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DIY Fishing Giveaway

There is a serious amount of stuff you could win over at DIY Fishing including a trip to Belize. That sounds nice, eh? A week at Tarpon Cay? Um… sign me up (I already signed up, really). Here’s the link. You have to sing up for their mailing list, but I was already on it […]

The Ready Position – Alaska Style

Fly fishing for bonefish means always being ready, and those of you who have joined us at Andros South know exactly what we’re talking about. In fact, we’ve written many times before about the importance of a good ‘ready position‘ on the flats – an ample supply of line on the deck, a decent length off the […]

Video Hatch: “Stormy Day”

11 hours agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

This short film features beautiful shots of fly fishing for zander and pike in a large river in Holland. Via Willem Romeijn.

Tippets: Striper Nation, Holding Fish for Photos

12 hours agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

Zach Matthews writes about the culture, techniques and learning curve of fly fishing for stripers in the South. They’re a standout quarry on the fly rod, and “If there were a hunting season for stripers,” Matthews writes, “these fish would … more ?

CFFCM’s Summerfest and Angler’s Market

12 hours agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

The Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum will hold its annual Summerfest and Angler’s Market on August 6 and 7, 2016. The even marks the center’s 35th anniversary and will be held at CFFCM in Livingston Manor, VT. Read more … more...

Fishpond Westwater Large Rolling Duffel

As you might except, while running fly fishing lodges in several different countries, one thing we see a lot of throughout the year is luggage.. More specifically, fly fishing luggage! As far as we’re concerned, quality luggage is just as important as the gear you’re toting. After all, high end rods, reels, and the like […]

Video Hatch: “FISHERMAN”

From gearing up to a successful catch, this short film features beautiful footage of fly fishing in Switzerland from Elisa Chavaillaz.

Tippets: High Stick Nymphing, Flymen Tying Contest

High stick nymphing has become a core technique for a trout anglers. Jonathan Wright writes an article about different situations and stream flows when short line nymphing is especially useful via Fly Fisherman. Flymen Fishing Company is currently holding a … more ?

Mia Sheppard Joins Winston Field Advisor Team

Winston has announced that Mia Sheppard will join the company as a member of the Winston Field Advisor Team. “I’m honored to join the Winston team and be a part of a company that is just as dedicated and passionate … more ?

Video Hatch: “Cosmo”

2 days agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

This short film from Yeti features the story of a local Seychelles fishing guide who provides for his family while guiding anglers in the ultimate saltwater flats destination.

Tippets: How Hot is Too Hot, Wading for Bass

2 days agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

As summer temperatures continue to rise, it’s important to consider how hot is too hot to fish. Chad Shmukler details guidelines for stream temperature thresholds and explains how they affect trout behavior, feeding, and recovery time. Via Hatch Magazine. Largemouth … more ?

My next bonefishing trip… Maui?

First off, let me tell you I always heard there weren’t bonefish in Maui. There aren’t the big flats where anglers can target them and so, while they might technically be, ya know, in the area, they weren’t really something you could target. Well, guess what? I’m (most likely) going bonefishing in Maui come September. […]

50 Shades of Grayling

Today we present you with a pretty cool photo of what we think is one of the most under appreciated, yet most stunning fish in Alaska, the Arctic grayling. If you thought grayling were nothing more than a drab gray fish with a big dorsal fin, think again! It’s been a while since we showed […]

My Snatcher Season at the Mid Way Point

The fishing funk I fell into last year has continued into this one unfortunately. All of my finishes so far this year have been a disappointment. First Tournament on Birch I didn't fish very intelligently and finished 2 places up from last. Show More Summary

Tippets: Saving the Yellowstone, Good News on Animas River, Norway’s Atlantic Salmon Aquaculture, Mining Fishout Programs

3 days agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

Mike Penfold, a former Bureau of Land Management state director, has a plan to save the Yellowstone River: the Montana Recreation Waterway that would run along the river on public land, some of which is currently unrecognized. Read more about … more ?

Hatches Theater – Yeti: Kamchatka Steelhead and Cosmo

3 days agoHobbies / Fishing : Hatches

Yeti has been producing some great products over the years. Check out what happens when the shed some light on 2 opposite ends of the world Cosmoledo and Kamchatka.

Cosmo by Yeti

Well… I love this little video more than is reasonable. This is the sort of thing I may only see in video and in fever dreams, but I’ll take it. Yeti brings us this short all about Cosmoledo Atoll and one of the guides who works the...

NOOBS on my Home Water

Recently I convinced a few of my long-time friends to make the 4.5 hour drive north from the Bay Area up to my home town and my home waters of the Upper Sacramento River and McCloud River.   I was happy to be able to bring these guys out on this water, water that means […]

The King Sling Loop

Bad knots are a bummer.. But even a knot tied to perfection is often still the weakest link of any setup. That’s why successful anglers are usually pretty particular about the knots they use. We’re asked all the time what our ‘knot of choice’ is for particular rigging situations, and one question we hear often is […]

Video Hatch: “Kamchatka Steelhead Project”

4 days agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

This film from Yeti features a group of anglers as they document and preserve the legacy of Kamchatka’s Steelhead population on Russia’s eastern coast.

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