Yearly Archives: 2016


Big Trout – Trophy Trout

We opened on April 29 in a snow storm and it’s still snowing on May 1. Temps 25-34 degrees F. Low flow of 29-37 cfs…..  luckily no wind. Very unusual weather to be this way for 3 days. The good news is the fish are still cooperating and taking pink worms, black streamers, Prince Nymphs, and a […]


Opening Date is 04-29-16

Well it looks like we can open at Boxwood and Long Meadow on 4-29-16. I decided to post the photo of a great looking Tiger Trout just as a reminder of what you may get hooked into this year. And I was tired of looking at snow and ice. The details on the Tiger are […]


Winter just will not quit. We have a few days of warm weather and then winter strikes again with snow, ice and night time temps as low as 7 degrees F. On some mornings the river is 90% covered in 2 inches of ice. The above pic is from 04-01-16 so you can see what I mean. Who […]


River Update

As you can see from the photo we still have a fair amount of ice and the water is low. I think the current flow would be approximately 25 cfs (I can’t tell for sure because the gauges in Grant and Bailey are iced and not reporting correctly). We need to have at least 50 […]