Yellowstone River
Yellowstone River

Yellowstone River Report 3/17/2019

Mar, 17 2019

The lower Yellowstone will start to clear up if the warmer temperatures stick around but the area just below the park will provide some good fishing opportunities. The area around Gardiner has been a lot warmer than here and the Yellowstone River has been pretty ice free for a few miles below…

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Yellowstone River Report 3/11/2019

Mar, 11 2019

The lower Yellowstone will stay pretty icey for a while but the area just below the park will provide some good fishing opportunities. The area around Gardiner has been a lot warmer than here and the Yellowstone River has been pretty ice free for a few miles below Yellowstone Park. The…

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Yellowstone River Report 3/5/2019

Mar, 05 2019

The area around Gardner has been a lot warmer than here and the Yellowstone River has been pretty ice free for a few miles below Yellowstone Park. The fish will be eating stonefly nymphs, midge pupas and general stuff like Copper Johns and Pheasant Tails. Clusters and emergers will both…

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Yellowstone River Report 2/28/2019

Feb, 28 2019

Oddly enough, the the area around Gardner has been a lot warmer than here and the Yellowstone River has been pretty ice free for a few miles below Yellowstone Park. The fish will be eating Stonefly Nymphs, Midge Pupas and general stuff like Copper Johns and Pheasant Tails. There could…

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Yellowstone River Report 2/25/2019

Feb, 25 2019

Very rough weather around Livingston for the next week or so. Slush and ice will be an issue. Consider the Livingston area spring creeks for a better experience or just tying flies.

 

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Yellowstone River Report 2/20/2019

Feb, 20 2019

Temperatures will be a little better around Livingston with saturday being the warmest. Temps will still be uncomfortable for fishing. Slush and ice will be an issue. There might be a few hours here and there in the Gardiner area just below YNP that will be worth tossing around a stonefly…

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Yellowstone River Report 2/18/2019

Feb, 18 2019

Temperatures will be a little better around livingston but still are not warm slush and ice will be an issue. There might be a few hours here and there in the Gardiner area just below YNP that will be worth tossing around a stonefly nymph or midge pupa combo. Other…

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Yellowstone River Report 2/14/2019

Feb, 14 2019

Temperature will be a little better the next few days but slush and ice will be an issue. There might be a few hours here and there in the Gardiner area just below YNP that will be worth tossing around a Stonefly Nymph /Midge Pupa combo. Other than that, consider the…

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Yellowstone River Report 2/11/2019

Feb, 11 2019

Temperature will be a little better the next few days but slush and ice will be an issue. The best bet will be the Livingston area spring creeks.

 

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Yellowstone River Report 2/6/2019

Feb, 06 2019

With temperatures plunging into the negatives, slush and ice will be an issue. The best bet will be the Livingston area spring creeks.

 

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Yellowstone River Report 2/4/2019

Feb, 04 2019

With temperatures plunging into the negatives, slush and ice will be an issue. The best bet will be the Livingston area spring creeks.

 

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Yellowstone River Report 2/2/2019

Feb, 02 2019

The Yellowstone is not going to be the best fishing option in the Bozeman area. The best stretches of the Stone will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including stonefly nymphs, midge pupas, San Juan Worms and small mayfly…

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Yellowstone River Report 1/25/2019

Jan, 25 2019

The Yellowstone is not going to be the best fishing option in the Bozeman area. The best stretches of the Stone will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including stonefly nymphs, midge pupas, San Juan Worms and small mayfly…

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Yellowstone River Report 1/19/2019

Jan, 19 2019

The Yellowstone will not be a horrible option but it has been a while since we have heard any recent reports. The best areas right now if you head to the Stone will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations…

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Yellowstone River Report 1/15/2019

Jan, 15 2019

The Yellowstone will not be a a horrible option after the slightly warmer weather that we have had. Wind looks like it should stay down in the Livingston area for the next few days as well. The best areas right now if you head to the Stone will probably be…

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Yellowstone River Report 1/8/2019

