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Top 5 Summertime Stream Flies

Top 5 Summertime Stream Flies

Summertime is here and the fly fishing season is well underway. What better way to enjoy the warm weather then to get out on a crystal clear stream on a hot day and cast a few flies to some hungry trout. But what flies should you start with? What flies will help increase your odds at landing that next beautifully spotted trout? Follow along as I share with you my Top 5 Summertime Stream Flies and see if there are some in there that you can try out next time you’re on the water. [Continue reading]

High Water Fly Fishing Tips

High Water Fly Fishing - The Fly Fishing Basics

Imagine this. It's Springtime in your area. The birds are singing, the trees are getting greener each day, and the flowers are blooming. Adding to this, the weather is getting to be that oh so nice temperature. Things are great so you pack up your … [Continue reading]

Nymphing Techniques – European or Strike Indicator

Nymphing Technique - Wffc Martin Drož - Fly Fishing Basics

I've briefly mentioned European nymphing and the conventional strike indicator type of nymphing in past articles (Three Main Types of Flies to Fly Fish for Trout). While that's all good to mention those it doesn't give you much of an idea as to just … [Continue reading]

Streamer Fishing Tactics

Streamer Fishing Tactics

With the Fall season well into its own, an exciting time is upon us in the fly fishing world...streamer fishing.  Many anglers look forward to this time of year.  It's a time when fish, especially the larger ones of our lakes and rivers, begin to … [Continue reading]

Barbed vs Barbless Hooks

Barbed vs Barbless Hooks

For many years as I was starting out fly fishing I fished with flies that had barbs on them.  I'm pretty sure this is a common practice for many out there learning to fly fish as well as many veterans to the sport.  After a while though you begin to … [Continue reading]