YEH, THEY GROW THAT BIG

Nate Burr of Rexburg, Idaho, hoists at 31-inch Yellowstone cutthroat trout from the Snake River. IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND GAME + Sacramento Bee

A STREAMER FLY FISHER broke the Idaho record for Yellowstone Cutthroat with a 31-inch beast.

The AGFC last year started stocking the Yellowstone Cutts, replacing the Snake River finespot strain hoping the Yellowstone’s will do better under local conditions

Idaho Fish and Game released details of the fly angler’s catch and release effort whcih came on what was described as a “brutally slow day”.