Not often do I get enough time to spend more than half of a day fishing in the Driftless Area, but over the weekend I was able to stay the night on a favorite trout stream in Vernon County. Brett had already been bouncing around creeks for a day before I had arrived and said the fishing … Continue reading
Sunday I headed to Grant County to get my Driftless fix, in hopes that I might find some caddis hatching despite the cloudy forecast. After poking around the earlier hours with a small streamer I only had one rainbow to show for it. As I moved around and waited for the sun to gain momentum … Continue reading
The last week or so the weather has finally started to resemble spring. Saturday morning Andrew and I geared up and headed for the Driftless to get our first fix of the year on small stream trout. Upon our arrival at the first creek we noticed the run-off had stained the water more than we … Continue reading
For the last few years Paradise Springs has kinda saved me from insanity during the long cold midwest winters. If winter temperatures are mild enough (around 20-30 degres fahrenheit) there are many places around the great lakes to chase steelhead and lake-run trout. If winters are like this one options dwindle down to mostly ice … Continue reading
Here are some Driftless Area shots from years past that may help some of you keep your sanity through the week. Enjoy!