Montana Towns Suffer from Catastrophic Flooding

Towns along the Yellowstone River in southern Montana are experiencing extreme hardship due to the flooding that started in Yellowstone National Park. Gardiner, Montana suffered the loss of at least one home, featured in a viral video you can see below. Dramatic footage captured the moment a house falls into the Yellowstone River and was […]

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The Secrets of Fishermen

This is a fun story from Tim Schulz over at Hatch Magazine that broaches the subject of an angler’s many secrets. Which ones should be shared, if any? Read the story here to see if you agree with Schulz. The post The Secrets of Fishermen appeared first on MidCurrent. Read more:

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Billfish Royal Slam on the Fly

Catching any billfish – marlin and sailfish are two examples – on a fly rod is an achievement. Catching all nine species in less than a year, though? That’s astounding. And it was recently accomplished by Jeremy Block, as detailed in this wonderful story from Fly Fisherman Magazine.  The post Billfish Royal Slam on the Fly […]

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Orvis Podcast: Tips for Fishing Hatches

It’s supposed to be downright fantastic weather-wise this weekend here in the Rockies. With temps soaring into the 70s, tons of anglers are chomping at the bit to get into a great spring blue-winged olive hatch. If you’re one of them – or you’re simply daydreaming for your next great fishing trip – this episode […]

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‘Rocky Mountain Fly Highway’ Showing Scheduled in Sun Valley

Sun Valley, Idaho, is a fantastic home base for any fly angler who can afford to live there. Even if you can only visit, it’s a wonderful place to spend a few days. On Wednesday, March 9, the Sun Valley Community Library is screening a new short film called “Rocky Mountain Fly Highway.” It details […]

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Podcast: Orvis Podcast with Pete Kutzer

Tom Rosenbauer sat down with Pete Kutzer – one of fly fishing’s best casting instructors – to talk about casting to difficult fish. With Pete’s mastery of fly casting, and Tom’s decades of experience, this podcast episode is a wealth of knowledge. Listen to it in full here. The post Podcast: Orvis Podcast with Pete […]

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When you fish

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Nonnative Trout Taking Over Montana

The Washington Post recently published a story about climate change’s impacts on fisheries in Montana. Specifically, the story looked at how climate change is diminishing the habitat available for native trout – like Westslope cutthroat and bull trout – but increasing habitat for the nonnative brown and rainbow trout. The Post’s headline on their story is misleading, as it […]

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Wyoming Angler Starts Fishing School

Zac Sexton, a native of Buffalo, WY, has been a diehard fly angler his entire life. And he’s trying to turn that passion into something he can more easily share with others. Sexton is working on getting a fly fishing school up and running in the small town of Buffalo, nestled on the east slope […]

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Video: Rare Trout Chronicles Episode 4

In episode 4 of Rare Trout Chronicles – the fantastic series from Chase and Aimee Bartee – we’re treated to a unique look at Death Valley. And just what does Death Valley have to do with rare trout? Well, I’ll let Chase and Aimee explain that part of the story. The post Video: Rare Trout […]

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