September 29, 2013 in Outdoors
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Scott Wolff casts a fly while fishing for brook trout and cutthroats in a high-mountain lake in the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness near Cooke City, Mont.

Above: Anglers should be ready for good fishing, and possibility of snow in any given month. Near left: Yellowstone cutthroat trout are stocked in some of the 300 high-mountain lakes. Far left: Wet snow greets backpacker Scott Wolff of Duluth, Minn., as he emerges from his tent at Sliver Lake.

September 28, 2013 in Outdoors
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Wet snow greets backpacker Scott Wolff of Duluth, Minn., as he emerges from his tent at Sliver Lake in the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness near Cooke City, Mont., on Sept. 18, 2013.

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Anglers who backpack into the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness of Montana should be ready for good fishing, and the possibility of snow any month of the year.

September 27, 2013 in Outdoors

The Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness is north of Yellowstone National Park, mostly in Montana.