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Yellowstone River Report 1/19/2022

Date: 01/19/2022

The Yellowstone is not your best winter option. Watch out for the extreme winds this week as well. If you do win the wind battle don't expect to pick many fish...

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Yellowstone River Report 1/15/2022

Date: 01/15/2022

The Yellowstone is not your best winter option. Watch out for the extreme winds this week as well. If you do win the wind battle don't expect to pick many fish...

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Yellowstone River Report 1/12/2022

Date: 01/12/2022

The Yellowstone is not the best option in the winter. If you nymph, I would use Pat's Rubberlegs, Lightning Bugs, Caddis Larvae, and Zebra Midges. That being said, swinging some small sculpin...

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Yellowstone River Report 1/8/2022

Date: 01/08/2022

Windy. Cold. Icy. The Yellowstone is not the best option in the winter. If you nypmh, I would use Pat's Rubberlegs, Lightning Bugs, Caddis Larvae, and Zebra Midges. That being said, swinging some...

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Yellowstone River Report 1/4/2022

Date: 01/04/2022

Windy. Cold. Icy. The Yellowstone is not the best option in the winter. If you nypmh, I would use Pat's Rubberlegs, Lightning Bugs, Caddis Larvae, and Zebra Midges. That being said, swinging some...

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Yellowstone River Report 12/24/2021

Date: 12/24/2021

Windy all week in Livingston. Big surprise. I'd head somewhere else. The Yellowstone is not the best option in the winter with nypmhing being the only consistent option to catch fish (mostly...

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Yellowstone River Report 12/22/2021

Date: 12/22/2021

Windy all week in Livingston. Big surprise. I'd head somewhere else. The Yellowstone is not the best option in the winter with nypmhing being the only consistent option to catch fish (mostly...

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Yellowstone River Report 12/19/2021

Date: 12/19/2021

Windy all week in Livingston. Big surprise. I'd head somewhere else. The Yellowstone is not the best option in the winter with nypmhing being the only consistent option to catch fish (mostly...

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Yellowstone River Report 12/16/2021

Date: 12/16/2021

Windy all week in Livingston. I'd head somewhere else. The Yellowstone is not the best option in the winter with nypmhing being the only consistent option to catch fish (mostly whitefish)...

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Yellowstone River Report 12/13/2021

Date: 12/13/2021

Windy all week in Livingston. I'd head somewhere else. The Yellowstone is not the best option in the winter with nypmhing being the only consistent option to catch fish (mostly whitefish)...

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Yellowstone River Report 12/10/2021

Date: 12/10/2021

The Yellowstone is not the best option in the winter with nypmhing being the only consistent option to catch fish (mostly whitefish). I would use Pat's Rubberlegs, Lightning Bugs, Caddis Larvae...

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Yellowstone River Report 12/7/2021

Date: 12/07/2021

The Yellowstone is not the best option in the winter with nypmhing being the only consistent option to catch fish(mostly whitefish). I would use Pat's Rubberlegs, Lightning Bugs, Caddis Larvae, and...

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Yellowstone River Report 11/30/2021

Date: 11/30/2021

Nymphing is about the only thing you can do this time of year on the Yellowstone. You might see a few fish rising here and there to midges but don't...

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Yellowstone River Report 11/27/2021

Date: 11/27/2021

Nymphing is about the only thing you can do this time of year on the Yellowstone. It can be pretty frustrating catching mostly whitefish even in the best looking trout...

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Yellowstone River Report 11/15/2021

Date: 11/15/2021

With colder weather coming around the Yellowstone is not the best option for fishing. Streamer fishing is probably starting to shut down a bit but you never know. Nymphing with a...

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Yellowstone River Report 11/13/2021

Date: 11/13/2021

With colder weather coming around the Yellowstone is not the best option for fishing. Streamer fishing is probably starting to shut down a bit but you never know. Nymphing with a...

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Yellowstone River Report 11/6/2021

Date: 11/06/2021

Streamers are the call right now on the Yellowstone if you are looking for quality over quantity. Still been pretty on and off but bigger dungeons and gongas have been...

