Jefferson River Fly Fishing Report

Blue Winged Olives in the afternoon with clouds and cool weather. The rivers are rejuvenated with fish more aggressive than the last few weeks.

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ORVIS Pro Tips – How to fish around Rocks and Logs

The Orvis fly-fishing blog celebrates all things fly fishing, featuring top-notch articles, tips, photos, videos, podcasts and the latest fly-fishing news. From trout fishing in the famed rivers of Montana to brown-lining for carp in the urban jungle to chasing sailfish of the coast of Baja, we cover all sides of the sport we love. […]

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Big Hole River Fly Fishing Report

Fishing restrictions on the Big Hole River are lifted and the whole river is open to floating, fishing and frivolity. Clouds, heavy rain and snow in the high country translate into Blue Winged Olive (size 14). Streamers: White Zonkers (sizes 6 and 8), Big Hole Crawlers (sizes 6, 8 and 10). Chubbies, Hoppers and disco […]

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Jefferson River Fly Fishing Report

The Jefferson River has benefitted from the cooler weather and almost .3 inches of rain we have received in the last 24 hours. Love this time of year on the Jeff!

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Jefferson River Fly Fishing Report

The Jefferson River is fishing great this morning. Sunny day with a little cloud cover and no wind.

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Madison River Fly Fishing Report

Have not seen a rising fish in eight miles from the Varney Bridge to the town of Ennis. Hence, we put on a San Juan worm (size 8) along with the Parisian Bastard size (14) and picked up a few trout. Could use a few clouds along with some Divine Intervention.

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Madison River Fly Fishing Report

Have not seen a rising fish in eight miles from the Varney Bridge to the town of Ennis. Hence, we put on a San Juan worm (size 8) along with the Parisian Bastard size (14) and picked up a few trout. Could use a few clouds along with some Divine Intervention.

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Big Hole River Fly Fishing Report

While the Madison River and Beaverhead River appear to be lifeless as far as hatches go, the Big Hole River was very active yesterday with Tricos and a few Caddis. We used Purple Hazes, Parachute Tricos and Adams all sizes 16 to 18. From there, a Purple Chubby with a size 14 Prince Nymphs had […]

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Jefferson River Fly Fishing Report

A good cool day created a perfect day for casting streamers. The fish moved aggressively to Black Wooly Buggars ( sizes 6 to 10), an Autumn Serenade (size 8) and the ubiquitous Big Hole Crawler (sizes 6 to 10). In mid-afternoon Blue Winged Olives graced the water (sizes 14 to 18) and trout leisurely sipped […]

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Fly Fishing Report at Healing Waters Lodge

Whether fishing is good or not so good, Healing Waters Lodge always has great desserts waiting for our guests after a long day of casting. Featured is a Caramelized Coconut Budino with Mango Sauce.

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