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Outcast Boats in Stock!

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We recently got a shipment of Outcast boats in stock for all of your stillwater and river fishing needs! With the higher water we’ve had this spring, a lot of folks have been lake fishing around the Black Hills, as well as for warmwater species around western South Dakota as well. The Outcast boats we got in are a great, inexpensive way to get out on the water where the fish are!

We often forget how good the lake fishing is around the Hills with the abundance of trout streams we have. There are a ton of small lakes that are...

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New Gear from Sage and Rio coming soon! New Sage Fly Rods and Rio Fly Lines coming August 2019

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In a series of press releases prior to the EFTTEX tackle show in Europe, Sage and Rio have announced the new products coming for the fall 19- spring 2020 seasons. Sage has three new fly rod series coming, including the classically styled and named LL series. Classic Sage Light Line rods are still sought after and the new series celebrates the classic feel of those rods while incorporating new technology and performance. Sage has also revamped their Trout Spey offerings and is offering a new series of rods for streamer and warmwater fishing. The new Payload series is designed for...

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Black Hills Fishing Report – 6/11/2019

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Black Hills Fishing Report

We’ve had a lot drier weather overall for the past few days, and it’s helped a lot of the local streams come down to fishable levels. Most places are back to normal, with the exception of most of Rapid Creek. A few places are still a bit off color, but that can actually be an advantage much of the time. The weather this week looks perfect to get out on the water in the Black Hills!

Rapid Creek above Pactola near Silver City is still high, and very dirty. It will be awhile before this comes...

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Black Hills Fishing Report June 7th 2019

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Black Hills Fly Fishing Report June 2019 Dakota Angler South Dakota

Greetings fellow fly anglers! This week saw stream levels come down across the Black Hills. Many are still on the high side but more fishing opportunities are available this week compared to last. The central and southern hills still have the highest water but fishing has picked up on most of these streams despite the high water. Our guides have been fishing Rapid Creek this week...

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Black Hills Fishing Report – 5/31/2019

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We’ve had more than our fair share of moisture over the past week, and a lot of the streams around the area are pretty high. It looks like the weather over the next week should be much drier, and the creeks should continue to recede to a fishable level pretty quickly. In the meantime, there’s still plenty of options for fishing in the area.

Here’s the bad part – Rapid Creek, Spring Creek, Castle Creek below Deerfield, Box Elder, and pretty much all the other streams in the central hills are high and unfishable for the time being. Rapid Creek...

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