Photo: Monster Taimen from Mongolia


Almost five feet of Mongolian taimen is a lot to handle.
Photo courtesy Fish Mongolia

Last week, Dr. Jay Neumann and his guide/zen master Zolboo Bodonguud from Fish Mongolia were able to land this fish of a lifetime on their Classic Canyons Float Trip. More incredibly, this . . .

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Video: Catch Me If You Can – Taimen Fishing in Monogolia

Catch me if you can Fly Fishing is a group of passionate fly-fishers from Slovakia who share a passionate desire to travel and explore different parts of our planet. At least once a year, they hit . . .

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Photos: An Epic Float Trip for Mongolian Taimen

Written by: Alex Gray

MRO guide Peter Fong and the author show off a fine Mongolian taimen. Photo by Bob Cosgriff
[Editor's note: Alex Gray recently enjoyed an excursion down an unnamed Mongolian river with Mongolia River Outfitters--chasing taimen, amur trout, and lenok, with even a few amur pike thrown in--and sent in this trip report. As a conservation-oriented operation, MRO chooses not to name the rivers they fish.] When I told people where I was headed, the response was either, “Mongolia? Isn’t forty a little young to start working on the bucket list?” or something to the effect that, “Mongolia for. . .

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Trip Report: Incredible Sight-Fishing for Taimen in Mongolia

Written by: Chris Littauer, World Cast Anglers

Low, clear water enabled the anglers to spot and stalk huge taimen. Photos courtesy World Cast Anglers
I think most fly fishermen would agree when I say the pinnacle of our sport is sight fishing. Whether it’s trout in New Zealand, carp on Blackfoot Reservoir, bonefish on Grand Bahama, or. . .

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