Meet our eyes and ears on the water.
Colorado River, Troublesome Creek, Reeder Creek, Blue River
I am the 5th generation of the Bruchez family to farm and ranch in Colorado. I currently operate the family ranch near Kremmling with my brother and father. We raise cattle and irrigate with water from the Colorado River, the Williams Fork River and Reeder Creek. After graduating from the University of Denver in 2003, I started a fly fishing business to help diversify income. Working in agriculture and being a fishing guide has given me a unique perspective of water resources. I am currently spearheading a 12-mile restoration of the Colorado River with 12 landowners collaborating to sustain agriculture and the environmental health of the river. I am the Agriculture Representative to the Colorado Basin Roundtable, on the board of directors for the Colorado Water Trust, the Chair of Grand County Open Lands, Rivers and Trials Advisory Committee, and a
Bristol Bay, AK and Coastal Oregon