Native Idahoans Ken Retallic and Rocky Barker cover all the great fishing waters in Idaho. They give a detailed description of each water with fishing tactics, hatch charts, recommended flies, stream facts, seasons and equipment. There are 53 detailed river maps, showing river miles, access points, campgrounds, boat ramps, roads, public and private land. They also cover fishing the Indian reservations, and winter fishing. More than 100 great waters are covered, including the South Fork of the Boise River, Snake, Big and Little Wood, Silver Creek, Clearwater, Salmon, Locha, Fall, Bechler, Henry’s Fork, Henry’s Lake, St. Joe and many others. There is detailed travel info listing fly shops, sporting good stores, guides, outfitters, lodges, motels, campgrounds, car rentals, river shuttles airports and more. This is the one book you need to plan a successful fishing trip in Idaho.
This is a completely revised third edition with several new waters and thorough updates— even if you own the first or second edition, you’ll want this one, too!
Meet the Authors
Ken Retallic has been fishing Idaho for more than 40 years. He is an outdoor writer and editor. He has written two other books: Flyfisher’s Guide to Wyoming and Flyfisher’s Guide to Yellowstone National Park.
Rocky Barker is the environmental reporter for the Idaho Statesman. He has fished Idaho for more than 30 years.