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Start fly tying; you’re gonna’ like the way you fish

...The centerpiece of any fly tyers kit, the vise is used to hold the hook you are tying on. While vise tech hasn’t changed much in the past few decades,... [...]

October 5, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Carp Crack, a fly pattern that plays well on gameday

Vimeo Screenshot of Carp Crack. When I tied Carp Crack, I thought only of carp, however, after looking it over and wanting to give it a go... [...]

August 28, 2018 At The Vise, RECENT, Slide

At The Vise: Tying the Snow Runner Deceiver

...The following video is for tying a pattern that is incredibly versatile in saltwater applications. Jari Koski demonstrates this great material tied within the Snow Runner Deceiver. Jari advises the... [...]

August 22, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide

At The Vise: Morrish Mouse

The Morrish Mouse is a great top water fly for large trout and bass. Many large trout feed exclusively at night so that they can take advantage of... [...]

August 6, 2018 At The Vise, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Photographer finds therapy trout fishing in Kenya

...of my parents, Norman and Paula, who are alive today but live far from this Kenyan valley. Walk in the woods, their voices advise, along the banks of a river... [...]

August 3, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Is ‘on the road again’ fly tying for you?, like a whip finisher, for example, and poor quality tools – especially the vise. Don’t get my direction wrong. These cheap tying kits are perfect for beginners. The best... [...]

June 7, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide

Opinion: Buy or tie tube flies and catch Mo Betta

...pain, but not always necessary. • Metal tubes and “helmuts” are readily available. • You don’t need a special vise to hold the tube in place. Just buy an adapter.... [...]

May 22, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

At The Vise: The simple and effective flatwing deceiver

I love using flat wing patterns when stripers are on sand eels. When tied correctly, they have a movement that is unmatched. They swim beautifully in the water.... [...]

May 15, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Slide

At The Vise: Shad dart simplicity

It is shad season in many parts of the country specifically near coastal regions on the east and west coasts. These underrated acrobatic fish are a ton of... [...]

May 1, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Flies, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos

At the Vise: Lips worth kissing

Tying the Clear Cure Goo mono loop fly lip This is a short video presents how to use Clear Cure Goo to not only create a surf candy... [...]

April 26, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide