June 2016


The Tactical Fly Fisher

June 24, 2016

Tactical Fly Fisher. No doubt, Devin Olsen chose the correct name for his operation.

Every week, I  receive a few emails asking for more details on nymphing rigs and other technical fly fishing…


Fish with a Camera

June 15, 2016

UPDATE: (Oct. 2017) — Two summers ago, I wrote this short guide for choosing a fishing camera and carrying it on the water. The point is simple — select something…

Commentary Stories

Thirty-Inch Liars

June 13, 2016

My story, Thirty-Inch Liars, is over at Hatch Magazine today. Here are a few excerpts…..
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… I once read through a publication…


One Great Nymphing Trick

June 8, 2016

Whether tight lining, nymphing with an indicator or fishing dry-dropper, the most critical element for getting a good dead drift is to lead the nymph through one single current…


The Ladder and the Sky

June 2, 2016

I climbed the wobbly ladder and slid onto the soft, rubber roof of the camper. I’ve never been much afraid of heights, but my perspective was immediately challenged by…