Saturday Shoutout / Fontinalis Rising Ice!

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Ice! Having never been an ice fisher I found this story riveting. Compelling and wonderfully written.  My hats off to the guys who are crazy enough to do it.     Louis Cahill Gink & Gasoline www.ginkandgasoline.com hookups@ginkandgasoline.com   Sign Up For Our Weekly Newsletter!...



A Humbling day on the White River

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It’s 4:00am and my adrenaline has me awake way ahead of the alarm clock just like the first time my Dad took me hunting when I was a kid. As I gaze onto the silhouette of the White River I hear the resident trout in...



8 Fly Patterns For Southern Appalachian Brook Trout

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My good friend Dan Flynn is the man when it comes to hike-ins for Southern Appalachian Brook Trout. I’ve never met a fly angler that enjoys bushwhacking through walls of thick impenetrable rhododendrons all day long, more than Dan. Randomly pick any thin line of...



Just When You Think Your Dialed In

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It’s a nineteen hour drive and a thirty minute walk to the spot where the sycamore tree is down across the river, making that sweet seam. Flies are tied in the truck on the drive up. The color and size that worked last year but...



Driving With Your Fly Rods Rigged, Good or Bad?

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I don’t know about you but I’m constantly driving from one fishing spot to the next with my fly rods pre-rigged. It’s a routine I adopted early on in my guiding to save time having to rig up my rods so I could get to...