Fishing on a Driftless Summer Day

Authors note: I wrote this story for Tapestry Magazine ten years ago, but it could have happened yesterday.   Rivers have had their say again, and seldom have they spoken so loudly.  Halfway through summer, people throughout the Midwest are still wrangling with...

Summer trout fishing in Driftless Wisconsin

Fishing often becomes more challenging in the dog days of summer in Driftless Area streams. The heat, and in some years shallow water depths, often make it necessary to hunt for the deeper holes and areas of streams where trees and other growth along the stream...