Grey Reef Fly Fishing-A Whole Lot of Winter

It’s definitely been a different winter for us in Alcova, Wyoming.  We have had some degree of snow cover since mid-December and it just keeps coming!  Granted the plowing and shoveling is starting to get a little old, we are happy for the snow and most importantly the snowpack in the upper drainage.  With several areas in the great state… Read More

North Platte Fishing Report

Fishing has been great this past week on all three tailwaters! We got a break from the wind the past few days, but have gotten some snow. Despite the weather the fishing was great yesterday! A tan streamer was the ticket! Miracle Mile has been fishing consistently well these past few weeks, unfortunately the road has been not as good…. Read More

Fishing Report for Grey Reef, Miracle Mile and Fremont Canyon

Well, our little spot in the world continues to be mostly cloaked in white.  No complaints from our guide crew, as we are hoping for some good runoff and full reservoirs this summer!  Keep it coming… Grey Reef is floatable from Grey Reef Dam to Government Bridge.  It’s always a nice treat to be able to throw a boat on… Read More

Grey Reef Anglers

Without question nymphing is the most productive way to catch fish on Grey Reef, Miracle Mile and Fremont Canyon.  On days nothing else seems to get em’, a standard North Platte nymph rig will.  The question is, “what’s the standard?”.  We get a whole lot of folks coming in to the shop assuming they have to be in constant contact… Read More

North Platte Fishing Report

Happy New Year! We hope everyone had a safe and fun holiday! So far the start of 2016, like the weeks before it, has been cold. That will change in the coming days though, with highs in the upper 30’s predicted. Definitely some good days to get out and catch your first fish of 2016. Don’t forget to get a… Read More

Gray Reef Flushing Flows Explained

Like clock work, every spring, Gray Reef sees a 7-10 day increase in flows.  A collaboration of efforts by Wyoming Game and Fish, University of Wyoming, Wyoming Fly Casters and the Bureau of Reclamation-this increase in flow plays a vital role in the self sustaining Grey Reef trout population.  That being said, there always seems to be a degree of… Read More