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Black Hills Fishing Report – 10/16/2020

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We’re set to get some winter weather this weekend, but the forecast starting early next week looks to be conducive to getting out and doing some fishing. The fishing has been solid on Rapid, Spearfish, and Castle Creeks, as well as local lakes!

Rapid Creek above Pactola has been good, and is better the further upstream you get. There’s some larger fish around closer to the lake, but there’s going to be considerably more fish the further upstream you go. Nymph fishing will pick up the most fish right now – Jig Hare’s Ears, Pheasant Tails, Frenchies, He Men, Pergidons,...

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Black Hills Fishing Report – 9/26/2020

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It’s finally feeling like fall in the Black Hills, with cool mornings and pleasant afternoons. The fishing has been fantastic on Rapid, Spearfish, and Castle Creeks, and should continue to be great throughout the month. There’s some good lake fishing opportunities right now also, with pike fishing starting to heat up as well!

Rapid Creek above Pactola has come down considerably, and is flowing right around 50 cfs. With the lower water, the fish will be pushed back into the deeper runs and pools, and they’ll be less common in the skinnier pocket water. Nymph fishing with various generic nymph...

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Fly Fishing Film Tour Rapid City – February 12th, 2020

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Fly Fishing Film Tour Rapid City 2020  -Wednesday, February 12th!

Show is at the Elks Theatre in downtown Rapid City – Doors open 6:30pm and show at 7pm
Come out and support the best F3T yet! Great Door Prizes
Tickets at the shop, Elkstheatre.com, or at the door!

This years F3T lineup looks to be one of the best yet – there’s a great variety of films to interest every angler! This is one of the favorite events in the Black Hills Fly Fishing community every year, and this year is going to be another fantastic showing. Here’s a...

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Sage Redington Rio Demo Night – Thursday May 9th 2019!

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Our Sage Redington Rio and Fishpond Rep Dave Gellatly will be on hand to show the latest gear. Test drive any Sage or Redington rod. Have a grilled brat and a drink on us. We will make it worth your while. We’ll have special discounts on Sage, Redington, Rio, and Fishpond – if you’re in the market for a new rod, reel, pack, or fly line, this is the evening you won’t want to miss. We’ll have the best deals of the year this Thursday! After the event head on down to the State of the Fisheries presented at the...

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Fly Fishing Film Tour 2019

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The Fly Fishing Film Tour returns to Rapid City this year on Wednesday, February 13th 2019! This is one of the most popular events for the fly fishing community in the Black Hills every year, and this year looks to be no different. There’s a great lineup of films to be shown this year, with a wide variety that should interest everybody. An added bonus is the best popcorn in Rapid City at the Elks Theater! The Fly Fishing Film Tour hits the screen at the Elks Wednesday, February 13th at 7:00pm. Tickets are available here at the shop and at...

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