FISHING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FISHING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Outdoors: Tenkara rods provide a simpler way to enjoy fly fishing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57795946-223/fly-tenkara-fishing-rod.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57795946-223/fly-tenkara-fishing-rod.html.csp">Outdoors: Tenkara rods provide a simpler way to enjoy fly fishing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T21:04:18.287-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 09:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One of the most annoying, and frankly disheartening, aspects of fishing is dealing with tangled lines. At the reel. Around the eyes. On the ground. And, hopefully, eventually on fish. There is an obvious answer: reduce the amount of line. “How much fishing time have I lost through the years untangling fishing line?” asked Craig Mathews, owner and founder of the renowned Blue Ribbon Flies fishing shop in West Yellowstone. “Less is sometimes more.” Mathews has joined forces with other iconic fly...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57795946@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:04:18 MDT Lake Powell Fishing Report - Stripers continue to be the main catch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57758783-83/fishing-stripers-fish-caught.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57758783-83/fishing-stripers-fish-caught.html.csp">Lake Powell Fishing Report - Stripers continue to be the main catch</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T07:39:48.52-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 07:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lake Powell Fishing ReportMarch 31, 2014Lake Elevation: 3575Water Temperature 51-55 FBy: Wayne Gustaveson of Wayne's Words Stripers continue to be the most readily caught fish in the lake. Some walleye, bass and crappie have been taken but not in large numbers. Catching these other species will improve with warming but cold nights and windy afternoons are keeping the lake temperature down. So until we have more warm calm days the most agreeable target species is striped bass. To my surprise ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57758783@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 07:39:48 MDT Flaming Gorge Fishing Report - Jiggin for kokanee and plenty of healthy rainbows http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57733779-83/fish-fishing-kokanee-gorge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57733779-83/fish-fishing-kokanee-gorge.html.csp">Flaming Gorge Fishing Report - Jiggin for kokanee and plenty of healthy rainbows</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T11:13:34.612-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 11:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ryan Mosley, Flaming Gorge Project Leader for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources sent in this report. There's a lot of talk about good "ice-off" fishing right now, and that's appropriate across much of the state, but what about the Gorge? It never really had ice! Well, under normal weather conditions it would be ice-off and I guess it's only appropriate that the fishing is good. I went out earlier this week for a few hours, hoping to catch some fish for dinner. I was heading into the back...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57733779@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 11:13:34 MDT Lake Powell Fishing Report - Water is warming, hot fishing just around the corner http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57733845-83/fishing-bass-warming-fish.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57733845-83/fishing-bass-warming-fish.html.csp">Lake Powell Fishing Report - Water is warming, hot fishing just around the corner</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T11:26:02.3-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 11:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lake Powell Fishing ReportMarch 26, 2014Lake Elevation: 3575Water Temperature 52-60 FBy: Wayne Gustaveson of Wayne's WordsThe weather is warming, but the changes are subtle. On calm, warm days surface temperature spikes from 50 up to 60 degrees or higher. The cold winter water is still below so warm water floats only on the surface. Then on windy days the warm surface layer is mixed into the cold water. That warm layer is not completely lost as it starts warming the deep layer. Each calm period...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57733845@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 11:26:02 MDT Wasatch Fly Tying and Fly Fishing Expo coming this weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57724810-83/fly-tying-expo-fishing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57724810-83/fly-tying-expo-fishing.html.csp">Wasatch Fly Tying and Fly Fishing Expo coming this weekend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T16:11:21.371-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 04:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 8th annual Wasatch Fly Tying and Fly Fishing Expo is being held March 28-29 at the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy. More than 20 fly tiers are scheduled to be at public viewing vises throughout the show. There will be two casting ponds, one for folks to try rods and the other for competition. Fly tying and fishing manufactures, outfitters, guides, artists and non-profits will have booths at the show. Workshops on tying, casting and techniques will be available. A fund-raiser banquet with a ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57724810@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:11:21 MDT Green River Fishing Report - Trout on streamers, pike on live ducks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57678404-83/fishing-river-green-pike.