The Smiling Moose Fly Shop online has all of your favorite and desirable fly fishing clothing at discounted prices. To view the inventory or to order that Simms, Patagonia, or other name brand shirt, go to https://shop.twa.us.
The nights are cooling down in Montana but the fishing is still great. Although it has dropped to about 50 degrees Fahrenheit in the early morning, the rainbows are still moving up the Upper Madison river. Check out this fish that Josh caught.
We had amazing weather while floating the Madison River in August. What a fantastic week of Fly Fishing on the Wild Adventure.
Fly Fishing at the Smiling Moose Lodge.
A lot of good fishing comes from knowing the right spot to cast and where to float on the water. And with so many great spots to put in on the Madison River, it can be tough to decide which one is the best place to start. Fortunately, the professional fly fishing guides that led […]
August is here, already, which means another great season of the Young Guns Wild Adventure at Rainbow Lake Lodge has come to a close. And, yes, the Rainbow Trout are happy about that! The work crew, wingman, and conveners did a fantastic job this summer. This year we upgraded the fire pit among the cabins, […]
Video captured on June 29, 2019.
Today, both Hugh Hewitt and Bob Shank, both Wild Adventure Alumni notified the public in their sphere of influence about the last six open spots for the Wild Adventure. Now we are down to five openings: July 9-14 ~ 1 opening August 13-18 ~ 1 opening September 3-8 ~ 3 openings As soon as Hugh […]
Consider someone by name, who you might invite to a Wild Adventure Fly Fishing trip in Montana — a friend whose life could use a “Wild Adventure” — and then give them a personal call this week. Wouldn’t it be great to see a significant impact in a friend’s life that all started with a […]
Jan Janura and Andy Trabucco have opened registration for The Wild Adventure’s BEYOND WILD SMITH RIVER FLOAT adventure in Montana which will be from Thursday, June 13th to Wednesday, June 19th, 2019. This includes 5 days of guided fly fishing, ground transportation, overnight lodging in Bozeman and Great Falls, four overnight accommodations in roomy 2-man […]
Please watch this recently produced video by Geert Heetebrij of the Wild Adventure Reunion. See why the Alumni Reunion is the place to be in January next year: If you have not been on a Wild Adventure, please go to https://twa.us and see why Jan Janura says TCBTGWOYL!
Valentine’s Day – give your Wild at Heart Beauty a gift she will always treasure… a ticket to the Wild Women’s Week in Montana! Registration is now OPEN! Bring a smile to your loved one’s face by giving her a “bouquet of rainbows” and a sweet trip like the one that meant so much to you – a trip that might tell her […]
We are grateful to Hugh Hewitt and his organization that has promoted The Wild Adventure trips today and over the years. Hugh Hewitt mentioned The Wild Adventure again this morning on the Hugh Hewitt show. We’ve included the clip. This sound bite aired at 7:24 AM EST today, January 31, 2019. Please use the player below to […]
At the end of this month is the 2019 alumni only TWA Reunion Gathering in Southern California. It’s going to be a great time and you’ll have plenty of chances to make new friends and enjoy the company of some Wild guys. I hope to see you there. Go to this page for more details: […]
Listen to this podcast from Jan Janura why New Year’s Resolutions do not work for him:
Please watch this recently produced slide show by Eric Figge who enjoyed the Smith River Beyond Wild Adventure trip. See why it was such a fantastic and oustanding fishing trip: If you have not been on a Wild Adventure, please go to https://twa.us and see why Jan Janura says TCBTGWOYL!
All Montana residents realize that the Big Sky State is the unofficial capital of fly fishing. But many don’t know when or how that began. As early as the 1930’s, Montana was known as a destination for fly fishermen, and that notoriety has only grown over time. Fly fishing was originally brought to America by […]
Every summer, a group of men sign up to attend a unique fly fishing experience at my ranch in Montana. Aptly called The Wild Adventure, this is a great opportunity for the group to explore 1,100 acres of wilderness, fish on the Upper Madison, and participating in authentic conversations about life’s big issues. TWA welcomes […]
We have another video put together from guys from The Wild Adventure Week 7. Watch it and hear what these guys thought of the Wild Adventure. If you have not been on a Wild Adventure, please go to https://twa.us and see why Jan Janura says TCBTGWOYL!
It’s easy to get wrapped up in the chaos of our surroundings, to be consumed by the daily tasks and responsibilities that demand the focus of our attention. Spending too long in this bubble day in and day out can be both mentally and physically draining. Our minds and bodies crave tranquility and rejuvenation, planting […]
We have yet another exciting video put together from guys who just completed their The Wild Adventure Week in Summer 2018 Week 5. Click below to watch it and hear what these guys thought of the Wild Adventure.
What a joy it is to have another video put together from guys from The Wild Adventure Week 3. Click below to watch it and hear what these guys thought of the Wild Adventure.
We have a new Wild Women’s Week video put together from the ladies from the Wild Women’s Adventure. Click below to watch it.
We have a new video put together from guys from The Wild Adventure Week 1. Click below to watch it.
I had the privilege of saying hello to the Wild Adventure men’s group when they arrived at the ranch this week… and here is a picture of us together! What a great group of guys! If you want to get some of your friends on one of these weeks, give them a copy of one […]
Check out our latest video about our Wild Catamaran Adventure put together today! It was a terrific time fly-fishing for Bonefish!!
A drone picture of a quiet March in Montana where it’s starting to warm up — around and at the Smiling Moose Lodge. And less snow means more great fishing ahead!
Check out our latest video, “What Guys Say” about The Wild Adventure. The video premiered in March 2018.