Author Archives: yellowstone406

Spring Creeks and Lakes fishing well

With the Yellowstone still high and muddy we have been sending trips primarily to the Spring Creeks and private lakes.  Baetis have thinned off but PMD’s are ramping up with plenty of nymphs crawling around and getting ready to hatch … Continue reading

Posted in Fishing Reports | Leave a comment

Snow Pack now down to roughly 120%

The Yellowstone has been ripping lately, although cold weather had CFS dropping for a couple days over the weekend.   Has the Yellowstone peaked is the question we are all wondering?  Historically the Yellowstone usually peaks during the first 10 … Continue reading

Posted in Fishing Reports | Leave a comment

Happy Memorial Day – CFS: 31,300

One good thing about the river running high and muddy is that quite a bit of snow has come out of the mountains already.  Before the Upper Yellowstone River Basin was sitting at 160% snowpack, however in the past few … Continue reading

Posted in Fishing Reports | Leave a comment

Guess the Peak CFS Contest

It’s contest time here at the Yellowstone Angler with Douglas Outdoors!  To Enter “The Peak CFS is Right” contest you will want to 1) Follow both pages (@yellowstoneangler and @douglasoutdoors) and 2) Comment below on either’s contest post with a) … Continue reading

Posted in Fishing Reports | Leave a comment

Clarity Report – Happy Mother’s Day!

The Yellowstone has been dropping the past couple days so we figured we’d post a pic.  Town down looks too squirrelly for good fishing, (not to mention newly some arrived tree snags and large waves in spots where you aren’t … Continue reading

Posted in Fishing Reports | Leave a comment

Clarity Report

The past couple days the river has been rising steadily.  Now the East and West channels on Siebeck Island look equally dirty, (before the West channel was more muddy due to Billman Creek spewing in mud).  It will be a … Continue reading

Posted in Fishing Reports | Leave a comment

Clarity Report

Clarity in town looks bit worse from yesterday but not as bad as we expected.  A few inches of visibility but the river is on the rise and will more than likely fish slow.  You never know though, if you … Continue reading

Posted in Fishing Reports | Leave a comment

Clarity Report

The past couple days there have been tons of caddis in town, with a few starting to flutter in the Valley. Unfortunately, we haven’t seen many rising fish out there yet and the fishing has been pretty slow.  We thought … Continue reading

Posted in Fishing Reports | Leave a comment

Clarity Report / March Browns

Clarity is about the same as this morning as it was yesterday.  The river fished slow yesterday although we managed to land a few decent browns.  We did see caddis, but very few (as in a couple dozen flying around … Continue reading

Posted in Fishing Reports | Leave a comment

Clarity Report

Today is looking good clarity wise, although CFS bumped already a bit at Corwin.  Today should be good, tomorrow on the fence, by this weekend we expect to see a rising river.  We have been seeing caddis but only a … Continue reading

Posted in Fishing Reports | Leave a comment