Jan, 08 2019

The Yellowstone will not be a great option after this very cold weather. The best areas right now if you head to the Stone will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including stonefly nymphs, midge pupas, San Juan worms…

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Yellowstone River Report 1/4/2019

Jan, 04 2019

The Yellowstone will not be a great option after this very cold weather. The best areas right now if you head to the Stone will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including stonefly nymphs, midge pupas, San Juan worms…

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Yellowstone River Report 12/31/2018

Dec, 31 2018

The Yellowstone will not be a great option after this very cold weather. The best areas right now if you head to the Stone will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including stonefly nymphs, midge pupas, San Juan worms…

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Yellowstone River Report 12/28/2018

Dec, 28 2018

The Yellowstone has not been a bad fishing option recently. It might freeze up again with the upcoming colder weather. The best areas right now will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including stonefly nymphs, midge pupas, San Juan…

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Yellowstone River Report 12/26/2018

Dec, 26 2018

The Yellowstone has not been a bad fishing option recently. It might freeze up again with the upcoming colder weather. The best areas right now will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including stonefly nymphs, midge pupas, San Juan…

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Yellowstone River Report 12/23/2018

Dec, 23 2018

The Yellowstone has not been a bad fishing option recently. It might freeze up again with the upcoming colder weather. The best areas right now will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including stonefly nymphs, midge pupas, San Juan…

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Yellowstone River Report 12/21/2018

Dec, 21 2018

The Yellowstone has not been a bad fishing option. It might freeze up again with the upcoming colder weather. The best areas right now will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including stonefly nymphs, midge pupas, San Juan worms…

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Yellowstone River Report 12/19/2018

Dec, 19 2018

The Yellowstone is thawing out nicely. The best areas right now will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including stonefly nymphs, midge pupas, San Juan worms and small mayfly nymphs. Deep back eddies and slow, deep runs will have…

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Yellowstone River Report 12/17/2018

Dec, 17 2018

The Yellowstone is thawing out nicely. The best areas right now will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including stonefly nymphs, midge pupas, San Juan worms and small mayfly nymphs. Deep back eddies and slow, deep runs will have…

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Yellowstone River Report 12/15/2018

Dec, 15 2018

The Yellowstone is thawing out nicely. The best areas right now will probably be mid valley and upstream towards the YNP boundary. Nymphing will be most productive with combinations including Stonefly nymphs, Midge Pupas, San Juan Worms and small Mayfly nymphs. Deep back eddies and slow, deep runs will have…

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Yellowstone River Report 12/13/2018

Dec, 13 2018

The Yellowstone is slushy and unfishable for the most part. The area spring creeks will be the best option.

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Yellowstone River Report 12/11/2018

Dec, 11 2018

The Yellowstone is slushy and unfishable for the most part. The area spring creeks will be the best option.

Fins & Feathers is a full-service Bozeman fly shop and Montana fly fishing outfitter. Yellowstone River fly fishing trips are available year-round with our Bozeman fly fishing guides.

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Yellowstone River Report 12/8/2018

Dec, 08 2018

The Yellowstone is slushy and unfishable for the most part. The area spring creeks will be the best option.

Fins & Feathers is a full-service Bozeman fly shop and Montana fly fishing outfitter. Yellowstone River fly fishing trips are available year-round with our Bozeman fly fishing guides.

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Yellowstone River Report 12/6/2018

Dec, 06 2018

The Yellowstone is slushy and unfishable for the most part. The area spring creeks will be the best option.

Fins & Feathers is a full-service Bozeman fly shop and Montana fly fishing outfitter. Yellowstone River fly fishing trips are available year-round with our Bozeman fly fishing guides.

