Written by: Colie Egertson
Sea-run brook trout are a rarity worth preserving in their native coastal habitat.
All photos by Colie Egertson
The streams in which sea-run brook trout live are small, snaking slowly through the pine forests and salt marshes of coastal Massachusetts on their way to the ocean. At first glance, they. . .
Written by: Tyler Coleman
Brook trout are my favorite fish because of their awesome coloration and the extreme aggressiveness-to-size ratio.
Photos by Tyler Coleman
Last week, I went out with the family in search of our favorite local wild fish, brook trout. The very small creek we went to is tough to fish and can get technical, depending on the. . .
Wild brook trout are well worth the hike in to headwaters streams.All photos by Mike Jennette
Reader Mike Jennette caught this sweet, 9.5-inch wild brook trout last month in Mitchell County, North Carolina. He was casting a size 10 Olive Woolly Bugger in a crystal-clear, . . .
Derek Olthuis has been obsessed with char for a long time; you may remember this epic photo of a bull trout he caught back in 2012. For his latest film, he and his buddies chase brook trout, . . .
Kozminski feels blessed by the miles and miles of quality water near his home in northern Michigan.
All photos courtesy Brian Kozminski
Brian Kozminski (or “Koz” to his buddies) is one of those guys I’ve been Facebook friends with for years but whom I’ve never met. It’s clear from our online relationship, however, that this is. . .
It’s tough to beat a wild brook trout for spectacular colors.
Photo by Greg Miller
Greg Miller—Head Guide at Orvis Streamside in Traverse City, Michigan—sent in this great shot of a gorgeous brook trout that he caught back in August on one of his local streams. The purple. . .
Written by: Oliver Streuli, Firebelly
Two scouting trips showed the author what great angling opportunites are available to those willing to hike.All photos by Oliver Streuli, except where noted
A little over a year ago, I was standing in Lava Creek in Yellowstone National Park, casting a tattered Royal Wulff to eager brook trout with my Superfine Glass 3-weight. I did a ton of. . .
Filmmaker Levi Dawes and his buddies spent a good portion of their summer and early fall exploring the hard-to-reach waters of northern Idaho, western Montana, and northeast. . .
By Labrador standards, this isn’t a big one, but the colors are spectacular.
Photo by Steve Murray
Steve Murray, owner of Riverkeep Lodge on the Atikonak River in remote Labrador, sent in this cool shot from late in his season. Christopher Lamar landed this colorful brookie, which is. . .
They do not grow large, but Southern Appalachian brookies are stunning.
Photos by Damon Bungard
Recent Trout Bum of the Week Damon Bungard sent in these great images from a recent hiking trip into Great Smoky Mountains National Park in western North Carolina in search of brook. . .