Brown Trout Blues.

“… there appears to be larger forces at work here than just fishing pressure and angling mortality — probably more flow or temperature driven…” Well…Montana, there seems to be a problem. Your brown trout are in trouble. FWP is...

Letter to the Editor.

From the Butte Standard today: Brown trout crisis Brown trout crisis Pure and Simple: The article about Brown Trout in Crisis is outstanding journalism. This story needed to be told so everyone can contribute to protecting the Brown trout starting now and moving into...

Big Sky, Big Fish.

Seven Montana record-breaking fish caught in 9 months By Bret Hauff Chronicle Staff WriterJun 10, 2021 A group of anglers fish Hyalite Reservoir on June 7.Rachel Leathe/Chronicle The past year has been a good one for anglers in Montana. It all started in August when...

The Spirit Stone

   In September of 1983, I began bow hunting in an area new to me…an area that was to provide excitement, frustration and adventure. My camp was situated on top of a bank about twelve feet high overlooking a fast stream. It was a noisy rascal but the water...

Rivergeddon.

Bozeman, Montana You can read this detailed article written by Michael Cast for The Montana Standard about the nosedive of brown trout numbers across Montana’s most famous trout rivers and form your own opinions: drought, low water, warm water, virus…take...