Madison Valley Ranch Blog

Catch Magazine

Have you heard of Catch Magazine, the online fly fishing e-zine?  If not, you might want to check it out.  They post amazing articles, fantastic films, and beautiful images from around the world.  It is a paid yearly subscription, but you won’t regret the $12. Brought to you by Brian O’Keefe and Todd Moen, the…

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Orvis Trout School at Madison Valley Ranch

As you might have read about here on the ol’ blog, we were chosen to host an Orvis Fly Fishing School here at MVR this month.  It was an awesome event.  To read more about the school, check out this posting on the Orvis News site.  We had so much fun!   Orvis Schools in…

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A Few Fish Pics from Today

Pretty rainbow caught on the Madison today!   Followed by a nice brownie.  

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20 Fly Fishing Films

The folks at Orvis news frequently scout out some great fishing movies and post them to their site. From tagging tarpon in Belize to trout fishing with a baby to bass in Botswana (wow), there’s something for everyone. Just don’t let your boss catch you at the desk…unless you work at a fly shop. Click…

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Simms ExStream Jacket

Living in Ennis, Montana, we are always looking for gear to get us through the winter months while we splash around in the Beartrap.  Simms has recently released their Fall 2014 lineup, and a certain jacket has caught my eye: the ExStream Jacket.  Looking forward to checking this out soon! It might be way too…

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Amazon Smile: Donate While Shopping

Most of us know about Amazon.com at this point in our web-centric lives.  But do you know about Amazon Smile? Amazon Smile donates 0.5% of the sale price on eligible purchases to a charity of your choosing.  Over one million charities have registered with Amazon Smile.  You use your standard Amazon.com log in information, and…

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Project Healing Waters

Have you heard about Project Healing Waters yet?  If not, this video will give you some insight to the amazing work they are doing with wounded veterans through fly fishing. For more information about volunteering or donating to Healing Waters, visit their website.

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2014 Ennis Fly Fishing Festival

Each year, the Madison River Foundation puts on an amazing event in the Ennis Fly Fishing Festival.  This year, the event is scheduled for Friday, August 29th and Saturday, August 30th and will be held at Peter T’s Park in front of Madison Valley Bank (if you drive through downtown Ennis, you can’t miss it!)….

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Orvis School at Madison Valley Ranch

We recently hosted a group of anglers for an Orvis Fly Fishing School, and thanks to Peter Kutzer from Orvis Adventures, it was a success!  Six new anglers flew in from across the US to learn the basics of fly fishing on the banks of the fabled Madison River, and they walked away with tips…

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Simms Catch of the Day

Southwest Montana is known as the mecca of fly fishing for a reason. Check out the Catch of the Day on the Simms website.  What a hog!! For more fish pics, check out MVR’s photo albums from recent guests, or Simms Catch of the Day site.

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