What began as a dubious endeavor turned out to be a great day on the Arkansas River.
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An unexpected midge hatch yields some great March dry fly fishing.
The urge could be ignored no longer. The lengthening days, the return of bird song, the first of the year’s weeds greening and pushing through the still brown, dormant lawn. It was time to consign winter to the dustbin and admit that spring is in the air.
It’s Wednesday. Take a few minutes and watch this. It’ll set your day right.
The day started full of hope and aspiration……
Riley Donavan met with Irv Brody to produce a short film on the success of the Khan Academy math program at the Chaffee County Boys and Girls club in Salida.
After a spring of low flows, now is the time to cast flies high and dry.
This time of the year, stoneflies are uppermost on an angler’s mind.
An afternoon trip to the river yields two fish, a broken rod, and a lot of hot air.
What is happening above the surface of the river can tell the angler much about what is happening below.
Anticipation of a day on the river is as much a part of the experience as catching a fish.
Our latest PSA to help the community work through some tough spring challenges.
In New Zealand, water might circle the drain the un-American way, but do the fish behave the same way as their northern counterparts?
When it comes to fishing, ‘decent’, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder.
Following a hand-drawn map, we find out way through the mud to a perfect, hidden high country stream.
Sometimes when fishing the real fun is had sitting in the back eddies and shady spots, watching time float by.
Elie Wiesel wrote the play, “The Trial of God”, based on an event he witnessed in the Auschwitz concentration camp…
Charles Newcomb and the Salida SteamPlant Events Center collaborated on July 4, 2012 to show a video “fireworks display” in Riverside Park…
Is the object of a day on the river really to catch as many fish as possible?
A windy day floating the Ark with dry flies leaves plenty of time to think of other things.