Rock Creek Rocks!

June 21, 2014. I think I’ve found my favorite river. People asked me that all last year, but I could never narrow it down to just one river…until now. At least at this particular place in time. We rafted about a 15-mile section on a...
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Rock Creek

Mr. MacLean and Me

June 20, 2014. My husband Florian and I met David Hufman at the Grizzly Hackle Fly Shop in Missoula this morning. I had the pleasure of fishing with David last October under very different conditions on the Blackfoot. The Clark Fork ended up being too...
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Double Bow

Back Where I Belong

June 19, 2014. It’s been six months since I’ve been on the road in my camper, and I’ve missed it a lot – more than you’ll ever know! The writing for my 52 Rivers book is nearly completed – all 52 chapters. Now I’m working...
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Big Sky Wyoming

Back at Cheesman

South Platte River

April 1, 2014. I really needed a day on the river.  I wanted to hear the whistle of the wind, feel the warmth of the sun as I sat on a boulder, see the red-tailed hawks and flickers and get renewed. And so I headed...
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Blue Skies at the Blue

Blue River

March 10, 2014. With the 10-Mile Mountain range as a backdrop, I climbed large snow drifts to get access to the Blue River just below the dam in Dillon. The difference in the river’s flow from last year at this time and this year was...
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Ten-Mile Range

Today's +/Δ


Not the Real Thing

  + Saw an eagle Δ Didn’t see an eagle.

This Week's Guide

Joe Sowerby

Looking Forward

The Smith River in Montana was the 38th river on my itinerary. Had I been able to float this river,...
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In Other Words

Emerald Ash Borer

Bad News

Pine beetles have been bad enough for the forests of Colorado. Now we have the emerald ash borers (EAD) to...
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