Planning Your Fly-fishing Trip To Yellowstone
...........................  ......................Fly Fishing Yellowstone National Park
When to Come and What To Expect:

Fly Fishing: Yellowstone National Park - July - Middle (Creek) River

The Middle River, or Middle Creek whichever name you prefer, is one of the least
fished streams in the park that is easily accessed. It flows out of the park near the East
Entrance. The Middle River starts on the Absaroka Range and flows northeast for
about six miles inside the park before joining the North Fork of the Shoshone River. It is
accessible from the East Entrance Road just as you enter the park.

This stream usually clears up in late June. Although it is fishable during late June, the
month of July is usually the best month to fish Middle River. It is a small, fast pocket
water stream with plenty of small cutthroat trout that are fun to catch. There are also
plenty of brook trout in its lower section. The farther up the creek you travel, the