Salmon flies

Sightings of salmon flies have been reported in the area. We are excited for their arrival. This signifies the beginning of the dry fly season. Salmon flies are the largest of the stone fly family, but don’t be afraid of … Continued

The Yellowstone is Clear!! 7/14/15

Yellowstone fish have had a nice break over this last week and a half with all this mud but it’s cleared up and fishing well again.  There might be a bit of traffic coming soon as “hoot owl” closures have … Continued

HAPPY 4th!

Happy 4th of July from the Flying Pig! Things are getting really busy around here, but that is a great thing. We have been fishing The Yellowstone River and in The Park. the “Big Bugs” are at Tower, so if … Continued

Yellowstone Report 7/2/2015

The “Big Bugs” have moved up stream and are most likely at Tower. So…. If you are searching for Salmonflies, go to Tower. If you like floating The River, casting to fishy water,and enjoying a cold beverage then tie on … Continued

6/23/2015 Salmon Flies are here!!

Get out and hit the upper Yellowstone right now!! The Salmon Flies are hatching and this is by far the best time of year to be floating.  Get out and throw some big salmon patterns or even better, a salmon … Continued

Gardner River fishing WELL!

We check the river flows every morning down here in Gardiner, MT. If you enjoy fishing, then you should get into this habit, as well (NSGS website). The river flows give anglers crucial information about how the rivers will fish. … Continued

Is Run Off Over, Yet?

Our rivers up here in the northern part of Yellowstone National Park are mostly still high and muddy, but they MAY be on the downward trend! The Yellowstone River reached just above 12,000 cfs yesterday, and it is at 9,200 … Continued