Exit

Fly Fishing Report: July 2017

Here we are in early July, with the shack nasties of our abysmal winter just a fleeting speck in the rearview mirror. With much of the country melting down in a soaring heat wave, we’re reminded how lucky we are to enjoy our utopian summers in northwestern Washington. Rivers are shaping up, some of our […]

Read more Like this post0

July Fly of the Month: Tung In Cheek Herring

The Tung In Cheek (TIC) Herring came about through a desire to create a nose heavy, erratically swimming herring imitation using saltwater-safe components that would not corrode and would lend themselves to a full-profiled but easy to cast fly. The TIC Herring can be tied in any variety of sizes to match the predominant bait […]

Read more Like this post0

Saltwater Fly Tying Class with Captain Justin Waters

We are super excited to welcome veteran Puget Sound fly angler Capt. Justin Waters to host a saltwater fly tying class. Justin runs All-Waters Fly Fishing and Guide services, focusing on sea run cutthroat in Hood Canal and South Puget Sound. He’s a skilled fly fisherman and guide, an exceptional fly tier and ambassador for […]

Read more Like this post0

Fishing Report: April 2017

Daffodils, Tulips, Skunk Cabbage in full bloom, Spring has finally sprung. The winter we’d thought would never end is finally showing signs of fatigue and in it’s snowy, icy and unbearably wet wake, a new fishing season is blossoming before our very eyes. Stillwater is warming up and the trout are once again active and […]

Read more Like this post0

Fishing Report: March 2017

Winter continues to embrace the Northwest in a relentless bear hug. Sheets of sleet, freezing rain, snow, ice and sometimes heavy wind remain an almost weekly occurrence, and while the foothills and forests sure do look pretty all blanketed in fresh snow, we’re kind of ready for things to thaw out and warm up. We’ve […]

Read more Like this post0

Fishing Report: April 2016

This past month certainly lived up to its reputation, coming in like a lion, gnashing perilous teeth, dumping blankets of rain and hurricane winds, effectively shredding many an opportunity to enjoy the water. We’re quite pleased that March left us on a far more docile note, with characteristic lamb-like days pushing 70 degrees and tranquil […]

Read more Like this post0

Fishing Report: March 2016

Daffodils are popping up all around and adding a welcome touch of color to the brown and gray landscape. Spring can’t be too far around the corner. If you think you’ve survived another dreary Northwest winter, pat your self on the back and hope the worst is behind us. If you enjoy the snow sports, […]

Read more Like this post1

Fishing Report: February 2016

January concluded with a thorough drenching that left most of our rivers high and muddy. Somewhere in there we found a few fishable days and with them plenty of bull trout and the odd obliging steelhead. Many of our North Sound steelhead rivers are now closed for the season, save for a few short open […]

Read more Like this post0

Rio Outbound 5 Weight Lines Are Back!!!

Years ago, Rio offered their popular Outbound series of lines in a 5 weight, which made an ideal compliment to the fast 5 weight rods many enjoy fishing for Puget Sound sea run cutthroat. The Outbound provides a quick load and beefy taper that helps to minimize false casting and turn over weighted flies like […]

Read more Like this post0

Topwater Coho

We’ve been having too much fun with coho on the fly in Puget Sound lately. Check out this great topwater coho video put together by Colin Flanagan with Flanagan Fly Fishing and Clint Avery, featuring Confluence Fly Shop owner and hand model Scott Willison.

Read more Like this post1
Close
Go top