June 2017

Tips/Tactics

Dry flies need slack. So give it to ’em, George Harvey style

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June 30, 2017

Hatch Magazine published my article today: Dry flies need slack. So Give it to ’em, George Harvey style.

It’s about using George Harvey’s leader concepts to give the dry…

Stories

Backcast | Perfect Peace

on
June 29, 2017

This is still one of my most memorable days on the water. It’s burned in deep.
Read: Perfect Peace

Night Fishing Philosophy Stories Tips/Tactics

Of Mice and Fishermen

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June 26, 2017

Night fishing isn’t for everyone. And for that I’m thankful, because the prime attraction for me is solitude. I like the exquisite loneliness of the dark. Mix in the…

Stories

Backcast | Muddy Meathead

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June 24, 2017

Backcast to this memory from two years ago. Camping, Dad, the boys, muddy water and big wild trout.
… Two hours of daylight left on the third day of Summer…

Tips/Tactics

A Slidable Dry Dropper System

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June 21, 2017

A friend of mine once described a truly slidable, easily movable, dry dropper as the Holy Grail of fly fishing. I suppose it depends on where your goals and…