This short film from 9p#5 Média features fly fishing for brown trout on the Lough Mask, Ireland.
On Saturday, September 30, 2017, Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing will host simultaneous daylong events to raise funds and awareness of the cause of injured and disabled veterans. “Healing Saturday,“ will take place at local fly shops across the country in … more ?
Son Tao is a 1st Sergeant in the U.S. Army, a PHWFF veteran participant, volunteer, and world-class fly tier. Joel Stewart, author of A Fly Rod in my Sea Bag: Fishing Adventures in Baghdad During Operation Iraqi Freedom, profiles Tao’s journey to … more ?
This film, the first in the new film project series Water Cycle, follows former Blackburn Ranger Brian Ohlen as he bikepacks and fly fishes down the Pacific Coast in search of Steelhead. Via Blackburn Media.
Justin Housman puts up a book review of Langdon Cook’s newest work, Upstream: Searching for Wild Salmon, from River to Table. “Cook wades into the controversies surrounding fish hatcheries and so-called ‘mitigation’ strategies to make up for fish-killing dams, but … more ?
RIO has announced their second annual amateur fly fishing film competition. October 1, 2017 is the opening date for entries, and competitors can enter their submissions until March 31 of 2018. Read more in the press release below. RIO Amateur Fly Fishing …
We’ve written an awful lot of posts about fly fishing since we started our blog back in 2008. Seriously, we’re closing in on nearly 3,000 posts.. That’s a lot of articles about fly fishing, and we’d be willing to bet you haven’t read them all! That’s why we’ve organized many of our posts into ‘reference […]
Today we present you with a simple tip that we’ve seen learned the hard way on, not one, but many heartbreaking occasions. When fishing for trout, particularly when fishing sub-surface flies from a drifting boat, most successful anglers agree that the most effective method of hooking fish on flies you can’t see is by setting […]
This short film from the “Find Your Water” series by Redington shows that fly fishing adventures don’t have to be far from home.
In the most recent episode of the Fly Fishing Consultant podcast, Rob Snowhite interviews Richard Franklin. He reflects on the pursuit of solitude while fly fishing in the West. And the “modern polarization of optics, high end fly rods, fly … more ?
Riding, camping, fly fishing—Eric Porter shows you how to be ready for it all.
Feather Craft: The Amazing Birds and Feathers Used in Classic Salmon Flies by Kevin W. Erickson is a unique photographic guide to the unusual and beautiful feathers used in fly tying. “In addition to macro photos of individual feathers and … more ?
Musician Steve Earle is the most recent guest on the Walking the Floor podcast. He talks about politics, Johnny Cast, and fly fishing in the hour-long conversation. “I fish with a fly rod,” says Earle, “I’m mainly a trout fisherman,” … more ?
In the 11th episode of RIO’s “How To” series, RIO brand manager Simon Gawesworth demonstrates how to fish a dry fly on a lake from a boat. “The video explains the different techniques needed to successfully fish when anchored, and … more ?
This short film from Luka Šimunjak highlights the beauty of late summer fly fishing on the Gacka river in Croatia.
Orvis is collecting gear donations for Hurricane Harvey relief workers. Find detailed information on where to send rain jackets, waders or boots here. Using flies that are easily visible is a great way to learn about fish behavior and feeding … more ?
We’ve posted an awful lot in the past about popper fishing for our ridiculous run of silver salmon at Alaska West. After all, big bright salmon inhaling surface flies, over and over again, is hard to keep entirely to ourselves.. That said, without seeing it for yourself, we don’t think reading about it does it […]
This guy just finished Kayaking across the Atlantic for the third time, he is 70. via A flying fish up close. via Love the way this shot turned out of my daughter at Joshua Tree. Shot on a pixel phone. via Kubrick sneaking a self shot while pretending to take one of Jack Nicholson. via […]
This short film features beautiful footage from a fly fishing trip in northern Sweden. Via Spotified.
Before fishing in rattlesnake country don’t miss this article by Steve Graepel on tips to identify and avoid rattlesnakes, as well as how to treat bites, via Gear Junkie. Find a book review of Tom Rosenbauer’s recently released Fly Fishing … more ?