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Quote from: Woolly Bugger on November 23, 2020, 09:23:47 AMPandemic Crowds Bring 'Rivergeddon' to Montana's RiversAs urbanites flock to forests and rivers to escape coronavirus threats, trailheads are cramped with parked cars and fishing on the Madison River is like a Disneyland ride.Trail head parking nightmare >>>BOZEMAN, Mont. — The Madison River rushes down out of the snows and springs atop the Yellowstone plateau, a dark blue, rock-studded, world-class fishing stream.The fishing season is nearly finished, but a season of discontent continues. Throughout the summer and fall, there have been traffic jams on the river, and the number of large fish has declined."You're in a flotilla with five boats in front of you and five in back of you," said Carl Hamming, a board member of a local chapter of Trout Unlimited, which wants to limit commercial guides on the river. "It seems like everyone was flocking to Montana this summer," he said.https://nyti.ms/35VEcyHNote: If they keep going in that direction the Madison will soon be as crowded as the South Holston! jis say'in