Wisconsin is home to some 2.900 trout streams which add up to more than 10,000 miles. It also has a good number of spring ponds that are home to trout and the tributaries of the Great Lakes which provide fishing for migratory Salmon, Trout, and Steelhead. Add in a bunch of warm water lakes and rivers and you have a great place to fly fish.

The streams of South Western Wisconsin are gently flowing streams where light rods, long leaders, and heavy hatches are the norm. West Central Wisconsin streams are similar to those of the South West part of the state but there are some nice Brook Trout streams. Central Wisconsin is home to gin clear streams that slowly wind their way through the sandy soil of the area. Living in these streams are wild Brook, Brown, and a few Rainbow Trout.

The streams and rivers of Northern Wisconsin are varied in character. There are scores of small, tree-lined Brook Trout streams but Northern Wisconsin also has largest and wildest rivers in the state.

 The Great Lakes tributaries support spawning runs of Salmon, Trout, and Steelhead. Great Lake tributaries spawning runs are comprised of hatchery fish but many Lake Superior tributaries have nearly self-sustaining Salmon, Trout, and Steelhead fisheries.
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