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Night Time Fly Fishing Is Coming Next Month – Big Browns!

Night Time Fly Fishing Is Coming Next Month – Big Browns!

We hunt for Big Browns all summer long in the night time hours! This time of year it sure doesn't work here in Northern Michigan with snow, ice and water temps that are very cold. Early January I start my stay on the banks of the White River - guiding and fishing. With stable water temps around the clock in lower 50's night time it is just the ideal time to hunt for Big Browns. It works the best in lower flows and currently Bull Shoal is below power pool. What this means is there are going to be some low water nights. Mousing is our top producer at night once its gets good and dark.  As light is fading have done well with our Great Lakes Deceivers in Rainbow colors with scull head.  Fish these on floating lines.  Once good and dark switch to our glow mice patterns and glow fly lines. We stock these magnum taper glow lines and they are ideal for night streamers or mousing: https://michigan-streamside.com/product-category/fly-lines/scientific-anglers-fly-lines/   Below is my favorite mouse patterns tied by Steve Yewchuck.  Articulated and they glow spot on back. Slow and steady on the retrieve of these mice patterns.  No setting the…

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Winter On The White River In Northern Arkansas 2022

Winter On The White River In Northern Arkansas 2022

Its almost that time and really looking forward to spending January, February and March in Northern Arkansas on the banks of the White River chasing Big Browns! We have an ideal setup for guided fly fishing trips, lodging and meals on the river at the White River Trout Lodge. https://arkansasstreamside.com/ This is streamer time on the White River - we want Big Browns! When water levels get low daytime nymphing produces lots beautiful trout and then we go to night time mousing to search for those giant Brown Trout. Can setup package price for any length and our most popular are 4 nights lodging and 3 days of fishing or 3 nights with 2 days of fishing. Can setup lodging where all get there own room.  For more details: https://arkansasstreamside.com/fly-fishing-packages/ Lodging will be at the White River Trout Lodge on the banks of the White River. We can set up lodging for the single angler or for groups up to 12. For details: https://arkansasstreamside.com/lodging/ We do all the cooking right at lodge and start the day off with a good breakfast. Lunches are often done on the river. After long day on the river we have good dinner.

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New Fly Shop On The White River

New Fly Shop On The White River

Great new fly shop opened early this year on the White River - Flies and Guides at Copper Johns https://flysandguides.com/ Owners Jeremy Hunt and Lisa Bellue have it looking great and very well stocked!  

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Streamer Fishing In The Cold!

Streamer Fishing In The Cold!

White river Arkansas Having a great time being part of the Kelly Newman team down here in Arkansas. Moving some big fish!! Kelly puts on a first class operation!!!

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Recent Reports

Night Time Fly Fishing Is Coming Next Month – Big Browns!

We hunt for Big Browns all ...
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Winter On The White River In Northern Arkansas 2022

Its almost that time and really ...
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New Fly Shop On The White River

Great new fly shop opened early ...
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Streamer Fishing In The Cold!

White river Arkansas Having a great ...
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Streamer Time On The White River!

Some good Browns of late eating ...
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Looking Forward To The White River!

Its almost that time and really ...
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Current Fishing Report For The White River

Here is a good current fishing ...
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Getting Plans All Set For This Coming Winter

So much looking forward to this ...
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Quick Trip To The White River

For the first time I got ...
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