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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

A fly for all seasons: sculpin

The activity of tying your own flies has been determined to have a positive effect on the state of your mental health; you get off the self-stress bus. [...]

May 18, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Is your fly in play?

When it comes to leader construction, think short leaders for sinking lines and longer leaders if you are using a floating line. [...]

July 26, 2017 FEATURE STORY, 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

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