- Montana has granted some money for a cool project on the Big Hole and the Ruby Rivers. $400K has been committed to improving the populations of Arctic Grayling on the two fisheries.
- Montana closed the Smith River to floating a couple of weeks ago due to dangerous conditions. Not sure if it has been reopened. If you know, please post an update in the comments.
- Another reminder about the East Idaho Fly Tying expo, which takes place next week. Its a good event that benefits local fisheries. Check it out if you are in the area.
- Finally here is a pic from my initial foray to the Hank's Fork this year.
Saturday, April 12, 2008
Hitting the Links: Arctic Grayling Fever Edition
We finally reached 50 degrees here in Idaho Falls. It has been a frigid spring so far, with snowstorms in town more common than rain. That bodes well for the water year, of course. I made my first trip the Henry's Fork on Friday and got into a few well-fed rainbows (check out the photo at the end of the post). On to the links...