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Chris Shaffer

8 03, 2016

Tennessee’s South Holston River Producing Nice Trout


By: Chris Shaffer The South Holston River is one of the premier trout fisheries in the Southeast. On the other hand, to tackle it best timing is imperative. A rigorous generation schedule has the river yo-yoing daily. If you’re a bank angler timing a visit when they aren’t generating is imperative. Drift boaters seek the [...]

Tennessee’s South Holston River Producing Nice Trout2018-04-18T19:02:25-07:00
9 02, 2016

Colorful Fire Brine Smelt Catching Montana Pike


By: Chris Shaffer We shipped roughly 33,000 bottles of Fire Brine to the Northwest last year. Fire Brine is a mainstay in every account in the region, but it hasn’t been in Montana. I had no idea that was set to change until we received a random email from Central Montana wheat farmer Kim Anthony. [...]

Colorful Fire Brine Smelt Catching Montana Pike2018-04-18T19:02:46-07:00
18 01, 2016

Montana Rainbows Showing Through the Ice


By: Chris Shaffer After fishing for pike and walleye in North Central Montana we had planned to spend Friday touring Glacier National Park. Meanwhile, deteriorating road conditions forced us to remain in Chester for another night. Rather than drive back to Great Falls and catch and early flight out we opted to ice fish for [...]

Montana Rainbows Showing Through the Ice2018-04-18T19:02:56-07:00
4 08, 2015

Alberta’s Peppers Lake Producing Pan Size Brookies


By: Chris Shaffer It’s been a hot, dry summer in Southern and Central Alberta and up until a few weeks ago trout fishing was slower than normal across the province due to these conditions. Meanwhile, a slight cooling trend in recent weeks and a few rain showers has provided enough relief to kick-start the bite [...]

Alberta’s Peppers Lake Producing Pan Size Brookies2018-04-18T19:04:18-07:00

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