fly fishing tips
You stop by your local fly shop and they tell you which river is hot this week. The flows and water color is perfect for this time of year. They give you the fly that hammered the fish yesterday and you are fired up to get on the water. They give you a few additional fly fishing tips on...
fly fishing
  The explosion of the rod and reel in my left hand brought my heart into my throat. It was just the beginning of the greatest fishing experience of my life. The canyon walls towered above on a typically cool November day on the Deschutes River. It was nearing the Magic-Hour, and I was set to meet a friend down-river for...
  This map will help you find local fly fishing resources in your area.  If you are travelling to a new area, Zoom in or click the link in the upper left to find a local Fly Fishing Shop in your area. Having trouble viewing the map:  CLICK HERE If you are a local fly shop or guide and would like to be...
egg sucking leach
There are a number of different ways to tie the Egg Sucking Leech.  Whether a wooly bugger, bunny leech or other, this pattern is effective in many different situations.  I will take you quickly through a sparse bunny leech tying demonstration so you have a feel how to get started. Take a look at the video below and then check...
steelhead flies
I stopped by a local fly shop last week to BS a bit and look at some of their steelhead flies. One of the things that really struck me were the prices - $4.50 per fly and more. I’ve never thought that much about prices because I've tied flies for most of my life and grew up around a fly shop. But...