Fishing’s good. Real Good. Why aren’t you here? In all seriousness, fishing has been great. Like fishing dries? There’s plenty of that. Nymphs? Lots of fish feeding subsurface for you to play with. Streamers? We’ve got good opportunities for that as well. Here’s a short breakdown of the local creeks that have been fishing good […]
Keep up to date on the fly fishing conditions in the Black Hills of South Dakota. We frequently update the Black Hills fishing report. Feel free to call the shop or send us an email if you have any questions.
Black Hills Fishing report It is a great time to be fishing in the Black Hills of South Dakota. Water levels look great and most streams are fishing well. Tricos, caddis, little yellow stoneflies, pale morning duns, and pale evening duns are getting the fish to look up. On the hotter days the best dry […]
Tricos are the most prolific mayfly hatches of the summer. In the Black Hills the most reliable hatches of Tricos are found on Rapid Creek. Typically the hatches are thickest nearer Rapid City, however occaisionally there are fishable hatches above Pactola in the Silver City area. We also see hatches of tricos on Spring Creek, […]
Black Hills Fishing Report July 14th 2014 Black Hills streams have fished very well in the past week. Stream flows have dropped everywhere except for Rapid Creek below Pactola Reservoir. The flows coming out of Pactola reservoir are higher as the reservoir is lowered for future projects downstream. The flows below the dam are high […]
Fishing here in the Black Hills continues to be great! The water has been a little higher than normal, but very fishable. From dries to nymphs to streamers, we’ve been having pretty good success nearly everywhere! Here’s a short breakdown of each watershed. Rapid Creek continues to be high and clear, and fishing very well. […]
Black Hills Fishing Report June 30th 2014 Rapid Creek – Good fishing on Rapid Creek over the past week. Flows are still slightly high but very fishable. Fishing below the dam has been quite good. Nymphing being the best technique, however dry fly fishing is picking up. Below the dam on Saturday afternoon there were […]
Black Hills Fishing Report June 17th 2014 Black Hills streams continue to fish well. Some still have slightly higher than normal stream flows, however water is clear for the most part and continuing to drop. Rapid Creek and Castle Creek have been fishing particularly well below the reservoirs. Upstream of Pactola Reservoir on Rapid Creek […]