The importance of personal relationships and the specific necessity of time spent not fishing is all about appreciating the time spent fishing [...]
Walk-in fly fishing, when it’s going to be impromptu, requires preparedness. Footwear is not stocking foot chest waders or old sneakers [...]
August 2, 2017
Merlin has a sticker on his 1993 Ford pickup that reads; I’d rather be at work. Probably the only guy in the world that means it
The greatest fishing stories ever written are not principally about fishing, but rather use the sport to allude to deeper topics. [...]
August 1, 2017
This black marabou leech has significant attractor value. When tying them, make the tails in big, short clumps, so they'll be "fat". [...]
Healthy forage fish populations lead to a greater abundance of everything, which results in full hotels, packed restaurants, and busy tackle shops.
July 31, 2017
This wonderfully simple little device holds and tensions tying thread while at the same time giving you great control. [...]
Could the world, now so connected by the internet, have a story of adventure and discovery be experienced and written about... or could it?
As the veterans continue along the trail, the sound of what they came for becomes audible: a rushing river.
July 27, 2017
When it comes to leader construction, think short leaders for sinking lines and longer leaders if you are using a floating line. [...]