Well, I’ve given the neighborhood fish a bit of a break but I couldn’t resist the opportunity to fish the bottom dam again this morning after the torrential rains we had yesterday. 353 more words
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Here is my simple version of the time-tested Deceiver fly pattern. I have caught many bass on this exact pattern.
I tie the majority on a 2/0 hook because it represents the size of the shad in the waters I fish, but it can be scaled up or down to almost any size. 463 more words
It was an institution through junior high and high school- heading to the local fly shop on Wednesday night, tying flies and hanging out with the old guard as they smoked cigars and drank good beer and ate bad pizza- cracker crust, provel cheese, sausage and bacon with a liberal application of black pepper and hotsauce. 160 more words
So while I’m still finishing up the Gierach book, I figured I’d do a quick book review for some lighter reading material. Some books are really just meant to be picked up and perused, gathering little tidbits of information or just to look at some pretty fishy pictures. 736 more words