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Yellowstone River Report 12/4/2018

Dec, 04 2018

The Yellowstone is now fishing pretty slow which will likely continue throughout the winter. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1pm and 4pm. If you do see fish up a small parachute adams and a Griffiths Gnat will be a good go to. Streamer fishing will be a long shot…

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Yellowstone River Report 12/2/2018

Dec, 02 2018

The Yellowstone is now fishing pretty slow which will likely continue throughout the winter. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1pm and 4pm. If you do see fish up a small parachute adams and a Griffiths Gnat will be a good go to. Streamer fishing will be a long shot…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/30/2018

Nov, 30 2018

The Yellowstone is now fishing pretty slow which will likely continue throughout the winter. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1pm and 4pm. If you do see fish up a small parachute adams and a Griffiths Gnat will be a good go to. Streamer fishing will be a long shot…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/28/2018

Nov, 28 2018

The Yellowstone is now fishing pretty slow which will likely continue throughout the winter. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1pm and 4pm. If you do see fish up a small parachute adams and a Griffiths Gnat will be a good go to. Streamer fishing will be a long shot…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/26/2018

Nov, 26 2018

The Yellowstone is now slower for the winter. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. If you do see fish up a small parachute adams and a Griffiths Gnat will be a good go to. Streamer fishing will be a long shot with how cold the water…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/23/2018

Nov, 23 2018

The Yellowstone is definitely slowing down. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. If you do see fish up a small parachute adams and a Griffiths Gnat will be a good go to. Streamer fishing will be a long shot with how cold the water has been. Nymphing…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/19/2018

Nov, 19 2018

The Yellowstone is definitely slowing down. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. If you do see fish up a small parachute adams and a Griffiths Gnat will be a good go to. Streamer fishing will be a long shot with how cold the water has gotten…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/16/2018

Nov, 16 2018

The Yellowstone is definitely slowing down. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. If you do see fish up a small parachute adams and a Griffiths Gnat will be a good go to. Streamer fishing will be a long shot with how cold the water has gotten…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/14/2018

Nov, 14 2018

The Yellowstone is definitely slowing down. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. BWO activity is decreasing rapidly and is pretty much over. If you do see fish up a small parachute adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute might trick them but the fish are…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/12/2018

Nov, 12 2018

The Yellowstone is definitely slowing down. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. BWO activity is decreasing rapidly and is nearly over. If you do see fish up a small parachute adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute might trick them but the fish are…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/10/2018

Nov, 10 2018

The Yellowstone is definitely slowing down. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. BWO activity is decreasing rapidly and is nearly over. If you do see fish up a small parachute adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute might trick them but the fish are…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/8/2018

Nov, 08 2018

The Yellowstone is definitely slowing down. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. BWO activity is decreasing rapidly and is nearly over. If you do se fish up a small parachute adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute might trick them but the fish are…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/5/2018

Nov, 05 2018

The Yellowstone has been fishing well. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. BWO activity has been good and we have been fooling fish with small parachute adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. Streamer fishing has still been hit or miss. Nymphing is a really good bet…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/3/2018

Nov, 03 2018

The Yellowstone has been fishing well. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. BWO activity has been good and we have been fooling fish with small parachute adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. Streamer fishing has still been hit or miss. Nymphing is a really good bet…

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Yellowstone River Report 11/1/2018

Nov, 01 2018

The Yellowstone has been fishing decently well with some folks saying they did great and others struggling. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. BWO activity has been good and we have been fooling fish with small parachute adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. Streamer fishing…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/30/2018

Oct, 30 2018

The Yellowstone has been fishing decently well with some folks saying they did great and others struggling. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4pm. BWO activity has been good and we have been fooling fish with small parachute adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. Streamer fishing…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/28/2018

Oct, 28 2018

The Yellowstone has been fishing decently well with some folks saying they did great and others struggling. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4. BWO activity has been good and we have been fooling fish with small adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. Streamer fishing has…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/25/2018

Oct, 25 2018

The Yellowstone has been fishing decently well with some folks saying they did great and others struggling. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4. BWO activity has been good and we have been fooling fish with small adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. Streamer fishing has…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/22/2018

Oct, 22 2018

The Yellowstone has been fishing decently well with some folks saying they did great and others struggling. The consensus is that fishing has been best between 1 and 4. BWO activity has been good and we have been fooling fish with small adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. Streamer fishing has…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/20/2018

