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How to Catch Trout in Winter

Fly fishing in Winter can be a daunting thing to think about. Snow. Frigid temps. Freezing water. It all adds up to what might seem like time that is better spent indoors next to a warm fire. Don’t be too quick to judge these cold Winter days of fly fishing though and let’s find out how to catch trout in Winter. [Read more…]

Top 5 Winter Fly Fishing Tips

Many anglers hang up their waders and fly rods when the weather starts to take a turn for the colder spells of Winter. I won’t lie, I’ve had times when that cold, frigid air of Winter makes me shudder as I’m wrapped up in a warm blanket in front of the fire. It’s cold. But that doesn’t mean the fish don’t still eat. All you need to know are a few simple Winter Fly Fishing Tips to get you out and catching more fish in those Winter months. [Read more…]

Winter Fly Fishing Tips: What Flies To Use

Fly fishing in Winter provides some unique issues that anglers face and some Winter fly fishing tips are always good to have.  Aside from the typical cold and wet weather, fish tend to decrease their activity during these cold winter months.  That’s not to say that they stop eating though.  Fish, speaking of trout here, love a water temperature that hovers in the 50-55 degree mark.   Winter water temps tend to drop below that a lot of the time.  What that does is simply slow down a fish and they try to not exhaust too much energy in the search of food.  So we anglers need to adjust our tactics and flies to compensate. [Read more…]