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Yellowstone River Report 11/3/2021

Date: 11/03/2021

Streamers are the call right now on the Yellowstone if you are looking for quality over quantity. Still been pretty on and off but bigger dungeons and gongas have been...

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Yellowstone River Report 10/25/2021

Date: 10/25/2021

Streamers are the name of the game if you want to catch fish on the Yellowstone. Throw some big articulated flies for a chance at catching a truly quality Montana...

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Yellowstone River Report 10/22/2021

Date: 10/22/2021

The Yellowstone is a good option if you are looking to throw streamers all day otherwise is the whitefish show unfortunately. You may see some fish up on BWOs on...

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Yellowstone River Report 10/14/2021

Date: 10/14/2021

The Yellowstone has been hit or miss this last week. With this cold weather we should start to see more bugs on the water and hopefully some trout rising to...

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Yellowstone River Report 10/9/2021

Date: 10/09/2021

The Yellowstone has been hit or miss this last week. With this cold weather we should start to see more bugs on the water and hopefully some trout rising to...

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Yellowstone River Report 10/7/2021

Date: 10/07/2021

The Yellowstone has been hit or miss this last week. With this cold weather we should start to see more bugs on the water and hopefully some trout rising to...

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Yellowstone River Report 10/4/2021

Date: 10/04/2021

The Yellowstone has been a bit difficult at the moment but look for that to change soon with cold weather rolling in. The colder temps will help the streamer bite...

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Yellowstone River Report 9/29/2021

Date: 09/29/2021

Nymphing has been the method of choice in the past week due to the warm weather and sunny days, but cooler and cloudier weather is in the forecast. On the...

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Yellowstone River Report 9/26/2021

Date: 09/26/2021

Nymphing has been the method of choice in the past week due to the warm weather and sunny days, but cooler and cloudier weather is in the forecast. On the...

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Yellowstone River Report 9/22/2021

Date: 09/22/2021

Attractor dries such as Low Rider Stones or Para Wulff's will get fish here and there but overall the dry fly fishing has slowed down significantly. Some good droppers include lightning...

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Yellowstone River Report 9/16/2021

Date: 09/16/2021

The dry fly bite has slowed down quite a bit over the last few days. You may see a few fish rising and might be able to trick a few...

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Yellowstone River Report 9/14/2021

Date: 09/14/2021

The dry fly bite has slowed down quite a bit over the last few days. You may see a few fish rising and might be able to trick a few...

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Yellowstone River Report 9/10/2021

Date: 09/10/2021

The Yellowstone River fishing restrictions have been lifted. Anglers can now once again fish all day. Flows are still unseasonably low so check these good fishing handling/fighting tactics, Heat and...

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Yellowstone River Report 9/2/2021

Date: 09/02/2021

The Yellowstone River fishing restrictions have been lifted. Anglers can now once again fish all day. Flows are still unseasonably low so check these good fishing handling/fighting tactics, Heat and...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/29/2021

Date: 08/29/2021

The Yellowstone River fishing restrictions have been lifted. Anglers can now once again fish all day. Flows are still unseasonably low so check these good fishing handling/fighting tactics, Heat and...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/27/2021

Date: 08/27/2021

The Yellowstone River fishing restrictions have been lifted. Anglers can now once again fish all day. Flows are still unseasonably low so check these good fishing handling/fighting tactics, Heat and...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/24/2021

Date: 08/24/2021

The Yellowstone River fishing restrictions have been lifted. Anglers can now once again fish all day. Flows are still unseasonably low so check these good fishing handling/fighting tactics, Heat and...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/21/2021

Date: 08/21/2021

The entire Yellowstone River from the Yellowstone National Park boundary to Laurel is on Hoot Owl fishing restrictions. Hoot Owl restrictions means no fishing between 2 pm and midnight every...

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Yellowstone River Report 8/17/2021

Date: 08/17/2021

The entire Yellowstone River from the Yellowstone National Park boundary to Laurel is on Hoot Owl fishing restrictions. Hoot Owl restrictions means no fishing between 2 pm and midnight every...

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