Oct, 20 2018

The Yellowstone has still been fishing well. The fishing may be slower in the morning until the water warms up a little around noon or one. BWO activity has been good and we have been fooling fish with small adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. Streamer fishing has still been hit or miss…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/17/2018

Oct, 17 2018

The Yellowstone has still been fishing well. The fishing may be slower in the morning until the water warms up a little around noon or one. BWO activity has been good and we have been fooling fish with small adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. Streamer fishing has still been hit or miss…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/15/2018

Oct, 15 2018

The Yellowstone has still been fishing well. The fishing may be slower in the morning until the water warms up a little around noon or one. BWO activity is getting really good and we have been fooling fish with small adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. Streamer fishing has still been hit…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/12/2018

Oct, 12 2018

The Yellowstone has still been fishing well. The fishing may be slower in the morning until the water warms up a little around noon or one. BWO activity is getting really good and we have been fooling fish with small adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. We have heard very good…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/9/2018

Oct, 09 2018

The Yellowstone has still been fishing well. The fishing may be slower in the morning until the water warms up a little around noon or one. BWO activity is getting really good and we have been fooling fish with small adams and the BWO Quill Gordon Parachute. Streamer fishing has still been…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/7/2018

Oct, 07 2018

The Yellowstone has still been fishing well. The fishing may be slower in the morning until the water warms up a little around noon or one. Purple Para Wulffs and Parachute Adams have been producing as the BWO activity is getting really good. Streamer fishing has still been hit or miss…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/5/2018

Oct, 05 2018

The Yellowstone has still been fishing well. The fishing may be slower in the morning until the water warms up a little around noon or one. Purple Para Wulffs and Parachute Adams have been producing as the BWO activity is getting really good. Streamer fishing has still been hit or miss…

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Yellowstone River Report 10/2/2018

Oct, 02 2018

The Yellowstone has still been fishing well. Purple Para Wulffs and Parachute Adams have been producing as the BWO activity is getting really good. Streamer fishing has still been hit or miss but reports have been a bit more on the positive side. Natural colors like black and olive have been moving…

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Yellowstone River Report 9/29/2018

Sep, 29 2018

The Yellowstone has been fishing very well. Purple Para Wulffs and Parachute Adams have been producing as the BWO activity is getting really good. Streamer fishing has still been hit or miss but reports have been a bit more on the positive side. Natural colors like black and olive have been…

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Yellowstone River Report 9/27/2018

Sep, 27 2018

The Yellowstone has been fishing very well. The weather the next few days will be nice in Livingston cooler temps today and some rain and cloudy conditions throughout. Purple Para Wulffs and Parachute Adams have been producing as the BWO activity is getting really good. Streamer fishing has still been…

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Yellowstone River Report 9/23/2018

Sep, 23 2018

Flows on the Yellowstone are sitting at 1,880 cfs and slowly on the drop. The weather the next few days will be nice in Livingston cooler temps today and some rain and cloudy conditions throughout the week. Ants and Purple Para Wulffs have been producing expect the BWO hatch to…

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Yellowstone River Report 9/20/2018

Sep, 20 2018

Flows on the Yellowstone are sitting at 1,920 cfs and slowly on the drop. The weather the next few days will be nice in Livingston cooler temps today but highs back in the high 70's the next two days. Ants and Purple Para Wulffs have been producing expect the BWO…

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Yellowstone River Report 9/16/2018

Sep, 16 2018

Flows on the Yellowstone are sitting at 2,040 cfs and slowly on the drop. The weather the next few days will be nice in Livingston with high temperatures in the mid 70's today but much cooler and rainy by Wednessday. Hoppers, ants, and Purple Para Wulffs have been producing. Hoppers…

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Yellowstone River Report 9/13/2018

Sep, 13 2018

Flows on the Yellowstone are sitting at 2,130 cfs and slowly on the drop. The weather the next few days will be nice in Livingston with high temperatures back down around 70 degrees and partly cloudy conditions. Hoppers, ants, and Purple Para Wulffs have been producing. Hoppers are beginning to…

