Letters to the Editor…Help the Big Hole

Montana Standard, Butte, Mt. Paul Siddoway: Crunch time for Big Hole Fisheries Management Plan PAUL SIDDOWAYSep 9, 2022 Dr. Paul Siddoway PAUL SIDDOWAY “The care of rivers is not a question of rivers but of the human heart” – Shozo Tanaka I am...

Sept…2022. Fish of a Lifetime.

A monster brown today for Cindy B. Caught in the middle of the day on the #16 Little Red Fly barbless. She put two other whoppers in the net. We fished the Varney stretch. Epic day. Walk The Earth. This great fish was released alive and swam away in fine shape....

July 29…2022. Fishing to the Rise.

Good fishing this morning with Cindy B. We hit the PMD hatch and were able to match it with #14 Parachute Adams. Many risers… seven nice trout in a row out of the run. Winston 905, spigot ferrule, Ross Cimarron II, 5x tippet. Most excellent!

Lost Mine Canyon Trail…Feeling the Burn

Last summer we had heavy smoke in the Madison Valley. The Goose Fire started by lightning strike on July 1 and stayed active until officially contained on Aug 9. The fire began in an inaccessible area near Hoodoo Pass and burned 7522 acres. Fishing guides and anglers...