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Fly Fishing Report: August 2023

Fly Fishing Report: August 2023

Summer shines full steam ahead towards a seemingly distant fall, but the harbingers of the next season are beginning to pop up around our local waters.

Fly Fishing Report: August 2023

Summer shines full steam ahead towards a seemingly distant fall, but the harbingers of the next season are beginning to pop up around our local waters.

July Fly of the Month: Yellow Dart

July Fly of the Month: Yellow Dart

I’ve always been a fan of the Prince Nymph. It’s proven itself for me across the West since I was a kid. It’s a killer pattern in streams and it’s...

July Fly of the Month: Yellow Dart

I’ve always been a fan of the Prince Nymph. It’s proven itself for me across the West since I was a kid. It’s a killer pattern in streams and it’s...

Fly Fishing Report: July 2023

Fly Fishing Report: July 2023

Another month deeper into summer and it feels like we’re in the thick of it. Great fishing opportunities abound from warm water species in our tepid stillwaters to hunting trout...

Fly Fishing Report: July 2023

Another month deeper into summer and it feels like we’re in the thick of it. Great fishing opportunities abound from warm water species in our tepid stillwaters to hunting trout...

June Fly of the Month: Fire Tiger Panfish Gurgler

June Fly of the Month: Fire Tiger Panfish Gurgler

My relationship with panfish borders on the obsessive. While long considered a gateway species for kids just getting into the fishing arena, I can attest that they can be incredibly...

June Fly of the Month: Fire Tiger Panfish Gurgler

My relationship with panfish borders on the obsessive. While long considered a gateway species for kids just getting into the fishing arena, I can attest that they can be incredibly...

Fly Fishing Report: June 2023

Fly Fishing Report: June 2023

Has anyone else routinely forgotten that it’s not July over the past month? I keep thinking we’re already well into summer and yet spring isn’t even officially over for a...

Fly Fishing Report: June 2023

Has anyone else routinely forgotten that it’s not July over the past month? I keep thinking we’re already well into summer and yet spring isn’t even officially over for a...

May Fly of the Month: Hot Butt CDC Caddis

May Fly of the Month: Hot Butt CDC Caddis

May in the Pacific Northwest not only signals the annual reappearance of the sun and a handful of days where the sensation of actual warmth can be experienced outdoors, but...

May Fly of the Month: Hot Butt CDC Caddis

May in the Pacific Northwest not only signals the annual reappearance of the sun and a handful of days where the sensation of actual warmth can be experienced outdoors, but...