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Brilliant early season trout fly

Another terrific early season trout fly. This one took two trout on the Tyne in Scotland on April 17th in terrible conditions. It was blowing a gale. 94 more words

Meet Captain America

I spent the afternoon playing around at my fly vise and this was one of the whimsical bucktail patterns I tied. Since it wears the red, white and blue, I have dubbed it Captain America. 48 more words

Fly Fishing

photography: macro experiment

I tied a smallish, size 18, black nymph; a version of a Copper John but with a ultra fine black wire. First I used the macro lens to show the image near a couple of pebbles. 63 more words


Lafkas’ Modern Deceiver _ White River Fly Tying Series

If our winter streamer guiding is akin to the proverbial duck paddling on a pond, serene on the surface and a flurry of activity underneath, our friend and colleague Alex Lafkas might just be the motor fuelling the frenzy. 270 more words


Win A Killer Fly Selection _ White & Striper Seminar

ROCK ALONG to our free White Bass, Wiper and Striper seminars Saturday with Ozark bass guru Bill Butts and you could win a very cool box of killer “underground” patterns from the man himself. 110 more words



If you have not heard of FlyFlasher check it out. It’s basically Instagram for your fly pics. If you are looking for a hot new pattern search by color, size, or target species. 52 more words