The Treasure Valley is in the midst of its first heat wave of 2018. Spending a day on the water is one of the best ways to beat the 100-degree weather. Here are some good bets for cooler temps and hot fishing this week.
Everyone has their favorite kind of fishing, and methods vary in different corners of the globe. But no matter where or how you fish, there is one universal truth — if you’re catching fish, you’re doing it right.
Global warming & Pacific Northwest fish: Salmon, trout anglers will have fewer places to fish over the next 40 years. Scientists at Forest Service's Rocky Mountain Research Station in Boise, Idaho say rivers warmed 1.8 degrees since 1976.
I’m hearing good things about spring trout fishing at Horsethief Reservoir near Cascade. The ice has been off for several weeks now, and Fish & Game aggressively stocks the lake with rainbow trout and Kokanee salmon for anglers to enjoy.
It’s a question countless anglers have entertained during a long drive to the lake, or on one of those lazy afternoons when the bite is slow: “If you could only catch one species of fish for the rest of your life, which would it be?”