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The hot days of summer are making their slow progression to fall, and with that come cooler nights, brilliant colors and revived trout. For those looking to lock in one more fly fishing adventure in 2020, the Rockies are a great option as flights are domestic and oftentimes, the destination can be reached by car. […]

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RIO Products’ Trout Fishing How To Videos

Trout season is in full-swing across the Rockies and Pacific Northwest, and the Southern Hemisphere’s season is only a few months away. To help anglers prepare for their time on the water, our good friends at RIO Products have produced a great selection of How To videos. See below for our favorite trout fishing videos. […]

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Never before have private-party buy-outs of small, high-quality fishing operations been in higher demand. After all, what could be better than a totally exclusive private-party fishing experience where the only people you will be sharing accommodations and meals with are the people you know and trust? To that end, we are sharing a list of […]

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2020 Rockies Open Destinations

Summer in the Rockies is about to start and that means long days, beautiful water, prolific hatches and hungry trout! For those ready to start planning their next fly fishing adventure, the Rockies are a great option in 2020, as flights are domestic and oftentimes, the destination can be reached by car. Below you’ll find […]

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Eastslope Adventures – 2021 Availability

Eastslope Adventures, Alberta In the heart of endless farm and ranch country in southwest Alberta lies an undiscovered area with impressively large trout, wide open country and very little angling pressure. It is in this area that Cam Jensen has set up his Eastslope Adventures. Eastslope Adventures guides a host of productive and unspoiled trout […]

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Video: Experience the Middle Fork

Middle Fork of the Salmon River, Idaho The most prolific and unspoiled westslope cutthroat trout fishery in the world, the Middle Fork of Idaho’s Salmon River offers what many consider the finest multi-day wilderness float trip in America. While the fly fishing is excellent throughout the season, the early season favors big white water, and […]

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Video: Out of Office

Our friends at Redington recently shared a great video showcasing the research of Anna Ortega, who studies the largest mule deer migration in North America. She is a researcher for the University of Wyoming, which means her office could be almost anywhere within the state. Enjoy!   For more information about Fly Water Travel’s destinations […]

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Video: Small Stream Fishing at Taylor River Lodge

Taylor River Lodge, Colorado Eleven Experience was created with a singular focus; to provide the world’s finest adventure-based luxury destinations for couples and families with children. To this end, their premier property in the Rockies for summertime activities is Taylor River Lodge. Located along a mile of semi-private water on the Taylor River and minutes […]

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Sage 2020 Trout Season

Our friends at Sage Fly Fishing recently released their 2020 Trout Season, featuring photos from around the Rockies, new products and written word by Fly Water Travel’s Pro Sales Manager Jesse Robbins. Click here to read the story “The Day Begins the Night Before” and see more. The Rockies are now open to anglers! For […]

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After three months of travel restrictions, many are ready for a quick getaway. The following is a compilation of destinations that are a short drive from the nearest airport, offer less than week-long packages, and are taking reservations for 2020. In addition to great fishing, they all have new operating policies to help ensure your […]

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Video: Sage Lodge Summer Activities

Sage Lodge, Montana Located in Montana’s Paradise Valley, Sage Lodge is an exceedingly comfortable year-round facility with two restaurants on-site and great access to the Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park and the private Paradise Valley spring creeks. Guests can choose from rooms within the main lodge or deluxe free standing homes that sleep up to […]

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Idaho is now open! In the midst of lost trips to faraway places, it has become evident that many of you are looking toward domestic options for your 2020 fly fishing adventure.  While most states across the west are still in various phases of closures, we can confidently now say that as of May 16, […]

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Henry’s Fork Lodge – Safety Process

Henry’s Fork Lodge: The news has spread that Idaho fishing is now open to non-residents, and we’re very excited to help anglers book memorable fly fishing experiences and to support our lodging and outfitting partners throughout the state. It’s no surprise, though, that some anglers are still wary about how they’ll stay safe once they […]

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Video – Kingfisher Lodge, Montana

Kingfisher Lodge, Montana  Cutting through the vast open hill-country of southeast Montana flows the fabled Bighorn River. With upwards of 4000 trout per mile and reliably stable year-round flows, the Bighorn has become a tailwater fishery by which others are measured. While high catch rates of fish in the 14 to 18-inch class form the […]

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El Rancho Pinoso: Too Good to be True

The setting is this: you are completely alone, standing knee deep in the tailout of a perfect trout pool, high in the San Juan Mountains of southern Colorado. The particular fish you’re targeting is rising in rhythm to rafts of mayfly duns floating downstream. You’re trying hard to remain calm while threading 5X tippet onto […]

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Trout School at Healing Waters Lodge in Ruby Valley, MT

Trout School at Healing Waters Lodge, Montana Healing Waters Lodge is an ideal location for a classic Montana fly fishing school. Owners Mike and Laura Geary are passionate, sincere and dedicated to their guests having the best educational experience possible. Students will have a varied curriculum that will bring together classroom time, guided drift boat […]

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New Destination – Madison Double R, Montana

