Big Sky Anglers Fishing Report – May 28, 2020

Big Sky Anglers Fishing Report – May 28, 2020

The month of May has flown right on by, that's for sure, and it's certainly been like any other May we've known. Slowly but surely we are starting to find some added sense of normalcy. The fly shop is now OPEN daily from 9am to 5pm. As always, we are selling flies,...

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Big Sky Anglers Fishing Report – May 21, 2020

Big Sky Anglers Fishing Report – May 21, 2020

Hello there from West Yellowstone, MT - the Trout Capital of the World! We are starting to wrap our minds around what this season will look like, even though it seems to be changing by the day. The one thing we do know is that flexibility is key and at some point just...

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Thank You, Mr. Prine

Thank You, Mr. Prine

If you’ve ever worked in a fly shop, you’ll know that a good soundtrack makes the time go by a little easier in between customers, when restocking the fly bins and folding t-shirts is the order of busines. At Big Sky Anglers, we believe that great music leads to the...

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Argentina Fishing Report – Rio Grande Sea Trout

Argentina Fishing Report – Rio Grande Sea Trout

Dan Vogel, Steve Dixon, and I just finished a week of sea trout fishing on the Rio Grande River in Tierra Del Fuego.  At the very bottom of South America, TDF is an unbelievably unique, harsh, and beautiful place.  From the scenery, to the wildlife, to the wind, and...

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Fly box deal of the Century!

Fly box deal of the Century!

We are doing a late winter, pre season sale on fly boxes here in the shop.  If you're looking for a smoking deal on a fantastic fly box, look no further. This is a buy one, get one free deal on select fly boxes only available online! Click here to view the boxes....

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Chukar Camp

Chukar Camp

  The air was chilly and steam pushed out of my nose when I poked my head out of the sleeping bag.  The last memory from the evening before was watching the fly tying scene in Dan Bailey's fly shop from Rancho Deluxe on the canvas wall of our tent.  Technology...

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Argentina Fishing Report – Estancia Tecka

Argentina Fishing Report – Estancia Tecka

I have spent close to two decades fishing the waters that surround Estancia Tecka, but never experienced Tecka myself until this year.  Estancia Tecka is a massive 400,000+ acre ranch located between Esquel and Rio Pico in the Chubut Province of Argentina. Over the...

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The Lakes of Patagonia

The Lakes of Patagonia

Stillwater fishing with flies is, in some ways, the final frontier of fly fishing to the United States angler.  Our rivers get all the attention and most people’s romantic mental images of fly fishing are of standing waist-deep in a trout stream, making long casts to...

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12 Days of Christmas – Day Eleven – BSA Sili Pint Set

12 Days of Christmas – Day Eleven – BSA Sili Pint Set

The glass for the angler who can't have glass. You know they guy, or gal, who just has that uncanny knack for dropping things.  Why spill your beer and break the glass?  You don't have to any more!  The only problem is that you'll have a hard time getting this away...

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12 Days of Christmas – Day Nine – Echo Gecko Kids Kit

12 Days of Christmas – Day Nine – Echo Gecko Kids Kit

All of us here at BSA remember our first fly rod like it was yesterday.  For most of us who grew up in the 80's and 90's, Fenwick dominated the market with shorter fiberglass fly rods like the one my dad, Tom, built for me; I still use the 8'6" 5 wt. from time to time...

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