Week 4: I didn't know if there was a fish in Yellowstone's Trout Lake large enough to eat a mouse pattern, but I tied it on anyway.
Week 3: Cold, wet, rainy... but there are still fish to be caught in the Yellowstone region.
Steven here reporting from Yellowstone, Week #2: The Firehole and Gibbon rivers looked more like rivers in Willy Wonka's Factory than blue-ribbon fisheries...
My name is Steven Spigelmyer, I'm 20 years old, from Las Vegas. And I'm spending the summer as a trout bum in and around Yellowstone National Park. These are my stories.
New adventures from a favorite fly-fishing penman
What is the most important milestone in an angler's career? Most fly-fishers would probably tell you it's that usually awkward, always triumphant, moment when you hook and land your first fish on a fly. My own first fly-caught trout came from the Little Beaverkill, just upriver from Junction Pool in
You're losing more than money when you have to pay to fish public water
Floating the Middle Fork of Idaho's Salmon River
Sure, this region boasts some of the world's best fly-fishing. But you better come prepared...