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Browsing the "Kelly Galloup" Tag

Galloup’s Sex Dungeon

Kelly Galloup has dumped more water out of his wading boots than most, so listen close and you will gather many of his pearls of wisdom. [...]

May 8, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Deals this holiday? We have a clue for you

Your local fly shop may be the place to shop for presents this season. Gifts that any man or women with a love of the outdoors would genuinely cherish. [...]

December 14, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: St. Croix Rod Introduces Mojo Trout

St Croix Rods has consistently made one of the best “keeper” low priced fly rods in the industry. Any fly fisher proud to own a Mojo Trout rod [...]

July 10, 2018 RECENT, Slide

At The Vise: Tying Kelly Galloup’s Goober Midge

Here we have Kelly Galloup's effective little attractor pattern, the Goober Midge, which imitates a little caddis or midge fly. It is tied in thirds... [...]

January 24, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Switch Rods: “Getting to know you, getting to know all about you”

The switch rod, correctly made as a switch rod... not over 11-feet, is like a triple-option quaterback in football - Cordell Stewart (Slash) comes to mind. [...]

April 28, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Opinion: Domenick Swentosky with a point of view on droppers

Instead of attaching the extra tippet to the bend or the eye of a fly, I attach it around the mainline. This gives me the freedom to slide the trailer line up and out of the way so that I [...]

April 15, 2016 Opinion, RECENT, Slide

Video: Kelly Galloup on choosing the right reel…

Kelly Galloup has a way of calling "pretty" overrated or non-functioning. In this video he debunks fly reel ad speak and gets down to his opinionated take... [...]

March 10, 2016 Opinion, RECENT, Slide, Videos

Tips & Tactics: More about spring runoff, high water and the need for a short game

The best techniques for nymphing are simple. A two fly rig has a near the bottom nymph and the dropper 16-to 18-inches above that to catch trout targeting emergers. [...]

February 8, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Rigging: Spring is nearing. Off color, high water offers nymphing opportunities

Kelly Galloup’s short drop shot rigs are targeted, simple, practical in application, and productive. When you are drop-shoting you are not casting , but "tightlining". [...]

February 5, 2016 RECENT, Slide

Tips & Tactics: Another way of looking at streamer fly fishing

Kelly Galloup explains how to build short, effective leaders for fishing articulated streamers while using a full sinking 200-250 grain fly line. [...]

February 4, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics