Panfish are often disregarded as beginner fish or for kids. However, Joe Cermele writes about how chasing these species can sharpen your skills for the “grown up” species as well. Via Fly Talk, Field & Stream. Guide and fly tier Tim … more ?
Echo has announced the release of the first major series of fiberglass spey and switch rods in the fly fishing industry, and contrary to some popular expectations, they boast benefits over many fast-action graphite rods. Read more in the press … more ?
We are Tight Loops, two young artists addicted to adventure, the outdoors, and fly fishing. We are seriously passionate about story telling, be it through film, photo, or written word. We've realized the only way to truly tell the stories we want to tell, is to make some life altering changes. Show More Summary
Humorous rantings of a fly fishing addicted mom. I found a rotten carrot near my seat buckle and cathartically threw it out the window. It was a ceremonial gesture; signaling the end of 9 hours alone in a car with three kids, to the ultimate final destination with friends: a fishing boat. Show More Summary
Matt from theflypatch.com ties one of his signature nymphs, the "Dr. Hendrickson." This is an absolute dead on match and a killer fly pattern. Easy to tie and just as easy to fish.
A streamer-and-nymph tandem rig. Photo by Justin Appenzeller. For the majority of flyfishermen, the basic rig is very simple: a single fly tied to the end of a tapered leader. Let the casting begin. It all obviously works fine—most of the time. Show More Summary
From poppers and damselflies to classics such as the Dahlberg Diver, Kip Vieth of Wildwood Float Trips runs down his list of the top ten patterns when fishing for smallmouth bass. In a recent article on Trello, Lauren Moon writes about … more ?
When I fished with Tom Albury in Abaco a couple weeks back I started off with a fly that looked super sweet (and I was kind of proud of) and the fish absolutely hated it. I tend to be a Presentation > Fly Selection kind of guy, but there was clearly something about the fly […]
A group of Colorado fly anglers head north to Wyoming’s North Platte River for prime-time spring runs. Via Yukon Goes Fishing.
Fly fishing can be intimidating from the outside looking in, but Will Watters of the fly-fishing and outdoor apparel company Western Rise makes the sport approachable in a recent article by Johnie Gall titled “The Everyman Sport” via Grind TV. From … more ?
From The Meadows Project.
O'keefe meet Jorge.
Ahhh the ol’ four legged fishing pole. Beyond this set doors reside 10…. Well thanks for clearing that up Walmart. Stay clear boys! No We Won’t! Hide and Seek JUST GOT REAL! Penguins can fly. Don’t Be Gross. Give it five or ten minutes, he’ll figure it out. Stay calm, pay bill (if you can […]
SmithFly Designs has opened a new retail location in Troy, Ohio. The store held a Grand Opening Celebration on Friday, April 17, 2015. Read more in the press release below. SmithFly Opens Fly Fishing Store and Workshop April 17 TROY, OH (April … more ?
Front Range Anglers of Boulder, Colorado, has announced that it will begin carrying Orvis fly fishing products. “We are excited to expand the top?quality equipment options for our customers,” said Steve McLaughlin, president of Front Range Anglers. Read more in … more ?
In early June of this year, fly anglers Aimee and Chase of Tight Loops will embark on a trip west from New England to Montana in a 1985 VW Vanagon in search of “the American dream; hitting the open road, … more ?
As I soon understood, fly fishing had nothing to do with pulling a trout out of your pants to surprise your brothers. pic.twitter.com/BGzjSGtSFi — Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) April 16, 2015
In a sweet photo posted on Twitter, Ryan Reynolds revealed how he discovered the actual meaning of fly fishing.
We write a lot of articles about fly fishing, but we also read a lot of articles about fly fishing too. That’s why every once in a while we like to take a day to share a few articles, from other websites, that we really enjoyed. Today is one of those days. Enjoy! Three Good […]
John Way of The Tackle Shop runs down his list of the top ten flies for fishing the high water rivers of spring in Montana. With a new season of trips ahead, check out Ben Smith’s review of Black Diamond’s … more ?