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Fly Fishing Strategies: No Limits — Fish every type of weight available

on
February 21, 2018

Do you use weighted flies or split shot? It’s a common question with a flawed premise. Why choose? Why limit yourself to one or the other? And why use…

Tips/Tactics

Polish Yer Beads — Rejuvenate a fly’s tarnished bead or conehead

on
January 2, 2018

Dull metalheads mess with my confidence. I fish with copper, gold or silver beadheads and coneheads because they’re shiny. And when picking out my next fly, I avoid ones…

Tips/Tactics

Beads are the Best

on
October 31, 2017

 

Hatch Magazine published my article, “Beads are the Best,” with some candid thoughts on when, why and how beadhead flies work.

Here’s an excerpt . . .

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