June 12th, 2014: Fish Hard

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The plan: Hit some dirty streamer water and cover some serious ground before hitting the bike for the Thursday Night Group ride at Brone’s Bike shop. What better way to spend an afternoon and evening. The only thing that needed to be considered for both the fishing and cycling plan …

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June 6th, 2014: Life On the Creek

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Fished the mid-morning to afternoon spot 9am-12:30pm roughly. Got to the creek, figured I’d stick with what was working…nymphs. Spent sometime scanning for mayflies, saw a couple and along with them a few caddis. Watched a few random rises occur as I hiked downstream. I chose the same section of …

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June 2nd, 2014

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Fished from ~1-4pm Sunny Skies and High 15+mph Winds Lots of Dandelion seeds in the air and creek surface. Airtemp 81°F on Arrival Water Temp 62°F on Arrival Rising began around 1:30pm Lt. Hendrickson Hatch During the entire time. I fished just a few hours but man was it a …

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May 21st & 22nd, 2014: Driftless Spring

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May 21st Hit a short section of creek that I haven’t seen in over a year and in fact I think it might have been almost two  since I had walked these banks. This section of creek offers brown trout and they are typically difficult to catch, minimal nymphing opportunities and …

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May 11th, 2014: Evening Brookies

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Fished just a couple hours in the later evening with a friend of mine after an excellent bike ride through bluff country. I typically don’t get many opportunities to fish the evening hours and as such I was pretty stoked to get to the creek. We washed the sand from …

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