The High Country Fly Fishers will be planting willows along the upper Strawberry River (between the visitior center and where it crosses Highway 40) on Sep. 5th and 6th. We have obtained approx. 1200 willow plants for the project. The willows stabilize the banks, help reduce silt in Strawberry [ READ MORE... ]
Weber Basin Anglers (#681) chapter president, Kelly Marquart was interviewed by our local paper regarding women in fishing and fly fishing. Some great perspective and interesting article. http://www.standard.net/Recreation/2014/08/06/Women-working-their-way-up-in-Utah-fishing.html
Posted in Great Basin Chapter - 705, High Desert Anglers - 620, High Country Fly Fishers - 599, Weber Basin Anglers - 681, Cache Anglers - 665, Utah - 9UT, Southern Utah Anglers Association - 188, Stonefly Society - 048, New England Women in TU, TU Women's Discussion, Women's Initiative Chair Forum
There is a group for Utah women who flyfish. Check it out on Facebook at Utah Women Flyfishers. Sorry guys, this one is just for the ladies.
Posted in High Country Fly Fishers - 599, Utah - 9UT, 100 Best Trout Streams, Middle Fork South Fork Provo River
Location: Northeast Utah Type of stream: Tailwater Angling methods: Fly, Spin Species: Browns, Cutthroat, Rainbows Access: Easy Season: Year-round Supporting Services: Park City, Heber City Short take: Trout see so many patterns they ought to know better than to suck in yours Handicapped Access: [ READ MORE... ]
Posted in High Desert Anglers - 620, Utah - 9UT, Southern Utah Anglers Association - 188, 100 Best Trout Streams, Upper Green River, Green River/Flaming Gorge, Utah At-Large - 753, The Green River, Utah Single Fly
Location: Northeast Utah Type of stream: Tailwater Angling methods: Fly, Spin Species: Browns, Rainbows, Cutthroat Access: Easy Season: Year-round Supporting Services: Dutch John Short take: Consistent, yes, but don’t count your bugs before they’re hatched Handicapped Access: Yes, Little Hole [ READ MORE... ]
Posted in Utah - 9UT, 100 Best Trout Streams, Upper Green River, Green River/Flaming Gorge, Upper Green River - 469, Wyoming - 9WY, The Green River
Location: Western Wyoming Type of stream: Freestone, tailwater Angling methods: Fly, Spin Species: Rainbows, cutthroats and browns Access: Varied Season: Year-round Supporting Services: Green River, Jackson Short take: There’s more to the Green River than the Flaming Gorge tailwater Handicapped [ READ MORE... ]
The Weber Basin Anglers Chapter of Trout Unlimited conducted a river cleanup dubbed the Rubbish Round-Up on May 3rd 2014. Volunteers gathered near Mountain Green, Utah and broke into groups. Folks cleaned up trash and debris from the Walk-In-Access areas along the river up through the town of [ READ MORE... ]
Reconnecting Fish Creek - Sharing Values and the Burden
Sometimes we are left with a mess. I was recently talking to Charles, one of the landowners involved in our Fish Creek Reconnection project in Utah's Weber River Basin. He was telling me about how his family was left with a serious problem. “People kept telling me that we needed to do something [ READ MORE... ]
Just a reminder about the meeting tonight. See meeting announcement postcard.
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... ]