Category Archives: Fly-fishing Trips

Three-Day Lower Buffalo River Wilderness Float

After years of talking about it, my friend Mike and I finally had a good window to float the lower Buffalo River. Here’s an account of the float. Enjoy. © 2017, Scott Branyan

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Sights and Sounds from the River

Here’s a few video snippets from the past few days. Wonderful days on the river. © 2015, Scott Branyan

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A Friend and Three Browns

My friend Mike and I had a great day on the water this week. I was fortunate enough to capture the highlights on video. Enjoy. © 2015, Scott Branyan

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Personal Fishing Time

Since most folks don’t get to see me fish on guide trips, they often ask if I ever get to fish. I always find it an amusing question of any guide, but perhaps it’s not obvious as most people only see me rowing, … Continue reading

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Road Trip to Some Historic New England Fly-fishing Spots

My family and I took a road trip to New England the first week of July. We drove 4,400 miles roundtrip in about ten days. Because the purpose of the trip was so my son could attend a wedding in Portland, … Continue reading

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Great Fishing on Bull Shoals Tailwater

I spent four days fishing Bull Shoals tailwater this past week. We saw the heaviest caddis hatches I can remember in some time. The hatch was late, but I will take them when we get them. There were lots of … Continue reading

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The Last of the Really Fine Days of Fall

Flip Putthoff and I ran up to Capps Creek today to fish. The water in the stream is higher than the levels two years ago when he and I hit the stream just before Christmas in 2007. Weather was stupendous. … Continue reading

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Another Account

Read Flip Putthoff’s Morning News article on our trip to Crane Creek. Flip always gives me the grandest reviews, but I take that with much less than a grain of salt. He gets most of the other stuff right however. The article … Continue reading

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Crane Creek

Flip Putthoff and I fished Crane Creek in Missouri today. It was Flip’s first time to fish the small wild rainbow stream. I gave him the nickel and dime tour first and then we fished the upper most part of … Continue reading

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Winter Fishing on Missouri Spring Creeks

This is the time of year I do some outings to fish Missouri spring creeks, and I’ll have a report coming up in a few days. Here is MDC’s page of links with maps on where to go fly-fishing for trout in … Continue reading

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