Long Lake (Republic) Opens With New Route for Access

Long Lake, just south of Republic, was looking to be closed due to closure of Scatter Creek Road, but an alternate route has been readied and the campground…

Big Horn Sportsmen's Show 2017

Big Horn Sportsmen’s Show a Big Success If you didn’t have a chance to make it to the Big Horn Show this year and to see all of our members ”in…

Kid's Fishing 2017

The Kids Fishing Days will be at the Clear Lake's Fairchild Air Force Base Recreational Area this year on May 5th and 6th. The special Ronald McDonald…

2017 Big Horn Show

See you at the Big Horn Show – The Big Horn Show runs from Thursday, March 16, through Sunday March 19th this year.  For those who are new to the club…

Montana Governor Declares Invasive Species Emergency

“Gov. Steve Bullock issued an executive order in late November declaring a statewide natural resource emergency for Montana water bodies due to the detection…

Toys For Tots - 2016

Our annual Toys For Tots meeting was again very successful, bringing in a number of toys and donations to support this extremely important program.  The…

Hugh Evans - Arlington National Cemetery

Longtime IEFFC member Hugh Evans, who died March 15, will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery, in Arlington, Va., at 8:30 a.m. on Dec. 9 with full…

Bayley Lake Inlet Channel Rehab

Eight hardy volunteers tackled the Bayley Lake inlet channel again this year. We cleaned out the channel between Potter’s Pond and Bayley Lake that…

Spokane Hatchery Fin Clipping

Those in attendance from our Club were Stephen Aspinwall, Dan Lobb, Floyd Holmes, Leon Buckles, Chet Allison, Phil Beck, Jon Bowne, Ward Buckingham, Bob…

Yellowstone River Fish Kill

The upturned, bloated bodies of mountain whitefish litter the banks of the Yellowstone River at a spot typically thick with anglers and drift boats. The…

Long Lake Open For Fishing

After last years devastating fire, there was concern that the fishing at Long Lake, near Republic, might be affected.   It looks as though prospects…

Against the Torrents Book Signing

Hello Book Loving Friends, I wanted to let you know that my husband, Richard Ripley, will be reading from and signing copies of his new book "Against…