Category Archives: TroutBum

And then there were two … Fly shops in my area.

Learned yesterday in the regular email / fishing report sent out by GhillieS Fly Shop that they are calling it quits.  Open for a little over eight years, and having moved to downtown Colorado Springs 18 months ago, Gary Almeida (owner) has … Continue reading

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What a gorgeous day to try out a new rod!

I decided to take advantage of the second day of warm weather and go chase some trout.  Good pick!  The weather “down the hill” in Colorado Springs was nice – upper 50s, low 60s when I started out.  I did … Continue reading

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Labyrinth Canyon (Green River) Here I Come!

Yee Hah! After “been gonna” for years now, finally leaving this morning for the trip. I’ll fish my way across Colorado – going to try the Gunnison I think – then into Moab UT Sunday night. Monday morning the outfitter … Continue reading

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Three Letters I’ve Been Waiting For: DST!

Howdy! Just a short blurb here to celebrate a major (for me) harbinger of the upcoming fishing season – the change to Daylight Savings Time, DST. I was one of the many who grumbled and rumbled with Congress changed the … Continue reading

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Protected: Fishing was great – catching was slow . . .

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