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Yellowstone River Report 9/9/2018

Sep, 09 2018

Flows on the Yellowstone are sitting at 2,210 cfs and slowly on the drop. The weather this week will be nice in Livingston this week with high temperatures back down around 70 degrees starting Tuesday. Hoppers, ants, and Purple Para Wulffs have been producing. Streamer fishing has still been hit…

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Yellowstone River Report 9/7/2018

Sep, 07 2018

Flows on the Yellowstone are sitting at 2,230 cfs and on the drop. The weather this week will be a bit warmer in Livingston with highs in the mid 80's for the next few days. Expect hoppers and ants purple Para Wulffs have been producing. Streamer fishing has still been hit…

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Yellowstone River Report 9/4/2018

Sep, 04 2018

Flows on the Yellowstone are sitting at 2,330 cfs and on the drop. The weather this week will be a bit warmer in Livingston with highs in the upper 80's Thursday and Friday. Expect hoppers and ants . Ants and beetles should also work. Streamer fishing has still been good. Natural…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/30/2018

Aug, 30 2018

Flows on the Yellowstone are now back down to 2,690 cfs. The weather this week will be below 80 degrees and expect some showers tonight in Livingston. Reports form the Yellowstone have been good for the most part the last few days. Expect hoppers to turn back on as the…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/28/2018

Aug, 28 2018

Flows on the Yellowstone are riding at 2,870 cfs which is a slight bump as a result from the precipitation. This may dump in some color but it should still fish just fine. If this happens and you're stuck in a plug throw an olive zonker. The weather this week will…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/22/2018

Aug, 22 2018

Reports form the Yellowstone have been good for the most part the last two days. As a result of the cold weather that moved in a few days ago the great hopper fishing that we had been getting came to an unfortunate hault. The positive aspect of this is that…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/20/2018

Aug, 20 2018

It’s hopper season on the Yellowstone, and it’s the best we’ve seen in years. The best fishing has been up high (above and just below Yankee Jim Canyon) and again below Livingston. The middle of Paradise Valley has been fishing slower because of slow water and low oxygen levels. Try…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/18/2018

Aug, 18 2018

It’s hopper season on the Yellowstone, and it’s the best we’ve seen in years. The best fishing has been up high (above and just below Yankee Jim Canyon) and again below Livingston. The middle of Paradise Valley has been fishing slower because of slow water and low oxygen levels. Try…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/15/2018

Aug, 15 2018

It’s hopper season on the Yellowstone, and it’s the best we’ve seen in years. The best fishing has been up high (above and below Yankee Jim Canyon) and below Livingston. The middle of Paradise Valley has been fishing slower because of slow water and low oxygen levels. Try starting out…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/14/2018

Aug, 14 2018

The flow on the Yellowstone is up to 4,030 cfs after a precipitation event late last night. It looks like some color has been added to the river. Fishing may slow until this pushes through. Fishing has been pretty fun over here with a variety of patterns working. Double-dry-fly rigs…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/12/2018

Aug, 12 2018

Pretty fun fishing over here with a variety of patterns working. Double-dry-fly rigs -- I like a hopper followed by a Royal Wulff or Purple Haze -- have been fishing really well throughout the day. The hopper bite continues improving. Some size 16 mayflies and equally-sized caddis are hatching. The…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/9/2018

Aug, 09 2018

The Yellowstone is clear again and fishing well. The hopper bite is turning on. Smaller sizes in tan, yellow and pink have been working best. Try trailing a Purple Haze, Royal Wulff or beadhead nymph behind a hopper or Chubby Chernobyl. If the trout are holding deep, nymph them out…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/7/2018

Aug, 07 2018

The Yellowstone is clear again and fishing well. The hopper bite is turning on. Smaller sizes in yellow and pink have been working best. Try trailing a Purple Haze, Royal Wulff or beadhead nymph behind a hopper or Chubby Chernobyl. If the trout are holding deep, nymph them out with…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/6/2018

