We have some fresh faces around the shop for the summer. Some you have seen before and some new ones. So here is a run down of the fellas behind the counter, at the vice, helping you pick out flies, and on the oars. Russell Parks-...
It has been one year since I started working at the Missoulian Angler and on the MAngler. I have learned more about Missoula and the fly fishing culture around it then I ever knew existed. This is a list of the top five things I have...0
Whispers in the shop this morning about awesome amounts of bugs on the lower river. Everything seems to be running early thing year. So it's not a surprise that the Cheetos hatch is already happening on the lower creek. The bugs are already in the willows...0
All of the graphs have been falling steadily for the past week. The cooler weather has slowed down the high water enough to give us some great fishing the past few days. We have stuck with the dry fly all weekend and never had to go...0
The 3rd Saturday in May. That's a big day for all of us. The tributaries open up for the fishing season. We love fishing the main rivers. But the creeks and small streams are something else. Something special. Smaller water, tight casting, and sometimes surprisingly big...0
Since writing the fishing report yesterday morning the Blackfoot has gone up around 700 CFS. That is quite the jump. The Clark here in town turned brown and the water is up in the willows at the Doubletree. That means it's official. Spring run off is...0
Lot's of people look down on fish that aren't trout. Why? I don't. The Suckers, The Pikeminnows, and the Grand White Fish. They eat the same things trout do. They don't just roll over when you hook them either, and lots of time you're not sure it's...7