Category Archives: General

Grayling

About the Grayling situation. First of all the little buggers are great with eggs for breakfast in the morning. Kidding, kidding of course. The Feds recently elected not to put the grayling on the endangered species list. I for one … Continue reading

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Grand Slam

On A streamer Got the grand slam yesterday with Mike S. Over coming his physical¬†disabilities it turned out to be a great day. Had to hole up for some time waiting for a couple storms to blow through. At one … Continue reading

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Blasting

This notice from FWP is a little late but today, Aug. 18th Anderson Construction will be blasting some time between 3 and 8 pm at Silver Bridge. I assume they will be blasting the old pilings. They will have people … Continue reading

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WOW

Sunset at East Bank What a great shot. Thanks to Dean W. for sending it to me. Records are being broken for the highest flow in the Big Hole at this time. Presently at 790 cfs which is super for … Continue reading

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Great Water

Tricos, moths, hoppers and great flows make the Big Hole a great fishery now. The flow at Maidenrock is 545 cfs which is well above average for this time. If you want a big fish go out at first light … Continue reading

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Work Goes On

Work Bridge The first span of the bridge on the south shore is now gone. This section of the river will reopen as of 2400 hrs. tonight. As you can see in the pic there is a fifty foot wide … Continue reading

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Silver Bridge Closure

Silver Bridge The Big Hole will be¬† closed to floating from Dewey (George Grant), Greenwood Flat and to 1000 feet below Silver Bridge starting 0800 July 30th and ending midnight July 31st. Will keep you posted of any future closings. … Continue reading

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Clear Waters

Caught on a mayfly The river is flowing at 850 cfs which means those of you using hard boats want to be careful for as some of the rocks are growing. I have been getting several calls regarding Silver Bridge … Continue reading

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Warm Temps

Ranch horses along the upper Big Hole with the Pintlar Wilderness in the back ground. I have been getting lots of calls asking if Silver Bridge (powerhouse access) is closed. The answer is no. By seeing the equipment being moved … Continue reading

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More Lost And Found

West Goat Peak It’s July 3rd and look at all the snow still on this peak in the Pintlar Wilderness. Gotta love it. Fishing on top water remains very good, what else can I say. Now for the items lost … Continue reading

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