Scan the Clark Fork watershed on any gorgeous day and you’ll see thousands of anglers, rafters, tubers, birders, hikers, and others in, on, and around the water. Zoom in and you’ll hear. . .
Guide Todd Everts surveys his impressive streamer collection on the Missouri just below Craig, Montana.
Photo by Phil Monahan
Guide Todd Everts of PRO Outfitters has been guiding on the Missouri for a quarter century, so he knows a thing or two about what the trout like to eat. In spring, that’s often streamers. . .
Maggie Mae shows off a gorgeous Madison River brown, from inside the Park.
All photos courtesy Maggie Mae Kuhlman
Lone Mountain Ranch guide (and former Trout Bum of the Week) Maggie Mae Stone sent in another great set of photos from Yellowstone National Park, along with a. . .
The coldest day of fishing I ever endured was in Montana, where the mercury read 17 degrees Fahrenheit. But the fish was great, which helped a body feel a lot warmer (but not the. . .
Since moving out West, Kubie has spent a lot of time chasing cutthroat trout in Montana and Wyoming.
Photos courtesy Kubie Brown
Kubie Brown is a Vermont native who used to man the fly-fishing desk at the Orvis flagship store in Manchester, but he has since moved to Montana to pursue his fly fishing dreams. He is. . .
Here’s a cool video, from Wild Confluence Films, that’s unlike anything we’ve posted before, in that it combines wilderness, great fly-fishing for native cutthroats, and the threat of one of nature’s. . .
Lovers of native fish might appreciate these oddballs from the Kootenai, even if they aren’t trout.Photo by Tim Linehan
Tim Linehan—owner of Linehan Outfitting Co. and former Trout Bum of the Week—sent in this great photo from his home waters in northwestern Montana, along with a note: “Check out. . .
Written by: Josh Duchateau, Firehole Ranch
Guide Josh Duchateau knows the value of getting out on the water in winter.
Photo courtesy Josh Duchateau
The mercury is getting more and more difficult to find in my thermometer. Most Montanans are trading their fly rods in for skis, but for the reluctant ones there are enough days with temps. . .
Kyle Wilkinson shows off a gorgeous Colorado winter brown.
Photos courtesy Kyle Wilkinson
Kyle Wilkinson is the Outfitting Manager at Trouts Fly Fishing in Denver, Colorado, as well as one of their fly fishing guides. Born and raised in southeastern Kansas, Kyle received his first fly rod. . .
Written by: John McKinnie, Lone Mountain Ranch
Hao, a visiting employee from Malaysia, lands a fine cutthroat from Montana’s Gallatine River.
Photo by John McKinnie
Imagine sitting on the banks of the Gallatin River on a bright sunny day in late June. The afternoon transitions into evening as the sun peaks behind the mountains, and you wait for the hatch and. . .