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Photo Essay: A Colorado Trout Guide in Steelehead Country


Written by: Phil Monahan

Stunning wild steelhead is what the Skeena system is known for, and it didn’t disappoint.
Photo by Mark Shamburg

Though trout season in Colorado is still going strong, Reid Baker of Freestone Outfitters in Denver recently took some time and traveled north to British Columbia to chase steelhead on the world famous Skeena River system. On an ever-dwindling list of. . .

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Video: Amazing Skeena Steelhead and Salmon


Written by: Phil Monahan

Here’s a pretty stunning video of fly-fishing the famed Skeena River in April, in which the Danish guys from Salmon Junkies hook and land some gorgeous steelhead and salmon. Things are warming up and heading into summer around here, but I’d be willing to go back to the chilly days of early spring if I could get a shot at fish like these.

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