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Sunday, June 19, 2011
Bison On The Road...
They weren't kidding!
The wife, kiddo and I spent 4 days in Yellowstone at a family reunion. I had never been there before so I was grateful to spend a majority of the time being a tourist instead of an angler. Of course, my angler tendencies came out when we got near water.
Yellowstone River looking downstream at Fishing Bridge:
Just like in A River Runs Through It this bug landed on me and I REALLY wanted to string up a Bunyan Bug:
Looking downstream at LeHardy Rapids on Yellowstone River:
Upstream at LeHardy:
I turned over some rocks at LeHardy to show the kids why I tie my own flies. This was a chunky stonefly nymph. He had some neighbors but they moved much faster than he did (I can relate :P ):
Yellowstone River at Sulphur Cauldron:
My amazing wife and kiddo:
My attempt at fishing in the Park will follow.
P.S. I love the diversity of bumper stickers in Montana/Wyoming: