Glacier to Yellowstone Fly Fishing Blog

Book Review: Fly Fishing the Mountain Lakes by Gary LaFontaine

Not only is this an excellent source of information for fly-fishing the high country lakes , it is entertaining as well. If you plan on fishing Montana's backcountry, this is a must read! If you haven't acquired LaFontaine's recognized classics, then be sure to order one of his pioneering books on...Read more

Book Review: Fly Fishing - A Trailside Guide by John Merwin

Fly Fishing - A Trailside Guide by John Merwin John Mervin, founding editor and publisher of Fly Rod and Reel magazine, has written a highly informative and well organized how-to guide for fly-fishing. The reader will find no fluff in this book, and the illustrations and photographs are superb. The...Read more

Book Review: Fishing Yellowstone National Park by Richard Parks

Fishing Yellowstone National Park by Richard Parks Fishing Yellowstone National Park tells the angler where to go -along the roads and off the beaten path--how to get there, which species of fish populate the lakes and streams, and what to tie on the end of the line for best results." I concur with...Read more

Book Review: Fishing Glacier National Park by Russ Schneider

Fishing Glacier National Park by Russ Schneider "Russ Schneider, author and outdoor guide, has compiled information on 64 bodies of water in the park and on the North and Middle Forks of the Flathead River....The book leads you to streams and lakes where you'll find kokanee salmon, mountain...Read more

Book Review: Bassin' with a Fly Rod by Jack Ellis

Bassin' with a Fly Rod by Jack Ellis If you live near bass country, quit longing for your next trout adventure. Get out your fly rod and have a blast. Jack Ellis, author of The Sunfishes, traces the history of fly-fishing for bass as well as providing specific techniques for catching large-mouth bass...Read more

Flathead River Bass and Pike

In my piscatorial prowling around the state of Montana searching for trout, I mistakenly overlooked a great fishery--bass fishing! Had I not taken an extended hiatus from Montana and took up bass fishing in California and Oregon, both traditional forms sans bait and fly fishing, I would still be...Read more

Book Reviews

Book Reviews for Montana Fishing Guide Books and Fly Fishing in General Montana Fishing Guide Book Recommendations: Since my own book went out of publication, I have searched through Amazon to discover new guide books on the market. I remember how puzzled I was when someone wrote a negative review...Read more

Montana Lodges and Guides

Here is a list of some Montana Fly Fishing Lodges , Fly Shops, Outfitters, Campgrounds , Resorts and Bed and Breakfasts. Southwestern Montana Montana Angler Fly Fishing Headwaters Guide Service King's Motel Flatline Outfitters Big Timber Fly Fishing Montana Fly Fishing Guides, LLC Montana...Read more

Gender Equity and Fly Fishing

Few co-ed sports or activities exist free of sexual tension. If social scientists are correct in their assertion that humans dwell on sex, in some form, six to 10 times an hour, few co-educational activities escape this human tendency for mischief, miscommunication and wanton reveries of the mind...Read more