Tippets: Visiting Montana, Floatant Test, Stopped by Sound

May 8, 2014 By: Erin Block

  • While Montana is known for its world-class fly fishing waters, it turns out there are many reasons not to take that trip to Big Sky Country. From the weather to the breweries, check out the clever Top 10 Reasons Not to Visit Montana, Ever. Via Backcountry.
  • From silicone liquids to dry shakes, the folks at Troutster set about testing 10 different floatants, just in time for the summer season of dry flies. Check out the results before heading to your local fly shop.
  • Fisheries managers in Minnesota are using underwater speakers and loud noise to drive Asian carp away from the state’s borders. Joe Cermele has more on these audio efforts via Field & Stream