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Apr 10 2012

Basics to Tying an Articulated Streamer

Several people have asked me to show how to attach articulated streamers. Although I don’t mind showing how I do it, the best thing for anyone to do is purchase Kelly Galloup’sTying Articulated Streamers . Kelly is certainly one of the best in the country at this stuff.

Here are a … (Continue Reading)

Feb 16 2012

Three Tips for Fishing High and Dirty Water for Trout

It’s supposed to rain a lot this weekend. Don’t give up on the river.

From Kent Klewein at Gink & Gasoline:

Have you ever pulled up to a stream after a heavy rain, ready to fish, but canceled your fishing plans because the water looked too high and dirty? I’ll be the first to … (Continue Reading)

Feb 15 2012

The Gilmer H.S. (Ga.) Trout Unlimited Club – Second Annual Fly Tying Contest

Calling All Fly Tiers: Open Invitation to Submit Entries for The Gilmer H.S. (Ga.) Trout Unlimited Club – Second Annual Fly Tying Contest

Official PDF here.

The Gilmer TU Club hereby announces the Club’s Second Annual Fly Tying Contest. Entry is easy. Fly tiers of all abilities are … (Continue Reading)

Feb 14 2012

Why I love streamers

We often think of streamer fishing as a last resort when nothing else is working. But the opposite is true; streamers can be one of the most effective flies to use.  A good streamer fisherman can often light up the river.

This is a video of a trout inhaling a streamer on a flyfishing trip … (Continue Reading)

Feb 03 2012

Fly Tying Tutorials – Master Index

 

Fly tying is the process of producing an artificial fly to be used by anglers to catch fish via means of fly fishing. Probably the most concise description of fly tying is the one by Helen Shaw, a preeminent American professional fly tyer in Fly-Tying.
“Fly-tying is a simple … (Continue Reading)

Jan 02 2012

Tying a Sex Dungeon

This may be one of the most deadly flies for big fish ever created. The sex dungeon is a jointed fly that contains a bit of everything…..lead eyes, deer hair/sculpin type head, bugger type hackle, marabou and some rubber legs. Deadly on big trout and especially deadly on largemouth. Main … (Continue Reading)