Wyoming Autumn Angling

October 17, 2017

Exploring Wyoming's backcountry wilderness for the perfect secluded trout water is a summertime expedition.  When snow begins to swirl around mountain peaks and aspens and cottonwoods turn honey yellow, the high mountain trout are already preparing for the long winter ahead.  Fall is the time for fishing Wyoming's  lower valley waters.


The Bighorn River that flows between the Bighorn and Absaroka-Beartooth mountain ranges has attained world renown status for its trout fishing at the Wedding-of-the-Waters near Thermopolis, Wyoming.  Not to be overlooked are smaller rivers like the lower Shoshone that flows through Cody, Wyoming after exiting Buffalo Bill dam west of town.  Brown trout are preparing for their spawning run, decked out in beautiful fall colors that keenly match the turning leaves of the cottonwoods lining the river.


The Shoshone River at Cody, Wyoming


If fall hunting season isn't consuming all your outdoor effort then I recommend you  charge to your nearest water and test your mettle against fall trout, which is an angling experience too often overlooked.


Want to learn more about Wyoming's trout, their habitat, or conservation?  Then check out Wyoming Mountains & Home-waters: Family Fly Fishing, and Conservation!


Wyoming Mountains & Home-waters: Family, Fly Fishing, and Conservation is now available at Amazon in both print and Kindle versions (here).

I hope you enjoy the book and this blog!

Until next time,

Cheers & tight lines,


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