About Norm Crisp

Norm is owner and head guide of Stream Side Adventures. Stream Side Adventures guides in the North Platte River Valley under terms of special use permits issued by the Medicine Bow National Forest and the Rawlins District of the Bureau of Land Management. For more information about Stream Side Adventures and Wyoming fishing visit www.streamsideadventures.com


Western Adventure


For tips on planning a fishing venture in the American West read on… When most people think of fly fishing the American West, rivers like the Madison, Yellowstone, Colorado, Green and the Big Hole are the first that come to … Continue reading


Chile on the cheap


To a fly fisherman, Chile is the Shangri-La of the trout fishing world. It’s one of those places most of us have on our life list of places to go. Being no different than any other red blooded fly fisher, … Continue reading


Dry Fly Fishing Tips


During almost every fishing trip I learn something new. It may be something that I pick up from a fellow fly fisher, something that I learn from making a mistake, or it might be that a light suddenly goes on … Continue reading


Cutthroat Slam


What do you get when you cross an adventurer, a lover of beautiful places and a fly fisherman? You end up with me, who some have called a Don Quixote of trout fishing. And perhaps they’re right. Of one thing … Continue reading


Wyoming’s North Platte Valley


Mention fly fishing the American west to most people and their first response will likely be the famous floating rivers of Montana and Wyoming like the Yellowstone, the Snake, the Madison or the Henry’s Fork. They also think that Jackson … Continue reading