In this short film anglers put in the legwork to fish for bull trout in one of their last bastions within a pristine wilderness. “Merging different backgrounds and unorthodox fly fishing techniques, they experience a fishing trip that piscatorial dreams …
Women have become the fastest growing demographic in the sport of fly fishing. A recent article by John Clarke in The New York Times highlights women’s experience in the male-dominated sport, examines difficulties and strengths, and looks to programs such as a new … more ?
From equipment to strategies and technique, Joe Mahler writes about tips for effectively casting in windy conditions in this article via Fly Fisherman. “In many great fishing destinations, wind is always a factor. While it can make casting a challenge, … more ?
“The best tip for fishing current is to consistently present a team of nymphs low and slow near the riverbed,” writes Lance Egan. And while that sounds simple, the execution is far from easy. In this article on Fly Fisherman, … more...
They are the fastest growing demographic in fly fishing but have to find proper gear, navigate social media and plan self-defense in the outdoors.
Looking for some holiday gift ideas for that fly fisherman/woman on your list? Better yet, are you a fly fisher-person who has been accused of being ‘difficult to buy for?’ Not to worry, today we present you with 10 great gift ideas sure to please the fly fishing enthusiast in your life. 2017 Fly Fishing […]
Barry and Cathy Beck have travelled the world exploring new fly fishing opportunities. In a recent interview on Venturing Angler they talk about their experiences around the world, from favorite to dream destinations. Read more here. Pat Cohen makes tying … more ?
Flymen Fishing Company, in partnership with Orvis, Taylor Fly Fishing, Ahrex Hooks, and Renzetti, has announced an online fly tying contest. The Flymen team will vote to choose 1 weekly winner for 6 weeks. Read more in the press release … more ?
In a recent episode of the Fly Fishing Consultant podcast, Rob Snowhite talks with Beau Beasley about the upcoming Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival set to be held January 13-14, 2018, in Doswell, Virginia. “Beau covers what to expect … more ?
In a fun twist for the holiday season, this video from Trouts Fly Fishing brings a festive look at the top five flies for December fishing. If you’re headed out on the water during colder months, don’t miss these recommendations. … more ?
Do you love fly fishing? Do you love fly fishing for bonefish? Then it’s time to do something for yourself and start handling them using the best practices possible. After all, the more bonefish handled responsibly, the more bonefish you get to fish for. The fine folks at Bonefish and Tarpon Trust just released a […]
The Hell's Kitchen competition is inching closer and closer to that highly coveted prize of a new job as Head Chef at Chef Gordon Ramsay's Hell's Kitchen restaurant at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas. So you know what that means. Yep, the...Show More Summary
While fishing diverse water conditions can make you a better angler, so can fishing the same water with the same set-up, writes Domenick Swentosky. “I’m not suggesting that you need to spend years doing just one thing. That’s certainly a … more ?
In this article, Harrison Tasoff examines why fish don’t swim upside down. “As a fish glides through its weightless, three-dimensional, watery world, it almost always stays right side up. The question—for both starships and fish—is why?” Read more via Smithsonian. … more ?
‘Catch and release’ has become a cornerstone of the fly fishing culture. Not only has it helped conserve fisheries all around the world, the very notion of ‘catch and release’ has inspired a desire in multiple generations of anglers to preserve their own fisheries – which is a really good thing. That said, despite our […]
The 18th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival will be held January 13-14, 2018, at the Meadow Event Park. Along with great wine and food, the event will feature prominent speakers, film screening, interviews, and demonstrations from some of … more ?
The American Fly Fishing Trade Association has released a statement in support of Sportsmen for the Boundary Waters, urging anglers to raise their voice in support and concern. Read more in the press release below. Speak Out for the Boundary … more ?
Dubai isn’t often thought of by Westerners as a fly-fishing destination. “But at the heart of this fast, modern city lies a shockingly intact traditional fishing culture alongside a blooming fly angling industry.” Via Beattie Productions.
This video from Salsa Cycles features Hansi Johnson and Mike Riemer and their shared passions for mountain bikes and fly fishing.
A while back we told you that our friends at Aqua Flies had begun producing a commercial version of the ‘Kriller‘ – a salmon/steelhead fly developed by Alaska West guide, Greg Houska, that certainly proved itself last season on our Kanektok king, chum, and silver salmon populations. We’re happy to report that the good folks […]