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September 7, 2018

Labor Day brought a fun hike into one of Idaho's many Alpine Jewels.  It was a great time but I will let the pictures do the talking.  

July 18, 2018

The PMD's are in full swing, and the hoppers are just on the verge.  I haven't fished hoppers yet, but a friend of mine had some success this week with a foam hopper in certain spots.  This past week we found a lot of success fishing PMD duns and emergers to rising fis...

July 9, 2018

The PMDs showed up and the fishing has really picked up.  Nymphing is good early in the day, with dry fly action in certain spots really strong in the late afternoon into the evening.  The numbers of fish are still down from what we saw 3-4 years ago even, but the size...

June 6, 2018

The river is not on fire yet.  Things are slow but there are fish to be had.  Most of the action is still subsurface with nymphs and streamers until the PMD's show up.  There are Caddis bouncing around the lower river in the evening and a few small BWO's and midges hat...

July 11, 2017

When I need to get some fishing in, often the mornings are a great option for me. I can get up early hit the river for a couple hours, and be back to the office

June 29, 2017

Fly Fishing Report on the Owyhee River based on a first hand trip to the river on June 25, 2017

June 9, 2017

It's been nice to get a little R&R after a busy year here at Jump Creek Flies, but as of today, we are back in business!  Looking forward to catching up on some of my emails while we were gone, and getting back to filling orders!  Thanks to all.

May 26, 2017

Well the time has finally come!  Flows dropped on the Owyhee River below the Dam last night to 275 cfs.  Perfect for wading!  That low rumble you hear is the stampede of wading boots headed for the river.  

May 19, 2017

Hello to all of the valued readers and customers of Jump Creek Flies.  I wanted to let everyone know that the store will be taking a small break from May 26th through June 9th as I head out on a vacation with my family.  The downside of being a one man operation is tha...