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Iced rod guides?! Maybe these few suggestions will help.

I’m often asked, what do you do when you’re rod guides freeze while trying to fish during the winter? Well, here are just a few suggestions for you. 439 more words


Cheeky Dabblers

There is always room in my box for a few more Dabblers. When I run out of ideas on the lough I often reach for an intermediate line, find some shallow water and tie on a couple of Dabblers. 323 more words

Fishing In Ireland

How to target big trout: my top 5 strategies

I am honored to dedicate this article to AVID Hunting & Outdoors! They reached out to me and asked if I would write an article for their next magazine about targeting big trout. 1,204 more words


Start Off 2018 Steelhead Fly Fishing on the Rogue River

January 4, 2018 I found the trout are more active and biting well now. There was even a little hatch of small flies coming off the water. 55 more words

Rogue River Report

Looking back: Fly fishing in 2017 - adapt, improvise, overcome...

2017 will go down in the annals of the Southern Tier Fly fisher as very unique year in a myriad of ways. Some fishing for me was off compared to typical years but I am grateful that for every… 2,143 more words

A beginner’s guide to trouting in Mayo

First I have to say a heart-felt ‘thank you’ to all of you who read my ramblings on this blog. I guess I must infuriate some of you as I roam across a vast swathe of different angling genres, never settling on just salmon fishing or fly tying. 1,807 more words

Fishing In Ireland

Why have a "bucket list"? Why Not have a "F it list" ?

You often here people talk about fishing destinations and how they are “bucket list”.  These are places people dream about fishing and hope they will make it too before they die. 748 more words

Fly Fishing