Fishing The Hexagenia (Hex) Hatch-Spinner Fall

This large fish was caught during the hex hatch in June of 2014. A 24 or 25 inch brown trout.

This post was last updated on November 15th, 2014 at 05:31 pm Fishing the Hexagenia or Hex hatch After Dark If you have never been on a river all night long fishing during the Hexagenia  limbata (hex) hatch, you have no idea what you have been missing your entire life. The Hexagenia or hex for short, … Read more

Fishing For Spawning Brown Trout

A large brown trout in the water

This post was last updated on October 7th, 2014 at 06:46 pm Catching Brown Trout In the Fall During Spawning Season Ah yes.. The best time of year to haul in trophy sized brown trout! The one chance you have to see many of these beautiful fish visible in shallow water. These trout will begin their … Read more

Mouse Fly Patterns and Streamer Fly Patterns for Trout

The best Mouse fly patterns for fly fishing trout at night

This post was last updated on August 7th, 2021 at 09:00 pmNight fishing for trout is an extreme amount of excitement, but what flies are the best for this? Well I have compiled a list of some of my best night fishing for trout flies. These include several mouse fly patterns and streamer fly patterns … Read more

The New World Record Brown Trout From New Zealand

new zealand world record brown trout

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

Brown trout in a river, subspecies of brown trout, brown trout subspecies, different types of brown trout

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

Fishing The South Fork of the Snake River in Idaho

A cutbow, or a rainbow cutthroat hybrid on the south fork of the snake river in Idaho.

This post was last updated on August 26th, 2014 at 12:08 amSouth Fork of the Snake River in Idaho The South fork of the snake river starts in southeast Idaho at palisades dam. It flows out of Yellowstone national park, goes through about 50 miles of Wyoming and dumps into palisades reservoir. At the start … 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

Fly fishing Streamers Vary your retrieve to catch more trout

Different streamer fishing retrieves for trout

This post was last updated on May 20th, 2014 at 01:39 amFly Fishing Streamers, Changing up your retrieve to catch more fish We have all had those days where you know the conditions are perfect for fishing with streamers. The clouds are blocking the sun, the water is slightly stained to keep the fish less … 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

Fishing Techniques

A late Fall Brown trout in southeast idaho on the snake river

This post was last updated on February 26th, 2015 at 03:59 amModern Fishing Methods for the Brown Trout There are a variety of ways to fish for the brown trout.  Fly Fishing The most popular way to hook  the Brown trout is fly fishing. The brown trout is a wary and difficult fish to catch. … Read more

Terrestrials: Hoppers, Ants and Beetles – Trout Food Items

grasshopper for brown trout fishing

This post was last updated on January 14th, 2016 at 11:43 pmTerrestrials- Hoppers, Ants and Beetles I am not sure why brown trout, and trout in general love terrestrials (insects that are not spending part of their life cycle in the water) so much. I suppose it could be that they only get to eat … Read more