Local Dining

Big Hole River 386 cfs

I frequently get asked by fisherman who are not from the area where there is a good place to eat.

I’ll start down river with Debbie who owns the Hitchin Post in Melrose. You would have to travel a long way to find a better steak than she has. ….. Read More

Trout Jerkey Success

I can finally report that my experiment with Smoked Trout Jerkey was a success. On Saturday I went float-tubing on a local lake with some friends of mine. Although fishing was slow I was able to pull an 18″ Cutthroat out of the stream that flows out of the reservoir.

Saturday night I filleted the ….. Read More