Reports for Yellowstone

Yellowstone Lake and River below Fishing Bridge

June 23, 2021 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Yellowstone Park is closed to fishing until Memorial Day. The west side of the Park where the Firehole, Gibbon and Madison Rivers are located are the best bet for dry fly angling. Nymphs always work as long as they are size 8 and smaller. Yellowstone Lake is also fishing well near the rocky points and rock structures along the shoreline from Sedge Bay to West Thumb. Streamers and sinking lines or sink-tip fly lines help get those streamers in the zone and in front of some very nice Yellowstone cutthroat!! The Yellowstone River opens in the upper reaches below Fishing... View Article

Lamar, Slough, Soda Butte, and Pebble

June 23, 2021 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Yellowstone Park opened to angling in most areas of the Park Memorial Day weekend. North Fork Anglers does sell 3 Day, 7 Day and Annual Yellowstone Park fishing licenses for your convenience, as well as Wyoming Game and Fish Resident and non-Resident Daily and Annual Fishing Licenses. As of this report, Slough Creek and Soda Butte Creeks are coming down. water quality and fishing conditions are good. Golden stones, salmonflies, large caddis and some early PMD’s are being seen. The upper meadow section has a lot of angler traffic, not so much in the Slough Creek campground and lower section.... View Article

Madison, Gibbon, and Firehole YNP

June 23, 2021 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

These reported waters are fly fishing only. North Fork Anglers sells Yellowstone National Park fishing licenses for your convenience. FLOWS – Madison at West Yellowstone – 377;  Firehole at Madison Junction – 268; Gibbon River at Madison Junction – 108. Water conditions are good on the west side of Yellowstone. Size 20 BWO’s, size 18 PMD’s and size 14-18 caddis are recommended as are small pheasant tails, copper Johns, Prince nymphs, hares ears, tan or black North Fork Specials, size 10-20 on the nymphs. Small streamers in the Firehole and Gibbon. One can go larger on the streamers and nymphs... View Article