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A purple shrimp pattern

I have never really been happy with Purple Shrimp patterns. They also looked kinda ‘odd’ to me, especially those ones with badger hackles at the head. 195 more words

Fishing In Ireland

In-creasing your odds

I was recently featured in an article in the Louisiana Sportsman Magazine about the popularity of the crease fly. This fly has been my “GO-TO” fly the past year-and-a-half and I’ve caught over 100 bass on it in a year. 562 more words

Full Rabbit Zonk...

Late last night I tied this one. It’s most likely been done before, but I can’t remember seeing in this way. I think of this primarily as a baitfish and I wanted to it as a big one. 156 more words

Fly Tying

Five Hundred Faithful Followers. Let's celebrate!

TGIF, fellow Currentseamsers. And thank you for being part of the Faithful Five Hundred! To celebrate, we’re doing our customary¬†flies-tied-by-Steve giveaway.¬†Here are the contest rules: 189 more words

Steve Culton

Variations on a Dark Hendrickson theme

Some subsurface bugs for next month. The four with the wood duck wing are classic Dark Hendrickson wets. Clockwise, we have pairs of tungsten beadheads on a scud hook with the traditional tail, hackle, and body; black bead with Delaware River Club Spectrumized Hendrickson dubbing and a brown partridge hackle; and black bead with the traditional muskrat body and brown partridge hackle. 24 more words

Steve Culton

Fly Fishing Merit Badge Take Update

There is no one person in the fishing world that really shows us all the mishaps of fishing like Bill Dance (See video). As a professional, the public expects what they see in the videos or on television. 263 more words