Author:

Domenick Swentosky

Fifty Tips Tips/Tactics

Fifty Fly Fishing Tips: #29 — Read Trout Water

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February 11, 2018

Gravity pulls it downstream. All of it. Every drop of water merging into a river, whether fallen directly from the clouds into a small brook, or bubbling from a…

Tips/Tactics

Fly Fishing Strategies: Over or Under? Your best bet on weight

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February 8, 2018

When nymphing or fishing streamers, I think most of us are trying to use enough weight to get the fly down and keep it there, and yet not so…

Stories

Eggs for Breakfast, Eggs for Lunch, Eggs for Dinner

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February 6, 2018

It was an early summer morning. Late June probably, and I was fishing my home water. Once the fog had lifted from the cold spring creek, I’d done alright….

Fifty Tips

Fifty Fly Fishing Tips: #28 — Ten and Two

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February 4, 2018

I’ll admit it. I came to the fly rod by way of Brad Pitt. When I heard Robert Redford’s overwhelming and compelling voice-over, it was too much to resist….

Tips/Tactics

It’s a Suspender — Not Just an Indicator

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February 1, 2018

This August, 2016 Troutbitten article is retooled and revisited here.
Bobber, cork, foam, yarn, dry fly. Those are my categories, but who cares? If you’ve been fly fishing and nymphing…