Posts Author: Rick Smith

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Report July 20, 2017

Several years ago, a friend of mine that has guided on the Henry’s Fork for more than twenty years showed me a fly that he insinuated was a silver bullet when it came to fooling difficult fish on...

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Report July 6, 2017

I am writing this report just a half hour after coming home from a very interesting morning on the Railroad Ranch section of the Henry’s Fork.  I arrived at the Log Jam parking lot at...

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Report June 25, 2017

I just got back to Idaho from a two week fishing trip to Japan where I experienced some spectacular fishing for Japan’s native trout the Yamame, the Jewel of Japan, and the Iwana, a Japanese char...

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Report May 24, 2017

Salmonflies!  Salmonflies!  Salmonflies!    Let the madness begin.  The adult bugs showed up in force on Sunday and I must say it has been a pretty impressive hatch...

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Report May 17, 2017

You know what they say! If you like/don’t like the Idaho weather just wait five minutes it will change.  After treating us to five days of beautiful Spring weather at the beginning...

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Report May 8, 2017

April was a lion of a month weather wise but May has come in as gentle as a lamb.  Over the years I have come to look forward to the months of April and October with great anticipation....

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Report April 26, 2017

It's late April and after a long winter we locals look forward to some nice spring weather and some of our favorite fishing of the entire year.  A weekend trip to Idaho Falls teased...