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Bighorn River Fishing Report October 2015

Hatches Tricos Bwos Psuedos Midges Flies CDC Trico Thorax Trico Snowshoe Trico Trico spinner CDC Cripple Bwo Bwo Sparkle dun Blue Wing Olive Psuedos Spinner CDC Psuedo CDC Midge Griffith Gnat BH Bighorn Bugger Coffeys Sparkle Minnow Olive Streamers Kreelix Red steel Worm Red San Juan Worm Bighorn scud bigger sizes Pink Softhackle sowbug Firebead…



The Trico Hatch has been very consistent with a large amount of bugs coming off the water and plenty of fish looking up. Make sure to be on the water early and start off throwing Trico Duns, either CDC or snowshoe in sizes #18-20. After the bugs fall fish can be caught on spinners and…


Bighorn River Fishing Report September 2015

Hatches Tricos Psuedos Hoppers Flies P. PMD Bullethead Para-Hopper White Cloud Fat Frank Snowshoe Trico CDC Trico Thorax Trico Trico Spinner White/Olive bugger Pink Softhackle Sowbug Rainbow Warrior Glass Bead Quill Psuedo Quill Tongue Teaser


Bighorn River Fishing Report

Hatches Black Caddis Psuedos Tricos Hoppers Flies- CDC Caddis Hemmingway Caddis Fat Franks Joe’s Hopper Trico Spinners P. PMD White/Olive Buggers Bighorn Bugger Aztec Streamer Bighorn Emerger Tung. Teaser Soft Hackle Sow Bugs Rainbow Warriors Glass Bead Quill Poxyback PMD Psuedo Quill The Fishing- Fishing has been good the past few days despite the heat.…


Bighorn River Fishing Report

Fishing has been consistent in the afternoons with hatches of Black Caddis and a few PMDs coming off.  In the mornings there have been a few sparse hatches of midges that have the fish looking up.  Streamers have also been producing fish in the mornings and evenings. Hot Flies: Dries: Hemmingway Caddis, CDC Black Caddis,…


Full Hookup Sites

We have 10 shady Full Hookup Sites (water, electricity and sewer) that have been extended to make the sites more roomy. Each site is now at least 27′ wide and 40′ long. We can accommodate larger trailers and campers upon request. To make a reservation you can use the online system or call the Fly…

We are now open 24/7!

We are now open 24/7!

We just launched a new way to make a reservation without every having to call the fly shop.  Click on the “Book Now” button on our homepage to have live access to all available cabins and RV sites.  You can even reserve a boat online.  This new system does not mean we never want to…

A sneak preview of the new kitchen cabinets, counter, sink and flooring.

Construction Update on the Condo

Several of you have stayed in the Condo at least once and I am sure no one will dispute that it was time for it to receive a little TLC.  Here are some pictures of how things are progressing.


January Newsletter and Specials

It has been a wonderful first year as the new owners of Cottonwood Camp!  We have enjoyed getting to know all of you who make Cottonwood Camp the “Bighorn Tradition”. Our focus last season was on making capital improvements to the cabins and campground.  We also purchased a new fleet of drift boats, installed a…