The Big Hole Closures…Is Madison Next?

I am posting this because of the last sentence in the article. A major, heavily used stretch of the Big Hole is CLOSED TO ALL FISHING from Oct. 1 to April 1 to protect spawning brown trout. Of course, anglers and guides who can’t fish that stretch of the Big...

Madison Regs Delayed…Again

FWP has decided to remove the new statewide fisheries plan from the commission vote in Oct. This should include the new regulations for the Upper Madison River but will it? Nobody knows. I mean…this is not surprising. Nobody wants to be the bad guy. The...

Fall Colors

We did a camping, floating, fishing road trip with perfect Fall weather and some great fishing! All trout were released alive and all walleye were sauteed.

Walleye Tournament Winners Caught Cheating.

Cheating. It’s all around us…a sad, seedy side of daily life. We see it all the time…in politics, sports, relationships…and now in tournament walleye fishing. Cheating is a strange, demonic sickness that creeps into human beings…turning...