Daily Archives: June 13, 2022

What Does it Take to Catch Big Trout?

What Does it Take to Catch Big Trout?

Dom Swentosky has a unique viewpoint on what it takes to catch big trout. He asserts it just takes time, and I agree with him. But are there other lessons you need to learn in order to consistently get into big fish?  You can read his story here. The post What Does it Take to Catch Big Trout? appeared first…

Breaking News: Historic Runoff Slams Montana’s Rivers

Breaking News: Historic Runoff Slams Montana’s Rivers

In the midst of runoff season domestically in the United States, Montana’s freestone rivers have been hit hard with chocolate-colored water and an exponential increase in flows from this spring’s rain and snowfall. While flows have increased overnight, many Fly Shops locally in Bozeman have shared photos and videos capturing this increase. While Montana was desperate for moisture this winter,…

Classic Story: “Taking Your Chances” with Brown Trout

Classic Story: “Taking Your Chances” with Brown Trout

This is the picture I should have been posting, but alas I didn’t “take my chance” when it presented itself. So I must be content with this imaginary brown trout. Photo-illustration by James Daley In this country, the phrase “to take your chances” usually means to try something that may end up being a disaster—as in “You’re taking your chances…

Master Class Monday: When to Use Small Flies for Trout

Master Class Monday: When to Use Small Flies for Trout

When large trout are feeding on the surface, our first impulse is usually to put on one of those big foam attractor flies that float so well and can be seen from across the river. However, Amelia Jensen–of Jensen Fly Fishing–shows why it is sometimes a mistake to use large attractor dry flies. Many times, especially in clear trout streams,…

Great Cheap Wader Bag

Great Cheap Wader Bag

The folks over at Hatch Magazine just published a fun story about the next great wader bag – which can be bought from IKEA. Sound too good to be true? Read the story and find out for yourself. The post Great Cheap Wader Bag appeared first on MidCurrent. Source link

How Mayfly Outdoors grew and thrived in Montrose

How Mayfly Outdoors grew and thrived in Montrose

Mayfly Corporate Headquarters in Montrose, Colorado When asked how his successful outdoor manufacturing company Mayfly Outdoors came to be, founder David Dragoo is both direct and coy. “I just filled out the form with the secretary of state,” Dragoo said. Dragoo and Mayfly have made their names turning around businesses in the outdoor industry. Mayfly started off with 17 employees…