2018

Yellowstone River Update August 25th, 2018

Aug
25
2018

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Yellowstone River Update August 25th, 2018The Yellowstone River continues to fish well! Flows are down to 2,540 cfs near Corwin Springs and 2,720 cfs in Livingston. With lower water, look to identify deep seams of faster moving water to hold trout. Reading water for structure below faster...

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Yellowstone River Update August 19th, 2018

Aug
19
2018

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Yellowstone River Update August 19th, 2018Fishing has been great the last week. As school is beginning, most people are back home and preparing for the school year, which is taking some of the pressure off of the river. Temperatures have been back in the 80s this week and water temps have...

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Yellowstone River Update August 12th, 2018

Aug
12
2018

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Yellowstone River Update August 12th, 2018The Yellowstone River is in great shape after a serious heat wave. Temperatures in the upper 90s all week have put a bit of a damper on fishing the afternoons, however the morning bite has continued to produce fish. Flows at Corwin Springs are steady at...

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Yellowstone River Update August 3rd, 2018

Aug
3
2018

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Yellowstone River Update August 3rd, 2018Water remains clear as the Yellowstone River continues to fish well here in the first week of August. This mornings flows came in at 4,260 at Corwin and 5,090 in Livingston. Despite significantly lower flows than we have had, please be careful in the...

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Yellowstone River Update July 14, 2018

Jul
14
2018

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Yellowstone River Fishing Report, July 14, 2018The Yellowstone River still has a little time before it is really back into prime shape. Crowds seem to be down following the holiday week as well as the passing of the salmonfly hatch. Flows out of Yellowstone Lake are almost below 5,000 cfs which...

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Yellowstone River Update July 6, 2018

Jul
6
2018

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Yellowstone River Report July 6, 2018It has been a busy week on the Yellowstone river. Sunny days and the holidays put many people on the water to fish as well as pleasure float. Although the river hasn't cleared up, it is dropping and beginning to look more and more green each day. We are still...

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Yellowstone River Update July 1, 2018

Jul
1
2018

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Yellowstone River Report: July 1, 2018The Yellowstone River has been dropping considerably as of late and we're getting a lot of questions when we think it will be game on. In the last week, we have seen significant improvements in water level and clarity. Despite a general lack of clarity(8...

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Local River Fishing Report June 23, 2018

Jun
23
2018

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When fishing in heavily traficked areas in Yellowstone National Park, be prepared to fish for an audience! Here Doyt Con Jr. is seen fishing with a few park tourists in tow.Yellowstone River: The Yellowstone River has seen a significant drop since we last posted a fishing report. The river is...

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Rod Display Update, June, 22, 2018

Jun
22
2018

Posted & filed under Events.

A few weeks ago our rod display here in the shop got a new look with a custom Sage wrap, and last week received another upgrade. A special thanks to Tony Brown for designing and installing our new rod racks to the shop display. Tony was able to use pieces of acrylic to create a rack that is both...

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Madison River Fishing Report June 7, 2018

Jun
6
2018

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The Madison River has started to clear and the fishing is picking up. The past few evenings there have been solid caddis hatches on the upper stretches of river near 3$ Bridge and Reynolds Pass. Fish are rising to opportunity, but was not super consistent yesterday evening. The hatch began...

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Record Flows on the Yellowstone River, May 28, 2018

May
28
2018

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Runoff is in effect! After a heavy winter, the Yellowstone River is swelling more and more each day as spring runoff continues. Cottonwoods, bison, and everything else have been seen floating down the river as we reach historic flows. Flows out of Yellowstone National Park near Corwin Springs...

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Yellowstone National Park Opener May 25, 2018

May
25
2018

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Yellowstone National Park's rivers, lakes, and creeks will be opening for the season tomorrow, May 26, 2018. Come on by the shop to buy your new YNP license and pick up a new regulations booklet. For those who do not know yet, the park has put a ban on all felt soled wading boots and shoes for...

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Missouri River Report, May 17, 2018

May
17
2018

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With the Yellowstone River on the rise and dirty, to accommodate we have had our annual trips to the Missouri river. Multiple day trips are kicking off out of Craig and the fishing has been good! The Mo is high, but water clarity is good and the fish are eating subsurface. Matson's mom, Susie...

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New Sage Wrap for Shop Rod Display

May
10
2018

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Today the shop got a new look. We were lucky enough to have a new Sage wrap installed on the wall of our rod display and shop window. Come on down to check out our updated inventory of fly fishing rods and take a peak at the new look here in the shop!

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Yellowstone-Madison River Fishing Report May 4, 2018

May
4
2018

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The Yellowstone river is continuing to rise and get dirty as runoff seems to have kicked into gear, although it is still fishing. Current visibility on the Yellowstone is about a foot maybe less by the time this report is finished! Caddis, March Browns, and Blue Winged Olives have been seen on...

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Joe Brooks TU Chapter: Yellowstone River Cleanup

Apr
20
2018

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Tomorrow is the annual Yellowstone River Cleanup day put on by the Joe Brooks Chapter of Trout Unlimited. Meet at the Livingston Civic Center at 9:30A and be back by early PM for a BBQ volunteer luncheon. Bring your "River Work Wear" and help with pulling trash and debris from the river and...

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Recent Warmspell Making Things Tough

Apr
12
2018

Posted & filed under Yellowstone River Fishing Reports.

Warming weather the past couple days made a quick change to the river conditions. A majority of the lower elevation "valley" snow melted in a hurry and results are pretty evident that the river is up significantly and off color. In a way this could be a good thing though. Moderating temps in the...

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River Looks Good!

Apr
7
2018

Posted & filed under Yellowstone River Fishing Reports.

River conditions looking good this weekend. It's a Baetis kind of day! Low hanging clouds and doesn't look to warm up all that much. High 40s but the wind isn't supposed be cranked up. We've seen plenty of that as of late. Look for midges to be the first bugs you'll see. Fish might get on them...

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Not an April Fool's Joke

Apr
2
2018

Posted & filed under Yellowstone River Fishing Reports.

It's now April and Yellowstone River fishing has been pretty darn good lately. There's been some fish on the deep nymph rigs- slow and offspeed water with 5-7feet of depth. And there's been some fish on streamers. I like the medium sized ones. Not the ones as big as your cousin's springer...

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New Carpet Smell

Mar
22
2018

Posted & filed under Events.

Ooooh that smell,Can't you smell that smell? OK- so bad singing aside, we're getting a little facelift here this late March. Just in time for our early spring fishing season to get underway. It's been a lot of years, and a lot of Yellowstone river sand and gravel ground into the floor since...

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Happy St. Paddy's Day BBQ Style

Mar
17
2018

Posted & filed under Events.

St. Paddy's Day and normally this would be a day for something a little more Irish. But, today also coincides with the re-opening of Follow Yer Nose BBQ joint out behind the flyshop. It's been almost 5 1/2 months since Taylor and the boys have cranked up the smoker and produced the best BBQ in SW...

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Happy New Year

Jan
3
2018

Posted & filed under Fishing Reports.

Happy New Year. Yes, it’s a bit wintery here! Wishing we were somewhere warm, a bit of sand between the toes and a tropical rum drink in hand? Yep. Is it going to happen? Probably not. Think I’ll just read about it in the new issue of the Drake and be spending a lot of time at the fly...

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Streamflows

Stream Flows

(cfs): 872
33.98 F°
(cfs): 1550
32 F°
n/a
32 F°
(cfs): Ice
31.64 F°
(cfs): Ice
(cfs): 113
(cfs): Ice
(cfs): 140
(cfs): 403
32 F°