Fly Water Travel is excited to introduce Madison Double R, one of our newest destinations in the Rockies. Madison Double R blends classic western themes with modern design and architecture, resulting in a high end experience on the iconic Madison River. Overview: The beautiful 3500 square foot lodge is comprised of two pods connected with […]

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Discount – Henry’s Fork Lodge, Idaho

Henry’s Fork Lodge, Idaho Imagine if you will a vast, crystal clear spring creek where the wild rainbows can be as easy or as challenging as you like. Then imagine 50 miles of river with countless water types, prolific hatches, and entire floats that rarely see anglers. And lastly imagine an elegant and understated lodge, […]

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Remaining Summer Availability – Bozeman Fishing Lodge, Montana

Bozeman Fishing Lodge, Montana Nestled in the heart of Bozeman’s historic downtown, Bozeman Fishing Lodge is your gateway to world class fly fishing, luxury accommodations and the opportunity to experience everything that this vibrant, western town has to offer. Jake and Laura Gryzb, owners and operators of Bozeman Fishing Lodge, want to share the incredible […]

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Angler’s West Trout School at Sage Lodge, Paradise Valley, MT

The Angler’s West Flyfishing Outfitters Trout School at Sage Lodge in Paradise Valley, Montana is the ultimate educational course to improve an angler’s trout fishing. Co-hosted by Angler’s West owner, outfitter and Sage Ambassador Matson Rogers and Fly Water Travel’s Pro Sales Manager Jesse Robbins, the school combines on-site instruction and education with on-the-water guided […]

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Sweetwater Guide School

Sweetwater’s Guide School is our top pick for anglers and aspiring guides to take their skills to the professional level. With the help of seasoned international guides, students will learn how to interact with clients, how to most effectively give instruction, and most importantly, how to consistently get anglers onto fish. Additionally, these schools will […]

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Sage On The Water Schools

Join renowned Spey casting instructor and Sage Ambassador Scott O’Donnell and his crew of die-hard steelhead guides at Speywater Lodge for four days of Spey instruction and steelhead fishing. Scott and his crew are master instructors and the Grande Ronde is the best place we know of to learn the art of Spey casting and […]

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Prime Availability – Linehan Outfitting Co., Montana

Linehan Outfitting Company – Libby, Montana The Kootenai River is one of the great undiscovered rivers of America. Located in the extreme, northwest corner of Montana, it is well off the radar screen for most fly fishermen. We work with the best outfitter in the region, Linehan Outfitting Company whose professionalism and hospitality bring a […]

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Prime Availability – Firehole Ranch, Montana

Firehole Ranch, Montana Strategically located on the secluded south shore of Hebgen Lake, sixteen miles from West Yellowstone, Montana, Firehole Ranch is one of the West’s premier guest ranches, catering to discerning fly fishers and nature enthusiasts alike. Firehole Ranch is minutes from some of the world’s most renowned blue ribbon fisheries, including the Madison […]

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Prime Availability – Middle Fork of the Salmon River, Idaho

The most prolific and unspoiled west slope cutthroat trout fishery in the world, the Middle Fork of Idaho’s Salmon River offers what many consider the finest multi-day wilderness float trip in America. The best fishing on the river is late June and most of July and again from mid August through September.  The June-August trips […]

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Prime Availability for Dry Flies! – Healing Waters Lodge, Montana

Healing Waters Lodge, Montana Healing Waters Lodge is in many ways the classic Montana fly fishing lodge. Located 1.5 hours from Bozeman in the heart of the Ruby River Valley, the lodge overlooks its own private pond where guests can enjoy an evening cocktail while watching trout rise peacefully to an evening hatch. Owner Mike […]

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Sage On The Water Trout School

The Sage On The Water Trout School is the ultimate educational course to improve an angler’s trout fishing. The school combines on-site instruction and education with on-the-water guided fishing, for a holistic approach to learning and improving your fly fishing for trout. The location – Sage Lodge in Paradise Valley, Montana – is paramount, offering […]

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South Fork of the Flathead – Roughing it in the Bob Marshall Wilderness

I feel privileged to manage Fly Water Travel’s destinations in the Rockies. I consider it a privilege because I truly love the Rockies and the beautiful trout fishing venues they offer. Professionally I keep an ongoing list of new places and rivers I hope to visit and fish. For years now, the South Fork of […]

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Prime Availability – Linehan Outfitting Co.

Linehan Outfitting Co., Montana The Kootenai River is one of the great undiscovered rivers of America. Located in the extreme, northwest corner of Montana, it is well off the radar screen for most fly fishermen. We work with the best outfitter in the region, Linehan Outfitting Company whose professionalism and hospitality bring a Montana fly […]

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Rare Availability for 2 at Primetime! – El Rancho Pinoso, Colorado

El Rancho Pinoso, Colorado Hidden within Southern Colorado’s San Juan Mountains is a valley so beautiful that you will marvel at its perfection. With 970 acres, two fully restored historic cabins, a herd of elk and three miles of fabulous fly fishing flowing through it all, it is a place that will inspire all who […]

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