S_outheastern Minnesota’s Trout Run is a classic Driftless Region spring creek, filled with thousands of brown trout per mile. Public access is plentiful._ We were surrounded by bugs and rises in the most intense hatch I had ever seen. It seemed like every trout in the stream was feeding aggressively. It had to be a famous event and location, like the Green Drake hatch on Idaho’s Henrys Fork or the evening caddis explosion on Montana’s Missouri, right? Wrong. I was in a state better known for...
Written by: Bryan Eldredge As a guide, Bryan Eldredge can get away with things that you can't on the river. Photo courtesy Bryan Eldredge I was was nine years old when my brother Scott gave me some advice I've applied to all sorts of things since then. On that Saturday, we were playing catch after watching our beloved Red Sox on NBC’s Game of the Week when I made an imaginary relay throw pretending to be. . .Read More »