Fly Fishing Forecast
"Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there someday." ~ A.A. Milne
With the patience of a Taoist we wait for our rivers to open. The Wood closed the end of March on a high note...the fishing was fantastic. And now the flows have jumped as high as 1,300 CFS with the recent warm weather. With a bulk of the high altitude snow yet to come down, this is the flush the Wood and it tributaries has needed since the fire. Water wise, we are going to be in good shape for the summer. For now, we still have Steelhead in the Salmon, decent flows on the Lost below Mackay, and reservoirs filling fast. For the rest, we shall get there someday...soon.
To date, 2,607 Steelhead have made it to the Sawtooth Hatchery; 700 showed up on April 12th alone. The View more...