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Yellowstone River Report 9/18/2022

Date: 09/18/2022

The Yellowstone has a decent mud plug moving through it right now. This will damper the fishing until it starts to clear again in a couple days or so. If...

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Yellowstone River Report 9/14/2022

Date: 09/14/2022

The Yellowstone is looking great but fishing has been tough recently. Hopper action has slowed with the cool weather. Nymph with a pats rubber leg size #10 to #12 in...

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Yellowstone River Report 9/10/2022

Date: 09/10/2022

The Yellowstone is looking great but fishing has been tough recently. The hopper bite will be good in the afternoons but likely slow in the morning with this cold weather...

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Yellowstone River Report 9/6/2022

Date: 09/06/2022

The Yellowstone is about as clear as we have seen it this year as of today. Fishing should be pretty darn good particularly in the mornings with nymphs and streamers...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/29/2022

Date: 08/29/2022

The Yellowstone is currently clearing up but is still green/chalky. Fishing will be tough for maybe another day or two but should pick back up again. If you do go...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/26/2022

Date: 08/26/2022

The Yellowstone is currently very muddy. A large mud plug is moving through the river and will probably be affected for the next few days at the least. If you...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/24/2022

Date: 08/24/2022

The Yellowstone is fishing well with hoppers, ants, beetles when the water is clear. There is a small plug of silt running through the stone right now but could possibly...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/22/2022

Date: 08/22/2022

The Yellowstoen is starting to come into terrestrial shape. Time it right and the fish are very eager to come up for the hopper. The early morning to mid afternoon...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/17/2022

Date: 08/17/2022

The Yellowstone is starting to get warm down low. Above town is starting to fish really well. The mud plug has finally moved through and should be fishing well again. Still...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/15/2022

Date: 08/15/2022

The Yellowstone is starting to get warm down low. Above town is starting to fish really well. Still a lot of whitefish getting tricked into eating nymphs but nice trout as...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/10/2022

Date: 08/10/2022

The Yellowstone is starting to get warm down low. Above town is starting to fish really well. Still a lot of whitefish getting tricked into eating nymphs but nice trout as...

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Yellowstone River Report 7/26/2022

Date: 07/26/2022

The Yellowstone has finally started fishing again. Still a lot of whitefish getting tricked into eating nymphs but nice trout as well, large ones at that. Still don't expect fantastic...

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Yellowstone River Report 7/23/2022

Date: 07/23/2022

The Yellowstone is finally clearing up. Don't expect fantastic dry fly action but the fish should be eating nymphs and streamers at a decent clip. Rubberlegs, lightning bugs, perdigons, dead-drifted...

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Yellowstone River Report 7/20/2022

Date: 07/20/2022

The Yellowstone is now a green color. Definitely a good amount of sediment still pumping through the system. Don't expect fantastic dry fly action but the fish should be eating...

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Yellowstone River Report 7/19/2022

Date: 07/19/2022

The Yellowstone is now a green color. Definitely a good amount of sediment still pumping through the system. Don't expect fantastic dry fly action but the fish should be eating...

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Yellowstone River Report 7/17/2022

Date: 07/17/2022

The stone is still cranking mud however it's getting closer every day. Should be getting there in the next week or two. Fish are being caught right now we...

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Yellowstone River Report 7/11/2022

Date: 07/11/2022

Mud is still pumping on the stone. Reports say about a foot of visibility. Fish can be caught though. Anglers are reporting a couple trout per trip and a hefty...

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Yellowstone River Report 7/8/2022

Date: 07/08/2022

The 'Stone is still full of sediment but the passage of time is providing some clarity. That being said the river is still extremely muddy due to the flooding and...

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Yellowstone River Report 7/5/2022

Date: 07/05/2022

The river is still high and muddy at the moment. The Yellowstone is open again but many of the fishing access sites are closed. Be sure to check the FWP restrictions...

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Yellowstone River Report 6/29/2022

Date: 06/29/2022

The river is still high and muddy at the moment. The Yellowstone is open again but many of the fishing access sites are closed. Be sure to check the FWP restrictions...

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Yellowstone River Report 6/26/2022

Date: 06/26/2022

The river is still high and muddy at the moment. The Yellowstone is open again but many of the fishing access sites are closed. Be sure to check the FWP restrictions...

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Yellowstone River Report 6/24/2022

Date: 06/24/2022

We send the best to all of the folks who have been affected by the flooding along the Yellowstone. The Yellowstone is currently closed to all recreating until further notice...

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Yellowstone River Report 6/20/2022

Date: 06/20/2022

We send the best to all of the folks who have been affected by the flooding along the Yellowstone. The Yellowstone is currently closed to all recreating until further notice...

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Yellowstone River Report 6/14/2022

Date: 06/14/2022

We send the best to all of the folks who have been affected by the flooding along the Yellowstone. The Yellowstone is currently closed to all recreating until further notice...

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Yellowstone River Report 6/7/2022

Date: 06/07/2022

The Yellowstone is running high and muddy. There are better options until the Stone drops quite a bit.  Salmonfly Dries Shop Nymphs Fins & Feathers is a full-service Bozeman fly...

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Yellowstone River Report 6/2/2022

Date: 06/02/2022

The Yellowstone is running high and muddy. There are better options until the Stone drops quite a bit.  Salmonfly Dries Shop Nymphs Fins & Feathers is a full-service Bozeman fly...

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Yellowstone River Report 5/31/2022

Date: 05/31/2022

The Yellowstone is running high and muddy. There are better options until the Stone drops quite a bit.  Salmonfly Dries Shop Nymphs Fins & Feathers is a full-service Bozeman fly...

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Yellowstone River Report 5/27/2022

Date: 05/27/2022

The Yellowstone is running high and muddy. There are better options until the Stone starts to drop again.  Salmonfly Dries Shop Nymphs Fins & Feathers is a full-service Bozeman fly...

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Yellowstone River Report 5/26/2022

Date: 05/26/2022

The Yellowstone is jumping up and un-fishable the next couple days. There are better options until the Stone starts to drop again.  Salmonfly Dries Top 5 Mother's Day Caddis Shop Nymphs...

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Yellowstone River Report 5/22/2022

Date: 05/22/2022

The Yellowstone is on its way down and clearing rapidly. Fishing will likely be good the next few days if this trend continues. Streamer fishing will be a good option but...

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Yellowstone River Report 5/18/2022

Date: 05/18/2022

The Yellowstone has officially blown out. It is running brown and will not be the most productive fishing opportunity until it starts to clear up.Salmonfly Dries Top 5 Mother's Day Caddis...

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Yellowstone River Report 5/16/2022

Date: 05/16/2022

The Yellowstone is a good green color and is fishing well. Nymphing should be solid this week until it starts to get high and dirty again.  Dry fly fishing is good...

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Yellowstone River Report 5/13/2022

Date: 05/13/2022

The Yellowstone is a good green color and is fishing well. Nymphing should be solid this week with high flows flushing bugs down the river. Streamer fishing has been hit...

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Yellowstone River Report 5/9/2022

Date: 05/09/2022

The Yellowstone is still a bit off color but is coming back down right now and should fish good this week. Nymphing should be solid this week with high flows...

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Yellowstone River Report 5/6/2022

Date: 05/06/2022

The Yellowstone has gained a good bit of color over night. Fishing will be pretty tough until it clears up a bit. Nymphing has been the most effective with Rubberlegs, Prince Nymphs...

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Yellowstone River Report 5/4/2022

Date: 05/04/2022

The Yellowstone has been getting better and better. The best fishing has been up in Paradise Valley. The construction you will encounter up river from Livingston however is awful. Nymphing has been...

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