More Water Opening Up!?

more water opening up? well yes, however there are a few things you may want to take note of. it’s southern utah it going to be warm and the snow melts faster and the reservoirs/lakes open up faster right? unfortunately that’s wrong, you see Loa Utah sits at 7,064′, Salt Lake City Utah sits at…

Spring Thaw Is Here

Although access is extremely limited the waters that we can reach have been good, we have had a slightly better snow pack this year then last on some of the drainages, however we would love to see more snow and are praying for good rains this summer. Boulder mountain and Thousandlake mountain are both basically…

Southern Utah Fly Fishing Report.

Summer Time Heat… Its definitely August and New Heat Records are being set all over the West and in Utah, The Boulder Mountain and Fremont River are feeling it too. A new spillway was completed on Millmeadow reservoir this spring and the idea was to test it by filling the reservoir, well….. that didn’t happen…

Quick Spring Report.

Millmeadow85% full. fishing has been best evenings and mornings fish are eating midges.Forsyth100% full.Fishing has been slow…Stomach samples have shown water boatmen, midges, or snails. Fish have individually selected what they like… it’s aggravating!Upper Fremont.Flows are up, fishing is good.Caddis pupae are starting to emerge… will continue to build in intensity till July 1 then…

Spring Thaw

It’s March, the ice is beginning to melt. The water fowl are following the sun north. As the water begins to warm, the fish are often active during the brief window before the lakes and reservoirs turn over. It’s time to put the ice auger away, and hit the open water! “You are right, I…

Winter has arrived!

Snow has come to our little mountain valley and left it’s first covering of snow, and most of the mountains with 10 to 18 inches of its cold icy grasp! With the winter months the fly fishing is limited to lakes not yet frozen solid, or to the adventure of driving snow covered roads up…