Well that happened fast. Wasn't it just early July and the Salmonflies were everywhere? Did August even happen this year? I guess time flies when you are netting fish. The good news is that we are full swing into the mayfly buffet. Tricos, Hecubas, Mahogonies, and...
It seems we have quickly switched from high water to high summer. Our big bugs are gone and the fish have started to eat hoppers on all of our local rivers. The Hoppers are clicking around on the grass banks and the trout are chowing...10
The Rivers around Missoula are shaping up for an awesome summer of dry fly fishing. The high water has been a blessing in disguise. While June was a struggle to find clean water around Missoula, The rest of the summer will be a dry fly...6
Lady MAngler Molly has been crushing big fish lately. We love it. Salmon flies. Green Drakes. A random Golden here and there. The bug buffet is starting to get rolling. It's beautiful. We don't have to nymph over here. This isn't the Mo. Throw on a dry...8
Well one week ago I made the prediction that we would be fishing in Missoula in one week. Yesterday I floated lower Rock Creek and we fished the dry fly all day and caught some very nice brown trout. 6 or 7 fish 16 inches...1