Steelhead angler effort and catch rates were similar to the previous week on the upper Salmon River. The majority of anglers were observed fishing downstream of North Fork in location code 15. Effort upstream of North Fork was primarily from drift boat anglers. Effort continued to be low upstream of the Lemhi River in location code 17. Anglers interviewed below the Middle Fork in location code 14 averaged 10 hours per steelhead caught and 17 hours per steelhead kept. Anglers interviewed upstream of the Middle Fork in location code 15 averaged 14 hours per steelhead caught and 19 hours per steelhead kept. Anglers interviewed upstream of North Fork in location code 16 averaged 21 hours per steelhead caught and 36 hours per steelhead kept. No interviews were obtained from anglers fishing upstream of the Lemhi River in location code 17.
Currently, the Salmon River is flowing at 1,540 cfs through the town of Salmon, ID which is 119% of average for today’s date. River temperatures remained in the upper 30s throughout the weekend, and the river’s visibility was clear.
Rock Creek Fly Fishing – Montana at its Best [VIDEO]
Information sought on wasted deer, goose carcasses at recreation area near Miles City
Lolo project part of $12 million wildfire mitigation risk
By Moosetrack Megan
Montana caving group recognized by Forest Service
FWP seeks public comment on smallmouth bass removal project
2019 Spring Mack Days Update 3.19.19
Governor Bullock Announces Grizzly Bear Advisory Council, Calls for Applicants
Safe Boating Week – March 17-23
Upper Salmon River Steelhead Report 3.18.19
A Walk Through Time Guided Hike
Flathead Fledglings Day Camp
FWP seeks public comment on Canyon Ferry no-wake zones
Three Antelope Bucks Shot, Wasted Near Utica
First Deer for Mercedes Fisher!
Helena Area Reservoirs Fishing Report 3.18.19
Mountian lion hunting to close in HD 100
Rock Creek Fishing Report by Grizzly Hackle 3.15.19
The bears are out!
UNWANTED FISHING GUESTS !!!
By Montana Grant
DRIFTED BOAT !!!
Tack Driver Loads (with Colonel Smoothbore)
Celebrate the buffalo
Search for the leprechaun
“Irish” I Was Fishing – Listen to Last Weeks Show 3/16/19
By Kamp Cook