorado’s best outdoor scenes for relaxing by the water and hoping for a catch, 9NEWS Sports Photojournalist Reno Boyd put together a half hour television special.

It’s called “Catching Colorado”, and it gives fishermen and fans of the sport across the state an inside look at both the major players and the people who have a unique approach to the outdoor hobby. 

We broke the show into four segments, which provides viewers with the magnificent visuals and interesting stories that will make you want to grab a rod and head to the water. 

Segment One: Ascent Fly Fishing

Peter Stitcher is doing everything he can to help make the sport of fly fishing more approachable to the angler. Peter, an aquatic biologist and restoration ecologist, founded Ascent…