Barry Hilton is a comedian who hails from South Africa.
Fishing for steelhead is fun. Catching steelhead is even more fun. Here are 6 ways you can can more steelhead on flies. Let us know how you catch more! 6 Ways to Catch More Steelhead Fish the near water first. Steelhead can hold in really shallow water, really close to the bank. Always fish the [...]
IKTUS is a French lake located near the city of Pau.
A 92-year-old World War II veteran recently had the opportunity to live out a dream. When a staff member at the senior living center where he's lived for years asked what he'd do with one wish, Bobby Williams was ready with an answer. "I wanted to fish again," he said. So, they took him to a creek and didn't let the fact that he's confined to a wheelchair slow them down at all.
From old school, now turned hipster brand, Farah. LINK Here's a vintage option for you flshipsters out there. The Hula Girl Fly Fishing Pataloha shirt from Patagonia.
Make your own Pulp Fiction magazine covers (or t-shirts, or mugs, or…) at PULP-O-MIZER — perhaps the greatest online invention since online things were invented. See you fighting carnivorous trout in hand-to-fin combat, Tom Chandler...
In this video, Robert Selfors - the man behind the innovative new ArcticSilver Free-Flex fly rods - travels to Northern Norway for the seasonal trout opening day. Here, he fishes for arctic char in stunningly beautiful scenery, and even though Winter still hasn't retreated, the insects are starting to hatch, and the fish are starting to rise.
So this video of a bald eagle grabbing a fish being reeled in by a fly angler has been floating around the Interwebs for about a week now. It would appear that the huge bird spools the reel in about 5 seconds. But I'm calling it a fake. Show More Summary
With our summer seasons at Alaska West and BC West right around the corner, we thought we’d hit you with some articles loaded with salmon fishing tips. We cover kings (chinooks), silvers (cohos) and chums (dogs) – the titles are all pretty self-explanatory. Have fun out there! Salmon Fly Fishing Tips Swinging Flies for Kings [...]
Vintage pictures & ads of women fly fishing! (photos via Facebook/Amy Tremper, who would rather be fishing)
Roger O'Keefe is forever indebted to the Pflueger Medalist. LINK (via:The Pagosa Springs Daily News)
Birds gotta fly, fish gotta swim, and dogs gotta chew. At least, that is my belief, backed up with virtually no research whatsoever. This belief is based on 1) understanding that the impressive teeth and jaw structure of a dog is the...Show More Summary
Dang! More dead steelies. Take out Searsville Dam! "Bay Area’s San Francisquito Creek In News For Steelhead Kills" http://t.co/SuffXcf5pS -> The First Small Stream Fly Fishing Trip Of The Brand-New Season – The Trout Underground FlyShow More Summary
Fly fishing for Tarpon in the backcountry of Brevard County. Filmed with iPhone.
Some of the latest finds from Etsy. Brook and Blueback Trout limited edition print by Matt Patterson of Stoneridge Studios. Vinyl Nusery Wall Decal Limited Edition Signed and Numbered Permit Illustration Print by Andrea Larko. Lake Superior Agate Trout Pendant & 18" Sterling Silver Chain by River Blend Studio. Carolina Red" By Jonathan Marquardt of BadAxeDesign.
I was a fly fishing guide for the blink of an eye. One season, that was it. I was lucky to do that guiding on my home waters and with some really good guys. All of this went down about 14 years ago, so this is not recent history. Toward the end of that season [...]
Let me be clear… I don’t intend to give the “other side” equal time on this blog. I think spear fishing tarpon is wrong and I’m not willing to indulge the moral relativism they’d like to engage in. I’m also glad to see that Fly Life Magazine isn’t ready to let it drop either. I’m [...]
Today’s message is for those of you who are part of the fly fishing industry – for everybody out there that’s a ‘pure angler’, pass it on to your friends in the industry, please! We’ll be at the International Fly Tackle Dealer show in Las Vegas this July 9 – 12, and we’d love to [...]
The snowpack up here is so bad, Older Bro and I took the direct route into our normally-unreachable-until-June alpine stream. On the way in, the Official Beater Fishing Vehicle of the Trout Underground (a 200,000 mile 1990 Ford Bronco that has seen most of California’s dirt roads and looks like it) got stuck in [...]