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The Nature Conservatory Silver Creek Preserve

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Gorgeous Property, Tails a Bit Overgrown

As a Nature Conservancy member this property was on my list for a visit during a visit to Ketchum... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
The Nature Conservancy Preserve is fly fishing only.

Well Ben S, it's not suprising you took flak for using your spinning gear in the fly fishing only... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
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10 Jul 2018
“Gorgeous Property, Tails a Bit Overgrown”
17 Jun 2018
“The Nature Conservancy Preserve is fly fishing only.”
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

As a Nature Conservancy member this property was on my list for a visit during a visit to Ketchum, Idaho. We stopped in late afternoon for a picnic lunch and a hike. The property was quiet with the visitor center already closed (they close at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Well Ben S, it's not suprising you took flak for using your spinning gear in the fly fishing only stretch. Too bad somebody didn't simply tell you that. Protocol is to sign in at the visitor center before you start fishing. Now you know.

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Mott8
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Just when I started thinking that not every fly fisherman was a rich, snob ribbon dnacer. Despite using a small, barbless single hook on my spinner, I got heckled by three different fly fishermen, all in the name of Ernest Hemingway. Not sure why these...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Ben S
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place to camp and stumbled into a gorgeous area. We stayed (FREE) at the Silver Creek East primitive campgrounds. Couldn't have found a more beautiful place to relax for a quiet evening. We enjoyed the pristine creek with easy access,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank lyn v
Reviewed 13 July 2015

As an angler learning fly fishing, there's no better place to absorb this engaging art form. About 45 minutes south of Sun Valley, Idaho (about halfway between the small towns of Gannet and Picabo), Silver Creek Preserve offers the peace and beauty of nature, a...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank JediSushiChef
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Great place to explore, wonderful to fish in floating tubes. All kinds of bird and wildlife. A peaceful setting and just 100% plus

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank osborncats
Reviewed 20 July 2013

This is a nice little place to stop in and chat about the local scenery when visiting the local preserve. It's manned by volunteers from 8-1 during the summer months. My husband purchased a hat and I studied the birding information.

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank travelanne
Reviewed 22 March 2013

This is a pretty unique and beautiful place. If you are in the Sun Valley area it is deffinatly worth your time for the short 20=30 min drive south. If you are an angler, well, you should already know of the area. Take a walk...More

Date of experience: March 2013
3  Thank wadebradley
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