Fishing Report

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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The Fundis Break

The Fundis Break

For better, for worse, the trout season is underway.  In many ways, this is the spring we've all been waiting for.  Today's rain provided a dose of reality.  I mean, how long can we have crystal clear rivers in late April? Dave with a nice opening day trout from in...

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An Opener Unlike Any Other

An Opener Unlike Any Other

Happy Opener Everyone!  Yeah, this one is going to be a bit different, but that doesn't change the fact that it's Opening Day.  This year more than others, Opening Day is going to be more of an idea than an event.  To me, Opening Day is all about hope and...

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