Tippets: A Little Clarity, Late Summer Strategies, Give Trout a Break

August 26, 2013 By: Erin Block

  • Lingo varies by locale and species, and if you’re headed north for steelhead, make sure to brush up on definitions so that when your guide says you have a Bloody L, you’ll know you don’t need stitches. Via Fly Gal Ventures.
  • From time of day to parts of the stream, Kent Klewein dissects the best trout water to target in late summer.
  • In the hot reaches of the end of summer, give the fish a break, says Trout Unlimited. As some water restrictions go into effect, “This August is a great time to check out the fishing in some of our high mountain lakes,” Mark Aagenes said. “Trout in most of our streams need a break.” Via Great Falls Tribune.