May 3, 2022. From the Outhouse to the Penthouse.

UPDATE: 5/6/2022 Good News! Rain, snow, water…we went from bone dry to juicy in two weeks. SW Montana snowpack close to normal…much of the state is ABOVE normal. Flows are increasing at Hebgen Dam. The Madison River is rising, and the trout are happy....

Yesterdays’ Bones

Photo by Capt. Randy Brown I was lucky to fish the Fl. Keys when it was still good. Before the water turned bad…before the jet-skis blew up the flats…before everybody who had a driver’s license also owned a flats skiff. It’s hard to explain...

April 2…2022…Deep Purple.

Hard charging rainbow in deep spawning colors…pulling hard. Caught on O-Leech home-tie with hot pink head. Five pounder! Sage 590 RPL+…Ross Cimarron II…RIO Gold WF5F

SE Arizona Desert Bird Report., March, 2022.

We toured and trekked and tromped all over…saw some very cool birds…found some really nice spots: Lee’s Ferry, Catalina SP, Tucson Desert Art Museum, Mt. Lemon Hwy., Patagonia Lake SP, Wilcox, Chiricahua Mtns. Rodeo, NM, Cave Ck/Portal, AZ. Bird...

Condor Update…March, 2022.

We revisited the California condor restocking area at Vermillion Cliffs near Marble Canyon, AZ. Facing extinction with less than 20 birds alive in the US in the 1980s, a painstaking and methodical restocking program by USFWS and others has brought their numbers back...