Episode 43:

Bear Droppings

Rebecca and Mari have Fred Telleen, member of the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame, on the podcast to tell them all about fly fishing on the Missouri River, and that one time a bear almost dropped in his boat.  Whether you’re gear fishing or fly fishing, Fred’s the guy to tell you how to do in Great Falls, Montana.


Show Notes and Pull Quotes

Fred is from the Midwest, and after guiding in Alaska, he made his way to Great Falls, Montana. Now, he is the Fly Fishing Manager of North 40 Fly Shop. He said that if you give him 30 minutes, he can get you comfortable with a fly rod and be able to cast.

Sure you might need to wear waders for fly flying, but you can also do it from the shore or on a boat.

May – September is the popular time to fish the Missouri River.

Gear fishing is great, but Fred said that he wants to convert everyone to fly fishing!

So you’re the dam expert? Let us know if our claim is wrong.