Iced up…Locked Down

Feb. 8…2019. Madison River gorge reaches town of Ennis…water runs through Valley Garden and Ennis Campgrounds forcing closures. Ennis Campground closed…a river runs through it....

Feb.7…2019. River of Ice.

River gorge moving in and taking over Valley Garden campground. Several more days/nights of frigid temps means the gorge will reach town soon…maybe tonight. Campground will probably get locked down.

Feb. Big Chill

Main St., Ennis Valley Garden boat ramp Shedhorn Sports…Ennis. Valley Garden boat ramp. Feb. 5…2019. Main St. Ennis, Valley Garden boat ramp, below zero at night all week, single digit temps during day…da gorge she is a...

2019 River Reports

Jan. 26…2019. Tying up scuds and leeches and bunnys…I have gone to the Allen N203 scud hook which is a down eye, 1X short, 3X strong hook. The size 16 looks a little larger than normal but these are very good hooks and reasonably priced. link to their...

2018 River Reports

Winter…2018. Mild weather so far…some snow…not bad.    Oct. 22…2018. Cindy B. hooked eight and caught six today on the #14 PMX, including these whopper beauties. We fished the Palisades to Storey Ditch stretch.    Oct....

2017 River Reports

Nov. 9…2017. Hebgen is fixed! Nine years and $40 million dollars later…nice presentation last night by North Western Energy at Sportsman’s Lodge here in Ennis. Lots of good people worked long and hard on this project…Kudos!   ...