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57678404-83/fishing-river-green-pike.html.csp">Green River Fishing Report - Trout on streamers, pike on live ducks</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T16:32:01.56-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 04:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ryan Kelly - the Green River Fly Fisher - sent in this report. Streamer fishing remains by far and away the most entertaining form of fishing. The A section fish have lost interest in cannibalistic behavior, but B and C section remain solid. Nymph fishing has been good, but not great on A and B sections and the dry fly fishing remains sporadic. There are pods of risers and a few hatches here and there, but nothing with any consistency. There are still a few pike out and about. I caught one...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57678404@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 16:32:01 MDT Lake Powell Fishing Report - Waiting for the water to warm http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57683298-83/fishing-lake-walleye-bass.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57683298-83/fishing-lake-walleye-bass.html.csp">Lake Powell Fishing Report - Waiting for the water to warm</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T15:31:02.363-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 03:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lake Powell Fishing ReportMarch 15, 2014Lake Elevation: 3575Water Temperature 49-52 FBy: Wayne Gustaveson of Wayne's Words Does anyone have any exciting fishing stories they want to share? We need a little energy while we wait for fishing success to improve. We have had some nice sunny days in March, but Lake Powell water temperature is still 50 degrees and that is just not warm enough to get fish going. Largemouth bass get more active when water temperature exceeds 53, while smallmouth need 57 ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57683298@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:31:02 MDT Fly fishing and Tying Expo set this weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729780-79/fly-friday-expo-tying.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729780-79/fly-friday-expo-tying.html.csp">Fly fishing and Tying Expo set this weekend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T14:24:05.176-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 02:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Wasatch Fly Tying and Fly Fishing Expo comes to the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy Friday and Saturday as conservation groups such as Bonneville Fly Fishers, the Stonefly Society, Cache Anglers, Trout Unlimited and High Country Fly Fishers also prepare to raise funds at a Friday banquet and auction. The event features demonstrations and workshops on fly casting and tying, a competition casting pond and a demo casting ponds. Raffles and prizes will be offered all weekend. Vendors will displ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57729780@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:24:05 MDT Where in Utah was this photo taken? Email your guess to outdoors@sltrib.com for the chance to win a book http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57713936-223/utah-book-brett-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57713936-223/utah-book-brett-com.html.csp">Where in Utah was this photo taken? Email your guess to outdoors@sltrib.com for the chance to win a book</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T10:27:34.862-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 10:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This week • Correctly name where in Utah this photo was taken to be eligible for a drawing for the book “It Happened in Utah” by Tom and Gayen Wharton. Entries must be received by noon March 28. Email your guess to outdoors@sltrib.com with “Where Is It?” in the subject line. Last week • Seventy-one of the 73 entries correctly identified the fly fishing statue at the Scheels store in Sandy. Heather Plumb of Tooele had her name drawn and wins “Fishing Utah” by Brett Prettyman.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57713936@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 10:27:34 MDT Outdoor expo gives enthusiasts dreams of spring http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57682856-79/kids-expo-hunting-climbing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57682856-79/kids-expo-hunting-climbing.html.csp">Outdoor expo gives enthusiasts dreams of spring</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T08:23:52.427-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 08:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • With the temperatures outside in the 60s and the trees in the South Towne Expo Center parking lot on the verge of blooming, there was little wonder why finding a spot among big trucks and SUVs to get into the annual International Sportsmen’s Exposition consumer trade show proved difficult. Utahns love the outdoors. And this sprawling show with 400 vendors featuring dream hunting trips, ATVs, boats, campers, trucks and hundreds of gadgets seems to satisfy the thirst to get outside as t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57682856@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 08:23:52 MDT Golf: Robert Garrigus takes 3-shot lead in Valspar Championship http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57683991-77/garrigus-lead-shot-golf.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57683991-77/garrigus-lead-shot-golf.html.csp">Golf: Robert Garrigus takes 3-shot lead in Valspar Championship</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T23:17:22.66-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Palm Harbor, Fla. • Robert Garrigus can’t recall a better performance going into the weekend. And his golf has been pretty good, too. Garrigus spent most of the practice days fishing in the lakes of Innisbrook, catching nearly three dozen bass. As for his day job, he bagged 10 birdies over two days and delivered the best score of the tournament, a 5-under 66 on Friday, to build a three-shot lead in the Valspar Championship. His only PGA Tour victory was a little more than an hour away at Disney,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576839912014-03-14T23:17:22.66-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-14T23:17:22.66-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57683991@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 23:17:22 MDT