June 2017

Fly Casting Tips/Tactics

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

on
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…

Remix

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

on
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

on
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…