The Author, Errol Lee Sweetser was born in Alamosa, Colorado on March 30, 1937. He was introduced to trout fishing at a young age by his father who at the time was a school teacher at Mosca, Colorado.
Errol slowly matured as a trout fisherman and then by the age of ten was becoming a true fly-fisherman and wilderness adventurer.
Errol moved and spent his childhood years on a five-acre farm in Arvada, Colorado and continued to explore the Colorado Wilderness and the fishing possibilities therein.
He was married to his lovely wife Sally Lu on September 1, 1966 and raised their two children, Tammy and Robert in Evergreen, Colorado. Sally Lu passed across the Ridge in June 2006. Errol now resides in Monte Vista, Colorado along with his five cats. Charcoal Boots, Panther, Carmel, Sylvester and Amos.