Montana Fly Fishing Blog | Fins & Feathers of Bozeman
Our Blog
Fins & Feathers Thanksgiving Week Update

Fins & Feathers Thanksgiving Week Update

Nov, 21 2018

Black Friday Sale! Huge deals on fly fishing gear after Thanksgiving. Tying Classes - Our December class is currently full but we still have openings in both of our other scheduled classes. Happy Thanksgiving tomorrow! We would like thank everyone…

Read Article
New Patagonia Cold Weather Gear in Your Bozeman Fly Shop

New Patagonia Cold Weather Gear in Your Bozeman Fly Shop

Nov, 19 2018

Cold weather is setting in here in Bozeman and it has us thinking about how we can stay warm while winter fishing. Luckily, our recent Patagonia order has answered that question for us. New cold weather products that have arrived…

Read Article
Black Friday Sale | Bozeman Fly Shop

Black Friday Sale | Bozeman Fly Shop

Nov, 18 2018

Black Friday Sale here at Fins & Feathers’ Bozeman fly shop is sure to be THE fly fishing HQ this November 23-25th! We don’t mess around with “loss-leaders,” limited size runs, and basement goodies when we host a Holiday Sale!…

Read Article
Wild And Scenic Rivers Act 50th Anniversary

Wild And Scenic Rivers Act 50th Anniversary

Nov, 17 2018

The Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, which passed on October 2nd by President Johnson, is designed to protect rivers in the United States from dams and other development is celebrating its 50th birthday this year. A huge mile marker when…

Read Article
Orvis Superfine Glass Review

Orvis Superfine Glass Review

Nov, 16 2018

Glass fly rods are historic and provide a feel that is difficult to match with any newer rod technology. Fiberglass rods are generally heavier and slower action than any graphite rod on the market. Glass is more difficult to cast…

Read Article
11/14 MGTU Meeting Recap

11/14 MGTU Meeting Recap

Nov, 15 2018

Last nights Madison-Gallatin Trout Unlimited meeting covered what the chapter has been up to and also was the annual Chili Throwdown. Many bowls of tasty chili were consumed and voted upon and surprisingly there was a tie for “Chili King”.…

Read Article
How to Fly Fish a Midge Hatch

How to Fly Fish a Midge Hatch

Nov, 13 2018

Midges are typically all the talk this time of year as blanket hatches will cover the Madison and Yellowstone rivers on cloudy, winter days. The midge life cycle is described as one that undergoes a complete metamorphosis. The majority of…

Read Article
How to Tie a Sparkle Minnow | Bozeman Fly Shop

How to Tie a Sparkle Minnow | Bozeman Fly Shop

Nov, 12 2018

The Sparkle Minnow is an interesting little pattern that does not have the appeal to anglers that many other streamers have. It is surprisingly simple and can be very productive especially on sunny days. The body and belly of this…

Read Article
The Orvis Hydros SL Reel

The Orvis Hydros SL Reel

Nov, 11 2018

The Orvis Hydros SL fly reel offers the full package full of features with very little not to dislike. Design At first glance it’s hard not to notice the unique and striking machining of the Hydos SL. Not only does…

Read Article
Staying Warm When Winter Floating Bozeman Montana

Staying Warm When Winter Floating Bozeman Montana

Nov, 10 2018

It's snowing, cold, windy, and fishing is slow. Sitting on a drift boat or raft tends to be unpleasant and remarkably uncomfortable in these conditions. How do you make a day like this bearable? Your Bozeman Fly Shop has the…

Read Article
RIO’s Fly Fishing Tips

RIO’s Fly Fishing Tips

Nov, 09 2018

Looking for a very simple way to add a little bit of weight to a streamer? RIO is providing us with a great tip that is easy, yet effective for getting just a little extra depth when fishing a light…

Read Article
Environmental Ballot Initiatives and Opposing Cash

Environmental Ballot Initiatives and Opposing Cash

Nov, 06 2018

Election Day brings on six western states with environmental ballot measures that would bring on huge changes in favor of preservation. Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Montana, Nevada, and Washington are the states that could potentially make the future of the western U.S. a…

Read Article

Store Categories

Clothing

Fly Tying

Accessories

Tenkara

Flies

Closeouts

Fly Rods

Fly Lines

Fly Reels

Waders

Wading Boots

Leaders & Tippet

packs & Vests

Shopping Cart

Item
Quantity
Price
Total:
Edit Cart Checkout