Tag Archive for: bighorn river fly fishing

The dog days have set in pretty hard here in the Fort.  103 degrees on Wednesday, ouch.  But we are starting to cool off at least for a few days which is a welcome reprieve from the blistering heat of late.    The middle of the river has a good amount of grass so the water coming down is channeling to the sides providing good visibility and decent fishing on the banks.  Read more...

 

Bighorn River flows are just above 10K.  This is obviously not what was expected, but runoff came late this year and with the Corps of Engineers taking over operation of the Yellowtail dam, it’s hard saying what their next move will be.  The good news is our runoff is subsiding and we don’t expect flows to stay up at current levels for too long (maybe a couple weeks max).   Read more...