open clinch knot
The open clinch knot has probably helped me hook more fish than any other knot.  Super simple to tie and strong, the open clinch knot does two big things - It gives your fly more action and keeps your fly from getting tangled up. Click on the video below to see how the knot is easily tied.  The big trick...
Hang Down
  There's no question, one of the best, and easiest, tips I could ever give you for hooking steelhead is called the Hang Down.  This is how it works - After you cast and swing your fly through the run, your fly will be "hanging down" below you.  Make sure to let the fly sit there for 3 or 5...
fly fisherman
What is the biggest question that fly fisherman have? Better put - what is your biggest struggle? What’s one thing you could learn or resource that would help you most with steelhead fly fishing? I recently ran a survey and collected data on this very question. Of this question - What is your biggest struggle with fly fishing - 50%...
fly fishing for trout
  Trout is a name for a number of freshwater species belonging to the Salmonidae family, including salmon,trout, chars, freshwater whitefishes, and grayling. This includes Sea Trout . The main species of Trout in the UK are Brown Trout.  Fly fishing for trout is a little different in the UK, as Andy from Riverangler.co.uk explains below. Brown Trout Brown Trout are...
fly fisherman
  What does it take to be a successful steelhead fly fisherman? The right fly - sure.  A good presentation - You bet.  Reading water to find the fish - No question. But, you will not be a successful steelhead fisherman unless you are patient, persistent, passionate and get out and practice. Don't think you have these characteristics now? Don't worry,...