Aug, 06 2018

The Yellowstone has been fishing really well. Flows are at 4,710 cfs which is a minor bump from yesterday, possibly causing a little bit of color to enter the river. The recent rainstorms have put a couple mud plugs in the Yellowstone River. As of Saturday morning, the first plug…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/4/2018

Aug, 04 2018

The recent rainstorms have put a couple mud plugs in the Yellowstone River. As of Saturday morning, the first plug was around Livingston. The river was clear in Paradise Valley but another plug was making its way through the park from the Lamar Valley. If you find yourself caught in…

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Yellowstone River Report 8/2/2018

Aug, 02 2018

The Yellowstone River flows are currently at 5,120 cfs and fishing well. Dry fly fishing has been good using attractor patterns like micro chubby's and stimulators. Hoppers have started to get fish up and a lot of success has been found dropping large mayfly nymphs like lightning bugs, lil' spankers, and pheasant…

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Yellowstone River Report 7/31/2018

Jul, 31 2018

The Yellowstone River reopened July 29th at 9pm. Flows are currently at 5,350 cfs and fishing well. Dry fly fishing has been good using attractor patterns like micro chubby's and stimulators. Hoppers have started to get fish up and a lot of success has been found dropping large mayfly nymphs…

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Yellowstone River Report 7/29/2018

Jul, 29 2018

The Yellowstone River will remain closed until further notice from Mayor’s Landing to Sheep Mountain, due to an ongoing search & recuse mission. Recreational fishing and floating are not allowed through that section at this time. The public is encouraged to stay away. Further details can be found at the…

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Yellowstone River Report 7/27/2018

Jul, 27 2018

The Yellowstone River keeps getting better. Fish any way you prefer. Throw dry flies throughout the day -- big attractors, mayflies and caddis. Hoppers are making some noise, moreso downstream of Livingston. The hopper bite isn't quite there but should turn on pretty soon. Nymphing a Pat's Rubberlegs and a…

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Yellowstone River Report 7/23/2018

Jul, 23 2018

The Yellowstone River is hitting its stride. Flows are down to 6510 cfs in Livingston. Hoppers are starting to make noise around the banks, especially downstream of town. Nymphing in the afternoon has been the most productive method of fishing. Try using Pat's Rubberlegs, Lightning Bugs and Yellow Sally nymphs.…

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Yellowstone River Report 7/18/2018

Jul, 18 2018

Flows on the Yellowstone are currently at 7,450 CFS at Livingston and. 6640 CFS at Corwin Springs.  The river has been fishing well mid day and into the evening. The mornings have been on the slower side, so take your time getting out to the river and enjoy that morning…

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Yellowstone River Report 7/16/2018

Jul, 16 2018

Flows on the Yellowstone are currently at 7,800 CFS.  The river has been fishing well mid day and into the evening. The mornigs have been on the slower side. Nymphing has still been the best bet. Rubberleggs, Hares Ears, Lightning Bugs, Yellow Sallies, soft hackles and Copper Johns have all…

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Yellowstone River Report 7/13/2018

Jul, 13 2018

The Yellowstone has been gradually returning to it's old form with todays flows at 8,940 cfs. The weather today and tomorrow will be hot and sunny but sunday the hight will be below 80 degrees. One day it will fish fantastic and the next will be a little more difficult.…

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Yellowstone River Report 7/11/2018

Jul, 11 2018

The Yellowston has been gradually returning to it's old form. One day it will fish fantastic and the next will be a little more difficult. The river is still high but has been staying clear. The best reports have been coming from the folks who were willing to spend a…

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Yellowstone River Report 7/7/2018

Jul, 07 2018

The Yellowstone River is starting to fish decently well. Flows are down to 9,070 cfs in Livingston. These flows are still a bit higher than optimal but it's getting close to dropping to a good level. Salmonflies have made their way above Yankee Jim Canyon and into Yellowstone National Park.…

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Yellowstone River Report 7/4/2018

