Prairie Sportsman

Fishing with a Fly

Season 8 Episode 12 | 28m 46s

Bret learns the art of fly fishing from expert fly fisherman Mike Alwin at Whitewater State Park in southeast Minnesota. Then, go to a DNR trout hatchery in Lanesboro, Minn., and to Camden State Park where 2,500 brown trout raised at the hatchery are released into the Redwood River in southwest Minnesota. A high school stream ecology class release nets full of brown trout into the river.

Aired: 05/14/17

Rating: NR

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The 2017 season is made possible by funding from the Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund as recommended by the Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources, and by Ice Castle Fish Houses Manufacturing and Live Wide Open.