Hebgen Lake Gulper Action

August 3 & 4, 2020   I love speaking before a crowd and yesterday I was back before one for the first time since my winter fly fishing show tour came to an abrupt ending in the middle of March due to Covid-19.  My full day seminar took place in Big Sky,...

A Great Fishing Week in MT comes to an End

It was a great visit up to our friends Dave and Tammy and Blackburn’s Kootenai Angler.  I can’t believe it took me years to make the trip up to fish with Dave.  But, for me lately my fishing has been 2 hours from home in the car or flying somewhere far away rather...

Sunrise on Quake Lake

Dawn came early.  But for me, when I’m on Quake Lake, it doesn’t come soon enough.  While most trout fishing in the Yellowstone Country doesn’t start till things warm up, Quake Lake has rising fish very early in the morning.  As usual, I had my coffee brewed around 6...

An Unprompted Trip To Quake Lake

I hadn’t planned on fishing this week until Saturday.  Saturday I have a friend from South Africa arrive and we are going hard for four days.  But then my business partner Mark Kuhn, emailed, “You need to meet me at Quake Lake”.   Mark was right.  We’ve been...