Fly Fishing Southeastern Wyoming

August 17, 2009 By: Marshall Cutchin

“One of the downs cost Patterson his right leg below the knee. Undaunted, he sports a prosthesis decorated with a trout motif – brown trout prominent on the front, rainbow less prominent on the back. ‘That’s because wild brown trout are the dominant fish in the North Platte,’ Patterson said.” Ray Sasser of the Dallas Morning News writes about the unspoiled southeast Wyoming and offers a glimpse into the life of fly shop owner Mike “Hack” Patterson.