Originally Posted by Dukejb
Roaring fork is a great little stream. My wife and I both caught our first cutthroats there 2 years ago. Of course we thought that they were greenbacks at the time, but apparently not. The other place we fished was Fern Lake. The fishing there was tougher, but the cuts were bigger. It's also worth the hike just for the scenery.
I'm looking forward to hiking into a lot of remote places up there this summer and fall. Fern Lake is on the list as well as some lakes further up the Big T drainage. Good to know Fern Lake is worth the hike!