Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout

Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout, Snake River Fine Spotted

This post was last updated on May 6th, 2014 at 08:52 pmYellowstone Cutthroat Trout History and Facts ( Oncorhynchus clarkii bouvieri) The Yellowstone cutthroat is obviously a native to Yellowstone National park area, but it is also common throughout much of Wyoming, Montana, Idaho and small areas in Utah and Arizona. There are significant efforts in … Read more

Lahontan Cutthroat

Lahontan Cutthroat Trout

This post was last updated on April 24th, 2015 at 04:39 pmThe Lahontan Cutthroat Trout Species (Oncorhynchus clarki henshawi) The Lahontan Cutthroat was originally from a large ancient lake known as lake lahontan in NV. The lake during the last ice age fractured into many smaller lakes in the great basin. Some examples of these lakes … Read more

Westslope Cutthroat Trout

This post was last updated on May 2nd, 2014 at 07:54 pmWestslope Cutthroat Trout (Oncorhynchus clarki lewisi) The Westslope Cutthroat trout is not a terribly large species. Its  average size  is 6 to 16 inches, depending on habitat, but very rarely exceed 18 inches. This is a species of concern because of its hybridization with the … Read more

Greenback Cutthroat Trout

Greenback Cutthroat

This post was last updated on October 9th, 2014 at 04:26 pm Scientists believe that the greenback cutthroat trout probably evolved in the Yellowstone and Green river basin over the course of 2 million years. Their natural ancestors, Oncorhynchus, would have migrated there from the Snake and Columbia River basins (the current home of the … Read more

Coastal Cutthroat Trout

Coastal Cutthroat

This post was last updated on April 8th, 2014 at 05:35 pmThe Coastal Cutthroat Trout Species (Oncorhynchus clarkii clarkii) The coastal Cutthroat Similar to salmon and steelhead spend most of their lives in the ocean. They will make an annual migration from their preferred area in the sea, to a particular river or stream to spawn. … Read more

The New World Record Brown Trout From New Zealand

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This post was last updated on September 24th, 2014 at 05:51 pmIn March of 2013 there was a monster brown trout caught in New Zealand, this giant weighed in at 42 pounds 1 oz, crushing the previous record by almost a full pound! There was a lot of talk and rumors flying around about the … Read more

Sub Species of Brown Trout and the Differences in Size and Coloration

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This post was last updated on August 6th, 2021 at 03:06 pmThe Brown trout has a few various scientific names, including Salmo trutta morpha trutta, Salmo trutta morpha fario and Salmo trutta morpha lacustris.  “Morph or morpha” means that there are more than one phenotype in the populations of a particular brown trout sub species. In other words, these were at one time … Read more

Brown Trout Fishing in Michigan

Brown trout fishing in Michigan.

This post was last updated on April 8th, 2014 at 05:02 pmBrown Trout Fishing in Michigan The state of Michigan has a lot of fishing opportunities available. Brown trout fishing is better than average.  Perhaps it is most well known for it Salmon fishing on the great lakes, or maybe the Walleye fishing on lake … Read more

Brown Trout Spawning and Breeding habits

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This post was last updated on September 1st, 2021 at 09:31 pmBrown Trout Spawning, Breeding and Migration Habits Brown Trout Migration: Brown Trout are anadromous Which means they naturally want to ascend into rivers from the sea to spawn. Since most rivers are landlocked here in the US the fish still cannot fight the instinct … Read more

Tiger Trout – The Brown Trout Brook Trout Hybrid

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This post was last updated on July 31st, 2021 at 11:05 pmThe Tiger Trout Explained What is a Tiger Trout? A terrific specimen of a tiger trout. The Brown trout does not usually breed with other trout. If they do they will their offspring will no have the ability to reproduce. On rare occasions the … Read more