Catch Tight Lines 208 on Local Podcast

Looking for fishing tips, weather forecasts, recent angler reports and other intel that can help turn your fishing trips into successes? Be sure to check out the Southern Idaho Fishing Report podcast! Hosted by local angler Jeff Cullers and launched in summer 2021, the Southern Idaho Fishing Report’s weekly episodes are packed with valuable information…

Local Fishing Report: September 2021

September is an awesome month for Idaho anglers. Just about every kind of fishing is available this time of year, and with cool mornings and daytime temps in the 70s, it’s a beautiful time to be outdoors. As you plan your fishing trips, here are some tips and destinations to keep in mind: Trout If…

Fillet & Fry Sells Out; Second Class Offered

Fillet & Fry is one of Tight Lines 208’s most popular fishing classes, and with good reason. In addition to learning a lifelong skill that will help anglers make the most out of their catches in the kitchen, this class offers an opportunity to enjoy a delicious dinner of fresh fish & chips with fellow…

Tight Lines 208 to Talk Trout at Treefort Fest

Want to learn more about catching, harvesting and enjoying a sustainable meal of fresh Idaho trout? Be sure to check out the Foodfort event “Trout Talk: From Sustainable Fishing to the Perfect Sear,” happening at noon Friday, September 24, in the JUMP Share Studio in downtown Boise. Tight Lines 208 owner Jordan Rodriguez will lead…

Local Fishing Report: August 2021

Fishing and the weather remain hot across the Treasure Valley as we march toward fall. An unfortunate side effect of the heat and extended drought is low water in several regional fisheries—a topic I’ll explore in an upcoming column. But in lakes, rivers and reservoirs that are holding water, fishing has been quite good for…

Local Fishing Report: July 2021

Well folks, it has been HOT. With all this record-setting, 100-degree nonsense, not all outdoor activities are fun, safe or accessible. But there are multiple ways to beat the heat while fishing. Read on for some July tips and destinations. And be sure to hydrate and come prepared for extra-warm conditions! Alpine Lakes July is…