Jul, 04 2018

The Yellowstone is on the drop again and water color is great with just over a foot of visibilty. The flows are now 10,000 cfs in Livingston and the fishing gets real good around 9,000 cfs. Weather for this week in Livingston will be partly cloudy with high temps around…

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Yellowstone River Report 7/2/2018

Jul, 02 2018

The Yellowstone is on the drop again and water color is great with just over a foot of visibilty. The flows are now 10,800 cfs in Livingston and the fishing gets real good around 9,000. Weather for this week in Livingston will be partly cloudy with high temps around 80…

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Yellowstone River Report 6/30/2018

Jun, 30 2018

The Yellowstone is on the drop again so hopefully it might be fishable in a few more days. The flows are now 12,000cfs in Livingston and the fishing gets real good around 9,000. Be ready with big black Rubberlegs and Buggers, Prince Nymphs, Soft Hackles and San Juan Worms. Salmon…

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Yellowstone River Report 6/25/2018

Jun, 25 2018

The Yellowstone is again on the ddecline and now flowing at 14,800 cfs. Don't expect to fish this river until it is around 10,000 cfs. Today through Wednesday looks to be warm and sunnhy but expect more rain Thursday and Friday. Be ready with big black Rubberlegs and Buggers, San…

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Yellowstone River Report 6/19/2018

Jun, 19 2018

The Yellowstone is again flowing at above 19,800 cfs. Don't expect to fish this river until it is around 10,000 cfs. Tomorrow looks like it will be nice but expect more rain into the weekend. Be ready with big black Rubberlegs and Buggers, San Juan Worms and dark colored Soft…

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Yellowstone River Report 6/17/2018

Jun, 17 2018

The Yellowstone is now flowing at 14,800 cfs. Don't expect to fish this river until it is around 10,000 cfs. Monday and Tuesday look like they will be very wet which may again delay the drop in flows. Be ready with big black Rubberlegs and Buggers, San Juan Worms and…

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Yellowstone River Report 6/15/2018

Jun, 15 2018

The Yellowstone is now flowing at 15,100 cfs. Don't expect to fish this river until it is around 10,000 cfs. This weekend looks like it wil be very wet which may briefly delay the drop in flows. Be ready with big black Rubberlegs and Buggers, San Juan Worms and dark…

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Yellowstone River Report 6/13/2018

Jun, 13 2018

The Yellowstone is now flowing at 13,500 cfs and dropping. Don't expect to fish this river until it is around 10,000 cfs. If the river keeps dropping like it has been, it may only be a few more days. Be ready with big black Rubberlegs and Buggers, San Juan Worms…

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Yellowstone River Report 6/11/2018

Jun, 11 2018

The Yellowstone is now flowing at 18,500 cfs and dropping. Don't expect to fish this river until it is around 12,000 cfs. If you are going to be in the area, consider one of the pay to play spring creeks or lakes.

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Yellowstone River Report 6/3/2018

Jun, 03 2018

The Yellowstone is now flowing just below 20,000 cfs right now and dropping. Don't expect to fish this river until it is around 12,000 cfs. If you are going to be in the area, consider one of the pay to play spring creeks or lakes.

Fins & Feathers is a full-service…

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Yellowstone River Report 5/30/2018

May, 30 2018

The Yellowstone is flowing at around 30,000cfs right now and dropping slightly. Maybe the it's peaked if we don't get too much rain but the river is still unfishable none the less. If you are going to be in the area, consider one of the pay to play spring creeks…

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Yellowstone River Report 5/29/2018

May, 29 2018

The Yellowstone is flowing at around 30,000cfs right now. Depending on who you talk to, some say it may have peaked on Sunday, others say the next day or two. The river is unfishable none the less. If you are going to be in the area, consider one of the…

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Yellowstone River Report 5/25/2018

May, 25 2018

The flow on the Yellowstone is now at 26,600 cfs in Livingston. If you are going to be in the area consider one of the private spring creeks in Paradise Valley or some private lakes in the area.

Fins & Feathers is a full-service Bozeman fly shop and Montana…

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