Browsing Tag

suspender fishing

Fly Fishing Strategies Tips/Tactics

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

on
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…

Tips/Tactics

It’s a Suspender — Not Just an Indicator

on
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…

Tips/Tactics

Your Indicator is too Big

on
December 5, 2017

 

Anyone who thinks indicators are just for indicating is missing the point. And yes, it’s a bobber.

Hatch Magazine published my article, “Your Indicator is too big.” It’s about the importance…

Tips/Tactics

A Slidable Dry Dropper System

on
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…

Tips/Tactics

The Dorsey Yarn Indicator — Everything you need to know and a little more

on
March 30, 2017

When tight line nymphing doesn’t get the job done, it’s time to hang the nymphs below a suspender. A dry fly, Thingamabobber or cork style indicator all have their…