On a Salmon Beat in the Highlands of Scotland four Fly fishers from South Africa, Canada, America and England will be fly fishing for wild Atlantic salmon, soon after they will then move further into the Highlands of Scotland to fly fish for the world famous Wild Brown Trout on the unforgiving West Coast of Scotland.
For most fishing situations, our knot of choice is the non-slip mono loop knot. We use it to attach flies to tippet for everything from trout, to bonefish, to king salmon. It’s strong, dependable, and allows for good action on the fly. However, the non-slip mono loop can be a bit bulky and sometimes a […]
from Whip Fly Fishing Two young men travel north hoping to catch trout on a dry fly and a large northern pike on a flyrod. A short film about the preparation, execution and thrill of success in fly fishing.
I dig the black death fly. I’ve tied a few, cast maybe a couple and landed a fish on zero of those flies, but they look kind of cool and, let’s be honest, pretty flies catch more anglers than fish. Still, this is a well traveled fly and has stuck many a tarpon and should […]
King of the River episode 1 Nate Fly Fishing W?dkarska Bra? - Fly Fishing
Carl McNeil weighs in on the “Mono” vs. Fluoro’ debate. (via:Swift)
I have fished from an early age. It runs in the family. I started fly fishing when I was 21 and I had my first truly magical day of fly fishing when I was 24. That day I fished the Lower McCloud with Fred Gordon and had 20+ fish for the first time. Today, my […]
Most fly anglers today would agree that catch and release practices are important in promoting healthy fisheries. Not only is it beneficial to the well being of our sport, but having the opportunity to release a fish back to the wild to fight another day, is an event most of us would agree adds to the […]
For many anglers out there, fly fishing for bonefish is at the top of the bucket list, although getting started can be a bit overwhelming at times. After all, not all of us are fortunate enough to have a bonefish flat in our backyard! However, like anything worth doing, quality instruction and practice makes all the […]
Hi, Lucy here again. I’m going to teach you how to make a feather fishy. It’s a really great way to help your kids find something fun and feathery to do. Supplies for Feather Fish: feather googly eye glue 1.... Continue Reading ? The post Flying Feather Fish Kids Craft appeared first on Make and Takes.
We’re grateful each and everyday for how many of you check out our blog on a regular basis. With that said, the internet is a big place! Here are a few good articles about fly fishing, from other websites, that we thoroughly enjoyed and thought you might too! Three Good Fly Fishing Articles 10 Inexpensive […]
Some excellent news from AFFTA. The American Fly Fishing Trade Association (AFFTA) has created a funding arm dedicated to furthering fly fishing conservation and educational organizations and programs. The AFFTA Fisheries Fund is targeted...Show More Summary
Three friends fly fishing in the Caribbean.
The 2014 edition of the America Cup fly fishing competition kicked off yesterday in Vail. LINK In 2016 the Vail region will also host the World Fly Fishing Championships. The Mongolians are also getting in on the fly fishing competiton action.
King of the River is a documentary series that invites viewers into the intimate world of Atlantic salmon fly fishing.
I really hope somebody records Erika Napoletano's "Firestarter” keynote at the upcoming America Fly Fishing Trade Association’s Aspen Dealer Summit in late October.
The sport of fly fishing conjures up images of wild mountain streams, iridescent trout and lush valleys in the shadows of jagged peaks. But on Saturday, the way-out-in-the-metropolis setting of North Atwater Park played host to experienced and beginner anglers in the first annual Friends of the Los Angeles River “Off tha’ Hook” fishing derby. LINK (via: LA Times)
The sport of fly fishing conjures up images of wild mountain streams, iridescent trout and lush valleys in the shadows of jagged peaks.
?You can't solve it with a dialogue. You can't solve it with a summit. You solve it with a bullet to the head. It?s the only thing these people understand." -- Andrea Tantaros Female Veterans learn fly fishing to cope...
If you’re a tasty-looking insect, spider or even a lizard, being in “spitting distance” of an archerfish makes you a dangerously perfect target. At first, these water-shooting fish may not look as remarkable as flying fish (or walking fish), but they harbor a fearsome skill...