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Rocky Mountain National Park Hosting Fly Fishing Event

Rocky Mountain National Park Hosting Fly Fishing Event

Rocky Mountain National Park is hosting “Fly Fishing in the Rockies” in conjunction with the National Sports Center for the Disabled. This event will happen on Tuesday, August 16, from 9 a.m. to noon, at the Holzwarth Historic Site. It’s a one-day event that features free fly fishing workshops for those with permanent disabilities. You can find more details about…

Video: How to Select CDC Feathers, Part II

Video: How to Select CDC Feathers, Part II

Welcome to the latest installment of our 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…

Video: How to Fly-Fish for Bass, Part II-Gear

Video: How to Fly-Fish for Bass, Part II-Gear

Recently, our friend Alvin Dedeaux of Orvis-endorsed All Water Guides in Austin, Texas, posted a three-part series of videos on how to get started fly-fishing for bass. In Part II, he delves into what gear you’ll need to get started–from rods and reels to lines, leaders, and flies. What’s great about Alvin’s style for giving advice is that he really explains why you…

Tying Tuesday: Black Gnat Dry Fly

Tying Tuesday: Black Gnat Dry Fly

This week’s edition of Tying Tuesday comes to us from the folks at Trident Fly Fishing, and shows how to tie a black gnat dry fly. You can view it below. The post Tying Tuesday: Black Gnat Dry Fly appeared first on MidCurrent. Source link

The Salmon People Podcast – Moldy Chum

The Salmon People Podcast – Moldy Chum

Not every victim has a voice. Off the coast of B.C.’s Vancouver Island. wild salmon started dying by the millions 20 years ago. No one could figure out why. But one scientist uncovered evidence that part of the blame could be found under the water of the fish farms — and exposed industrial farming of Atlantic salmon in the waters…

Chasing 50 – Moldy Chum

Chasing 50 – Moldy Chum

In May of 2006, a like-minded posse formed. Reel Pure, a grassroots lifestyle fly fishing brand, and Moldy Chum, an industry intoxicated media channel, got into bed. And an irreverently serious voice was born. We appreciate every last follower and hope you enjoy the ride, If you’d like to chew the fat, shoot us a note at contact@moldychum.com. Source…

Jeff Wagner Named President & CEO of Mayfly Outdoors

Jeff Wagner Named President & CEO of Mayfly Outdoors

From Mayfly Outdoors: “Mayfly Outdoors, the award-winning manufacturer of high-performance fly-fishing products and parent company of Abel Reels, Ross Reels, and Airflo, today announced the naming of industry leader, Jeff Wagner, to the role of President and CEO. Wagner, formerly of VF Corporation at brands Smartwool and Icebreaker, is a graduate of Colorado State University with an MBA and undergraduate…

Master Class Monday: How To Improve Dry-Fly Accuracy on Small Trout Streams, Part 2

Master Class Monday: How To Improve Dry-Fly Accuracy on Small Trout Streams, Part 2

This week’s Master Class Monday features the second part of Dave and Amelia Jensen‘s excellent lesson on the importance of accuracy when you’re fly fishing on a small spring creek. (Click here for Part 1.) Here, Amelia stalks big browns on a tiny stream, making use of the bow-and-arrow cast to ensure that her flies land directly in the trout’s feeding lane. For a…

Stream to Salt III: How to Cover Water

Stream to Salt III: How to Cover Water

You don’t need a fancy flats boat to cover a lot of water in many places.Photo by Evan Jones The Stream to Salt series is designed to help anglers of all abilities identify and overcome specific challenges arising from subconsciously applying “trout brain” to saltwater fly fishing. The goal is not simply to provide a list of new habits to…