Fly Fishing the Bighorn River

Hatches, Fly Patterns, Access, and GuidesGÇÖ Advice

Book Description

The Bighorn River in southern Montana is the world's best tailwater, with more trout in it (measured in fish per mile) than any other river in the United States. This is the first comprehensive guide to the river.

  • Over 60 of the best guide patterns
  • Interviews with the river's top guides
  • Detailed access, advice, and tips for the famous tailwater in Fort Smith, Montana
  • Includes information on the secret stretch near Thermopolis, Wyoming

  • About Galletta, Steve

    Steve Galletta has fished and guided on the Bighorn River for fifteen years. He is the co-owner/outfitter of the Bighorn Angler Fly Shop & Lodge in Fort Smith, Montana, and is on the board of the Bighorn River Alliance. For the past several years he has been an avid blogger, producing content for his blog bighornflyfishing.com and other fly-fishing publications. He lives in Fort Smith, Montana.