I was break dancing at the Bell Crossing access on the Bitterroot two days ago. Instead of waders I was testing the seam on some 80’s parachute pants and a red leather jacket. I have honed my moon walking skills to the point that I may break them out at my band’s gig this Saturday Read More »
So far it had been a scratch and claw Spring. Flows and weather had been disjointed in the wrong way. We have had decent to good fishing, but I hadn’t seen exceptional. There was definitely a few sucko days in there too when the big flows married up with poor water temps. That was until Read More »
Missoula Fly Fishing Report – April 2 It has been a busy ten days. I am out on the water daily. Writing has stalled, but the fishing is fresh. The first Osprey of the year was spotting near Florence Montana, he is a one legger. Snangler claims that if the first Osprey of the year Read More »
Missoula Fly Fishing is math. So let’s learn some river algebra from the Bitterroot River. Above is the flow chart for the last 7 days of fishing on the Bitterroot River. Chart Key Black Line – It is at 800 cfs on the Darby gauge in the Upper Bitterroot River. The term cfs refers Read More »
2017 Missoula Montana Fly Fishing Guides Forecast: It is the time of year when we are booking new trips every day and the reoccurring question is always – When is the best time to come to Missoula Montana to fly fish? By Mid-March our snowpack numbers become reliable and give us a data point to Read More »
I am taking a break from Snangler wrangling this week. Enjoy our latest promo video from the summer’s glory runs.
Good morning from the rarely seen morning sun on the Olympic Peninsula. Move on or head farther into Snangler’s attempts at polygamy. Part 6 – A Wet, Cold, Badger —————————— Previous 5 parts in earlier blog posts. Snangler was a half blinking one eyed raccoon when Paula finally got off the floor of Read More »
Enjoy a shot from a smoky morning fly fishing adventure and move on or head further into Snangler’s heretics. ———Part 5 ——————– Previous Chapters in Main Blog Page A fishing guide down on the floor of the Oasis bar in Wolf Creek Montana is not an anomaly. You don’t need a shovel to navigate Read More »
I had the pleasure of fishing for Wild Winter Steelhead with some great conservationist guides last month. A personal project came out of it and really opened my eyes to the threatened fate of this run.
Another week of a Missoula fly fishing blog posting provides to you the reader the opportunity to enjoy a fly fishing picture and move quickly on or to sink further into the unfolding drama in Wolf Creek Montana. —-King Solomon – Part 4 Snangler is the wayward son of a New England Protestant Preacher. Read More »