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Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 6/10/2021

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 6/10/2021

Sunshine, wind and dry weather are in the forecast for the next several days, it feels more like mid July out there right now and less like mid June. The weekend weather outlook looks to be slightly cooler and Friday shows a chance of clouds and rain. Looking over the...

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 6/3/2021

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 6/3/2021

Hi friends! It feels like summer here in West Yellowstone. Weather has been very warm and sunny, and fishing around our area has been good to great on all of the usual early season haunts. Expect this trend to continue through the week, but also keep an eye on...

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 5/27/2021

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 5/27/2021

Welcome back everyone. It's been a while, but this week marks the beginning of our weekly fishing reports for this year. Memorial Day weekend also marks the opening of fishing season in Yellowstone Park and on Henry's Lake here in our area, giving anglers sudden...

Choosing the Right Reel for Trout Spey

Choosing the Right Reel for Trout Spey

The world of Spey gear is confusing.  It’s unfortunate, because I think that more people would be less intimidated, and be more excited to get into the 2-handed game if it wasn’t for all the odd lingo, seemingly mismatched tackle arrangements, line choices,...

Spring Angling & Lodging Packages

Spring Angling & Lodging Packages

The best kept secret in Big Sky Country Are you itching to get outside and get after some trout fishing this spring? Don’t forget that we have angling packages available throughout the year, but there is no greater value than the packages we offer in the early...

Winter-Run Steelhead – Olympic National Park, WA

Winter-Run Steelhead – Olympic National Park, WA

Fish for winter-run steelhead in the pristine waters of Olympic National Park with our good friends at Evergreen Outfitters, February 15-20, 2021. Winding through towering stands of Douglas Fir and Giant Spruce, the glacier-fed rivers of Washington's Olympic Penisula...

Keys ‘Cuda on Fly

Keys ‘Cuda on Fly

Although bonefish, permit, and tarpon fishing can be good throughout the winter in the Lower Florida Keys, some weeks can be plagued by cold fronts and cooler water temperatures resulting in slower fishing for the classic Slam species. By no means should that stop you...

Big Sky Anglers 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

Big Sky Anglers 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

Hello there and Happy Holidays from all of us here in Big Sky Anglers. We walked around the shop and picked out some of the best gifts we could find hoping to help you take away the guess work for that angler in your life. If you don't see something here, please give...

Argentina Travel Update – 11/19/2020

Argentina Travel Update – 11/19/2020

We have recently fielded a number of phone calls here at Big Sky Anglers asking about fishing in Argentina/Chile this upcoming 2020/21 season. The time is right for an update on travel to Argentina, including the Patagonia regions. Due to COVID related restrictions,...

Big Sky Anglers 2020 Demo Gear Sale

Big Sky Anglers 2020 Demo Gear Sale

Hi folks. The time has come to turn over some of our 2020 demo gear fleet. The list below represents what we have available, and we will be doing our best to update the list as items are sold. All of the items listed below have seen light use during the past 1 or 2...

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 10/29/2020

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 10/29/2020

Hello from West Yellowstone, MT - the Trout Capital of the World! The fishing season in Yellowstone Park ends this Sunday, and weather is looking good, so get it while you can! This historically marks the end of our own busy season, and as such this will be our last...

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 10/22/2020

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 10/22/2020

Hello from West Yellowstone, MT - the Trout Capital of the World! The big news on the horizon is the cold weather heading our way here in West Yellowstone, temperatures are predicted to dip below zero for a night or two, so bring all of your layers, hand warmers, hats...

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 10/15/2020

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 10/15/2020

This week brought on the true Fall weather and more is on it's way this weekend. Wind, cold and snow arrived in fashion on Monday coating the mountains and making everyone in West Yellowstone pretty darn excited about chasing brown and rainbow trout. Cold frosty...

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 10/08/2020

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 10/08/2020

Matt here, filling in for the J3 (Joe, Justin, and Jonathan) who are out and about guiding and fishing this week. Cliches aside, let's talk about the weather. The unseasonably warm and dry conditions have persisited since our last report, and that is effecting our...

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 10/01/2020

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report – 10/01/2020

Hello there from West Yellowstone - the Trout Capital of the World!  Last year, about this time, we were digging our drift boats out from under a 2 foot blanket of snow, which was the first of several storms that stretched into October.  Lows were well...

Product Spotlight – Scientific Anglers Sonar Leaders

Product Spotlight – Scientific Anglers Sonar Leaders

This year several of us here at Big Sky Anglers have absolutely fallen in love with Scientific Anglers’ Sonar Leaders for trout Spey (and other applications).  They have become our go-to “sink tip” option for 3wt and lighter Trout Spey rods, and for converting...

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report, 9/24/2020

Big Sky Anglers Weekly Fishing Report, 9/24/2020

Hello there from West Yellowstone - the Trout Capital of the World!  Fall is definitely in the air here at 6666 ft of elevation. Both the aspens and the brown trout are shades of green, gold, red and orange. While we are still seeing warmer afternoon temps, the...

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    It takes a special type of person to get fired up about a critter like this. Do you know this
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    If you show up at the shore of a lake to fish and this is going on, you had better
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    Opening day in the Park was a mix of flawless sunshine, sparse PMDs, friendly people, and some willing trout. Summer
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    Kyle from SC with a dandy while fishing with BSA guide Chris Daniel  @mt406shooter  ... The weather has been absolutely
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    A few of the guides got together last night and practiced their asado skills in the name of good times.
  • by bigskyanglers 3 weeks ago
    Adding custom engraving to a reel like the Tibor Riptide that will last a fishing lifetime (or 2, or 3)
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    Our recent hosted trip to Cuba aboard the JA III is still fresh in our memory bank. We are heading
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    Picture perfect. Enjoy the weekend, everyone.  #bigskyanglers   #tgif   #getoutside   #flyfishing   #thetotalexperience 
  • by bigskyanglers 4 days ago
    New Fishing Report It's feeling more like July than June at the moment and runoff seems to have peaked. The
  • by bigskyanglers 2 weeks ago
    Sawyer and his new Shorthair pup stoped by for a visit a few days ago. Does it get any better
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    Long time customer and good friend Luca  @luca .cousins2 with a beauty brown on the dry while fishing with BSA guide
  • by bigskyanglers 3 weeks ago
    ⚡ Fishing Report ⚡ Just in time for the YNP and Henry's Lake openers, and the appearance of the major
  • by bigskyanglers 2 weeks ago
    Mandatory Sphinx Mountain photo headed up the Madison Valley today. Things are greening up.  #bigskyanglers   #montanaflyfishing   #sphinxmountain   #getoutside 
  • by bigskyanglers 1 week ago
    Magic moments.  #dryfly   @bigskyanglers   #bigskyanglers  :  @jonheames  trout ninja:  @m .jonesflyfishing
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    Ron and Bruce from Massachusetts proved they can switch fishing gears without a problem. They got back from our recent
  • by bigskyanglers 2 weeks ago
    New Fishing Report Our weekly report is now live on the Blog. Link in Bio. If you'd like the report
  • by bigskyanglers 5 days ago
     @jonheames  with a solid bend in his fly rod. Most anglers would be surprised at how guides fight a fish
  • by bigskyanglers 6 days ago
    For 2021 we up the fly game here at BSA. We’ve brought in new jigs, streamers and our favorites -
  • by bigskyanglers 2 weeks ago
    First time fly anglers Nicole and Brian learned a ton, made some memories, and got hooked on a recent guided
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    It's always fun and rewarding to show a young person a fun day on the water.  #bigskyanglers   #takeakidfishing   #guidedfishing   #teach