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Head Shots

May 18, 2015

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Been fishing lately on the Provo River warming up this years Fly Fishing Frenzy.  This will mark the Fifteenth aniversiary of the us buddies getting together for a week to fly fish.  This year will be epic fishing up in Idaho and Montana.  Here are the pics from this last weeks spoils from the Provo.

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Lower Provo River Fishing Report

May 16, 2014

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I have fished the Lower Provo River over a dozen times the past month and have had some amazing success. For numbers of fish your best bet is to stick with nymphs and for larger fish the streamer bite is hot. The water levels have slowly increase so it is running very high but don’t […]

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Week of Pics

May 5, 2014

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Fly Fishing the Provo River has been very good lately.  Here are some pics from this past week.  

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Best I’ve seen it

April 21, 2014

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Provo River Brown Trout

This spring on the Provo River I have had the best streamer fishing I’ve ever experienced.  The water levels are great right now and the temps are perfect.  I have been trying to get up on the river in the very early mornings to beat the crowds and target those big boys that come out […]

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Fishing High Water

May 28, 2013

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Here in Utah the water like in most areas right now is raging and is very hard to fish or at least people think it is hard to fish.  One of the main rivers in Utah the Provo River is a tail water and the flows are controlled by the dams at Jordanelle and Deer Creek.   […]

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Browns are Browns

June 18, 2012

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A few weeks ago we had our annual Frenzy trip up to Idaho and Montana where we landed some awesome fish.  We fished mostly streamers hunting for big aggressive trout.  When I got home I was convinced that the Brown trout up north are more aggressive.  A couple days after being home I was having withdrawals from […]

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Lower and Middle Provo River Fishing Report

May 1, 2012

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Spring is coming to an end even though the weather is trying to keep it here.  We have had a up and down weather pattern over the last few weeks which is typical for spring in Utah.  There have been great reports of awesome BWO hatched on the Lower Provo.  Hatches are coming off depending […]

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This fish doesn’t belong on this river

March 20, 2012

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Fat Rainbow Trout on the Provo River

I have fished the Lower Provo River my whole life and have caught many many fish on this section. I have seen a handful of colorful fat rainbow trout over the years but nothing like this fish. I hadn’t been fishing for a few weeks so Dave Hancey and I decided to take the afternoon […]

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Provo River Fishing Report

February 2, 2012

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Here is a quick river report from Kyle Brooks on the Lower Provo River.  I met Kyle a bit ago when I went up to Falcons Ledge for a fly tying retreat.  Kyle is an amazing fly tier and a great still water fisherman. River Report: Weather: 40 degrees and sunny. I fished the section […]

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River Report

December 7, 2011

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Ogden River and Weber River – The Ogden River is still fishing pretty hot but the water is very low. Most productive patterns are egg and very small midges. The Ogden browns love the black zebra midge so have a handful with you just in case you get caught up in the pesky over hanging […]

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Happy Video Monday / Provo River Update

November 7, 2011

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Here are a couple of vids that will start your week off right.  Marc Crapo from No Sports Allowed has a great review on a William Joseph Coastal Backpack and Collin Carlson from Finpusher tying up some Provo Hookers.  Man those Hookers look good…. Provo River Update Fishing Report for the Provo River for last week.  The […]

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Fishing Report

October 19, 2011

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So, I have heard from a number of different sources that the fish are getting active and aggressive.  Here is a quick river report on some of the rivers. Weber and Ogden Rivers: The Ogden River is running at good levels and is somewhat clear. You can’t go wrong with 18-20 black zebra midges. Your usual suspects […]

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Provo River Reports

August 15, 2011

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We don’t write many reports for the Provo River but have heard a lot of good things about the different sections so I wanted to share.   Lower Provo River: I haven’t fished for a week or so but have heard from many that PMD’s are coming off mid day.  You will see major PMD […]

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Evening Caddis Hatch

August 1, 2011

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Last Wednesday night I hit the lower Provo River for a caddis hatch.  The video pretty much tells it all but I ran out of time on the camera to give a little wrap up.  It was one of the best nights on the lower Provo River in a couple years.  I can’t really put […]

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Redemption!!

June 18, 2011

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I couldn’t leave the taste in my mouth of the last time I was on the Provo River so I went up early Friday morning and was set on landing a fish.  I was only there for about an hour but I dominated.  I had 6 fish on and landed them all.  The nicest fish of the […]

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Lower Provo River Report

June 16, 2011

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I don’t give many reports but I went out fishing on the Lower Provo River and wanted to vent some frustration and give a report on the water level and fishing.  The water level is a bit above what the mid summer flows are usually.  The Clarity right now is good as long as you stay […]

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BWO’s

March 14, 2011

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Love the Provo River in March!!!

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Picture of the Week

December 15, 2010

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I have always loved this picture, it is of one of my favorite brown trout ever caught on the Provo River.  I know I have shared this many times but every fall I find myself finding this picture and admiring the colors.

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One Hour on the Provo River vol 2

December 14, 2010

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I have not been fishing much this fall compared to years past so I have been trying to get on the water even if it is 30 min.  I hit the Provo River a few days ago and was only there for about an hour.  I figured this was a sequel to the first video I did […]

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Winter on the Provo River

December 4, 2010

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Picture of the week.  Winter fishing on the Provo River.

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