Archives for May, 2009

Fishing the Channels on Montana’s General Stream Opener

For us, it’s always a countdown to the 3rd Saturday in May because it marks MT’s General Stream Opening Day, which means the famous “Channels” section of the Madison, right behind the Ranch, can be fished.  Dan Larson had the following report on opening day… With sunny upper 70’s and no wind, we geared up…

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The Mother’s Day Caddis Hatch is on!

As the water temps hit 55 degrees at noon today (Saturday, May 11th) the MASS HATCH began!!! The Mother’s Day Caddis Hatch is officially in action on the Lower Madison.   Although the Hatch was on, the bite was slow.  With the sporadic cloud cover a few heads looked up to dries.  A couple of nice…

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