Ozark Fly Flinger is Scott Branyan's comprehensive website on fly-fishing the tailwaters of the White River in Arkansas.
Photo: “End of the Hopper Season” - The 2017 hopper season was a lot of fun, but it appears to have ended earlier this year. Takes on grasshopper patterns had slowed considerably by the middle of October. This was one of the prettier browns, a beautiful wild fish, which was caught by Ray Smith on Bull Shoals tailwater August 25, 2017. All rights reserved, Scott Branyan.