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. . .
Scandinavian anglers have taken the fly-fishing world by storm over the past few years, mostly through the medium of video. Groups such as FrontsideFly, Jazz & Fly Fishing, and. . .
What better way to spend a birthday than catching browns like this?
Photos courtesy Maggie Mae Brown
Maggie Mae Stone—a guide at The Tackle Shop in Ennis, Montana, as well as a former Trout Bum of the Week—spent her recent birthday (don’t ask!) on a skinny piece of water that she. . .
Self-shot fly-fishing videos are tough to make, unless you like endless static shots in which the angler is far away or nausea-inducing “shaky cam” effects. But Frank Melro—a Portuguese. . .
Written by: Guy Alsentzer and Wade Fellin
The Beaverhead River is home to some beautiful trout.
Photo courtesy Big Hole Lodge
The Beaverhead is one of the Lower 48’s finest fisheries. Its upper reaches are a classic tailwater fishery, while its middle and lower stretches more resemble a spring creek, with clear. . .
Here’s a cool video from Ben McCracken about a six-day float on Montana’s Flathead River. What I enjoy about this production is that it features more than the fishing, with plenty of wildlife, . . .