Fishing Report

Bring on June

Bring on June

Friday Update:  The North Branch is very high and dirty.  The main has a stain.  The South so far continues to fall (?) With spring comes high water, heat waves, cold snaps...all in a matter of days.  And with such weather comes the sulphurs, the yellow stones, the...

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Sweet evenings

Sweet evenings

Pretty nice evening...a handful of different bugs, from spent caddis, to brown bugs, to henny spinners, and a pretty wicked sunset.  The high water dampened the mood a bit, but found a few pods of nice brook trout in the backwaters.  The best trout I saw rise was...

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The secret trout

The secret trout

Over this cold and alternatingly snowy and sunny weekend, I stumbled onto a big rising trout.  I found it twice, actually, but I'm writing about the first time I found it.  It was a sunny and windy day and the hendricksons started hatching en masse around 3 pm and by...

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The sunny days of spring

The sunny days of spring

It's not truly spring until the May caddis begin hatching.  By noon today the feed lines in front of the lodge were bubbling with rises and the parking lot was full of caddises.  Chef Matt was working a few fish off the dock and Jacob was downstream casting intently...

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