Recent News & Blogs Archive

Happy Thanksgiving Week!

November 17th, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving Week! Please visit our online store to see the great deals we are offering this holiday season. Our shop will be closed from NOV. 18th-26th as all of us are heading home to spend time with our families and maybe even do a little fishing. Happy thanksgiving to all of our fishing friends!

Simms G3 Waders Hot Deal!

November 2nd, 2017

Our fall Sale continues to roll on, we have a great selection of our top of the line Simms Fishing gear on sale and priced to go! The Simms G3 Wader featuring 5 layers of Gore Tex pro-shell fabric is one of our favorite items still on sale. This wader is a workhorse for both […]

Simms Fall Blowout Sale!!

October 3rd, 2017

Starting in October, we are having a HUGE SIMMS SALE! We have a wide variety of great Simms gear 30% – 50% off, from G3 Waders and boots to Women’s Atoll Flip Flops.  Visit our secure e-commerce site, westbank.com , to view, or order, great gear at super savings.  In addition to Simms merchandise, we have […]

Flow Schedule Update for main Snake River in Jackson Hole

October 1st, 2017

Here is the word for the Snake River schedule for decreasing flows to wintertime levels. Current Discharge = 2,150 cfs. On Monday October 2nd outflow will be stepped down following the schedule below: Time Discharge (cfs) Change (cfs) 10/2- 0900 hrs           1950 cfs -200 10/2- 1100 hrs          […]

Westbank Anglers BIG News

May 18th, 2017

Westbank Anglers is thrilled to announce the acquisition of Heise Expeditions.  This acquisition enables Westbank Anglers to become a Licensed Idaho Outfitters on the South Fork of the Snake River. As a result,  Westbank Anglers is now permitted by the Bureau of Land Managment to offer daily guided fly fishing trips on the South Fork […]

Baker’s Dozen Fly Sale Happening Now!

April 10th, 2017

Now all the way thru May 26th we are having our annual Baker’s Dozen Fly Sale. When you buy 12 flies, get an additional 13 for FREE!   Spring Hurs: Monday-Friday from  9am-5pm.

Fishing Report

March 30th, 2017

Snake River (Jackson Hole): Flows on the Snake have been holding steady at 3500 for about a week now. Steady flows combined with cold nighttime temperatures have slowed the low elevation snow melt. This means that, until the daytime temps get warm enough to really start melting snow, the Snake is off color but in […]

Fishing Report

March 23rd, 2017

South Fork of the Snake River: Flows on the South Fork have been up at 16,000 for almost a week now, this has significantly changed the way the river looks. Water managers are aiming to empty the reservoirs to make room for the above average run-off that we are going to see. This means that […]

Fishing Report

March 13th, 2017

Welcome to the 2017 fishing season, we are happy to be back! We have been experiencing some spring weather over the past 5 days and the fishing has responded. The South Fork of the Snake is the place to be, with warmer temperatures and mild weather, fishing tends to be better over the hill in […]

Light at the end of the tunnel

February 15th, 2017

It has been one crazy winter here in Jackson Hole, whether it is relentless snowstorms or sub-zero arctic cold spells, its seems like we have seen it all this year. The most recent system to hit the area was the largest storm in Jackson Hole has seen in the last 31 years, since 1986!  The good […]