The Storm…


…that is ravaging the west coast has had a significant effect on our own Truckee River. The river went from a trickle to raging over night. It’s been reported that Lake Tahoe, which was below it’s natural rim just a few days ago, has risen by 6 inches from all the rainfall the storm left behind. Now if we can just have a few more of these intense storms to get us out of our drought conditions Continue reading The Storm…

Fly Fisherman


With the river as low as it is because of the ongoing drought, there are only a few pockets of semi deep water left in the flow where trout may be hiding. This guy, an admitted newbie at fly fishing, was trying his luck. His casting wasn’t exactly the best, but he was determined. And with practice he’ll do well. His luck wasn’t there today in the crystal clear water… Continue reading Fly Fisherman