epic fly fishing
After a few months now making connections with many amazing people online and offline, I’m ready to post an article that pays respect to everyone through this epic fly fishing round-up post. I've been asking a lot of questions over the last few months and been trying to provide huge value to you every day.  This post is a summary of the connections...
Why should Wet Fly Swing be one of your main online resources for steelhead fly fishing? Let me take you on a journey to clarify and answer that question. I understand how difficult steelhead fly fishing can be. I’ve been there. On the super hot side and super cold side of steelheading. You will better understand the mindset by connecting with me...
fly fishing instructor
I sat down with Ron Lauzon from TheFlyFishingInstructor.com on the Clackamas River recently to talk casting, fishing and a little steelhead fly fishing history.  Ron gives us a ton of great nuggets in this audio interview, including the 5 essentials of every cast, fly fishing fallacies and the the passion of steelhead. Click Here if your having trouble opening the audio file below I wanted...
mending the line
When I started out swinging flies with a spey rod, my cast wasn’t great.  In fact, it pretty much sucked.  But, because mending the line with the spey is pretty easy (think length), I was able to turn a bad cast into a great cast. After I piled my crappy cast out there, I only needed to pick up and turn over...
egg sucking leach
Why do steelhead take a fly?  Becasue they are looking for food - Maybe?  Because they have instincts from their juvenile self from 2 years previously - Likely?  Because they are aggressive fish and just get pissed that there is this little nagging thing in front of them - Oh Yeah...... All of these scenarios are likely correct at some...