In 2013 Colorado suffered some of the most devastating flooding in recent memory. The financial damages coming in at an estimated $2 billion are astounding. But the damages don’t just stop at the financial level either. Lives and livelihoods were lost because of the extremely high waters that... [ READ MORE... ]
Trail mix? Chips? Granola bars? Gummy bears? Baby back ribs?
When you get hungry on the river, what's your go-to snack?
If you could be fishing anywhere right now, where would you be?
High in the Rockies? Waist-deep in a coastal steelhead stream? Sightfishing to enormous brown trout in New Zealand?
Anyone who has ever fished Utah’s Weber River knows that it is one of the last best places to catch big, native, Bonneville cutthroat trout. Even so, numbers of these fish have been in decline in recent decades and it has been more difficult to find those ‘honey holes’ that the old timers like to... [ READ MORE... ]
Few phrases enshrined in the Pantheon of fishing clichés are more recognizable, or shopworn, than “The fishing ain’t what it used to be.” Few, too, are more universally accepted as representing an unfortunate truth about the state of our sport.
On the legendary Railroad Ranch of Idaho’s Henry’s... [ READ MORE... ]
Kim Brannock was trail running along the Deschutes in Bend Ore. when she noticed a pool of water in a dewatered side channel. The pool was full of fish struggling to survive in the small pool of warm, de-oxygenated water.
Rather than sit idly by, Brannock decided to to what she could to help. This... [ READ MORE... ]
Fall is my favorite season in Yellowstone Country. The crowds thin out, the colors change, the fishing picks up and the wildlife comes out in full force. Nothing says “autumn” to me like swinging flies on the Madison in the park.
The past few weeks have thrown off my calendar, though — the park has... [ READ MORE... ]
One of the most exciting new tools on our new site is our interactive fishing map. Takes a few minutes and show learn the basics of using this great new tool.
If you could only fish dry flies, nymphs or streamers for the rest of your life, what would you choose? Why?
Environmental Apocalypse! The Failure Of Our Federal Government
Note: Normally, as the Head Blogger of TenkaraGrasshopper.com, I try and stay as apolitical as humanly possible with all my posts. But now that the asshats who are doing their best to destroy our country from the top down, have... [ READ MORE... ]