Daily Archives: September 13, 2022

Angler Story of the Week: Alaskan Dolly Varden

Angler Story of the Week: Alaskan Dolly Varden

“I have spent a lot of my life on the water, gone broke, and poured my heart into chasing every species I can afford (or not afford) to target. I received a few invites on trips this year alongside planning my own endeavors and my regular weekend fishing schedule. Chasing enormous Dolly Varden is not something everyone gets to do…

Pro Tips: For Low-Water Trout, Move Slowly and Choose Wisely

Pro Tips: For Low-Water Trout, Move Slowly and Choose Wisely

Written by: George Daniel, Livin On The Fly Stealth and focusing on only spots that might hold big fish are the keys to success. Low, clear water makes for difficult fly fishing. You can decide to hang up our waders until the next rainfall, or you can embrace the challenge, and develop into a better (more patient) angler. Just as with…

Tying Tuesday: Drunk Drea Thin Mint

Tying Tuesday: Drunk Drea Thin Mint

In this week’s edition of Tying Tuesday, the folks at Fly Fish Food show us how to tie the Drunk Drea Thin Mint streamer. Watch the video below. The post Tying Tuesday: Drunk Drea Thin Mint appeared first on MidCurrent. Source link

Story: I Shouldn’t Have Called Fly Fishing Dumb

Story: I Shouldn’t Have Called Fly Fishing Dumb

In a fun follow-up to a story he wrote in July, Boston Globe reporter Billy Baker remarks that he shouldn’t have called fly fishing “dumb.” To help change his mind on the topic, he arranged a day of fishing with Tom Rosenbauer. At the time, I reckoned Tom would set Billy straight, and he appears to have done just that. Read Billy’s…

Video: Understanding Tying-Thread Sizes – Orvis News

Video: Understanding Tying-Thread Sizes – Orvis News

Last year, we launched a new series of videos called “One-Minute Fly-Tying Tips and Techniques.” from Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions. Each video will teach a single tying skill, from the most basic to the advanced. Ultimately, the series will serve as a sort of encyclopedia of tying skills that will be a valuable resource for anyone who sits down…

“I shouldn’t have called fly-fishing dumb”

“I shouldn’t have called fly-fishing dumb”

 Billy Baker follows up on his fly fishing is dumb article This unfortunate discovery occupied my inbox for much of the summer after I wrote an article in which I referred to fly fishing as “dumb” and “the most insufferable kind of fishing.” I realize now that I was wrong to say those things, for fly-fishing itself is not to…

The Mission Issue #35

The Mission Issue #35

Aliens, Swamp Donkeys, Jacks, Citizen Science, Lobster Hatches, Fabled Trout, Fly Challenges, Clannie Therapy, and MORE. LINK The post The Mission Issue #35 appeared first on Moldy Chum. Source link