Outfitters & Fly-Shops that I associate with:
Montana's Master Angler - Tom Travis MT Outfitter #420 1-800-543-4665
My mentor and teacher - THE Spring Creek Specialist & Teaching Guide!
Montana Troutfitters - Dave Kumlien MT Outfitter #281 1-800-646-7847 or 406-587-4707
Bozeman's finest and full-service fly-shop. Drop by when you are in town.
Dan Bailey Fly Shop - 1-800-356-4052
The oldest fly-shop in the area and a fly-fishing history of Livingston.
Buzz Basini's Spring Creek Specialists - 406-222-5664
Sitting within DePuy's Spring Creek property, must-stop shop for every spring-creek angler and even for guides - superb flies (including my patterns!) & supplies
For purchasing license ONLINE and fishing regulations
Livingston's Spring Creeks
Armstrong's Spring Creek - O'Hair Ranch - 406-222-2979
Area Trophy Lakes/Ponds
Burns Ranch Lake - Big Timber, MT 406-932-4150
Story Ranch Lake - Emigrant, MT 406-333-4221
Online Reading Sources
Perhaps the longest lasting online publication. Superb contents. Lefty contributes every issue!
Superb contents regarding Atlantic Salmon Flies. Digitalized! (click & you see what I mean!)
Lefty's other profession & passion = Artificial insemination on beef cows at Montana ranches.
My Favorite/Recommended Gears & Accessories
I've been with the RO since I started guiding - the most reliable drift boat on area rivers, built in their Bozeman factory.