13 Proven Streamer Patterns for Trout

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13 Big streamer patterns that get big results! I wrote an article stressing about the importance of experimenting with different streamer retrieve speeds and stripping lengths, until you find a winning combination that the trout find the most enticing. Generally, when you're paying close enough attention...

Should You Be Sharpening Your Hooks More?

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Casting all day long, searching for that beast of a brown. I'm giving it everything I've got. I know that's what it's going to take if I want a decent shot at landing a big mature brown trout. I'm looking for a 20 plus-incher and...

Streamer Tactics for Small Trout Water

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Successful Streamer Tactics for Small Trout Water. Streamer fishing isn't for everyone. I've known fly fisherman that would refuse to tie one on, even if you offered them a 20 dollar bill. But for those very few anglers that find fishing them repulsive, there's plenty more of...

Sunday’s Classic / Strategies for High Water Streamer Fishing

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It’s really hard to beat streamer fishing high water on tailwater’s from a drift boat, especially when your wanting to target trophy class fish. Although numbers of trout caught during high water flows usually are lower than fishing during low water flows, the size of...

Saturday’s Shoutout / Chub Hatch Beard Chronicles – Carlson & Crapo

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This week’s Saturday shoutout I bring you a sweet fly fishing film that’s part 1 of 8 in an upcoming series by Collin Carlson and Marc Crapo. I may be biased because I call these guys friends, but I can tell you with absolute certainty...