Eighth Annual Tie-a-thon donates Flies to three causes: National Fishing School Program, Warriors and Quiet Waters and Kalamazoo Valley Chapter of TU Youth Camp

Looking for something fun to do in the South Bend area on April 12th? The St. Joe River Valley Fly Fishers are having their tie-a-thon! Their goal this year? 14,000 flies. These folks do not mess around. That’s a lot of flies going to some well deserving groups of people. The premise of the Tie-a-thon…

Go south young man

Last week I drove south for 8 hours. I dig Asheville. It was my second visit to the home of Southern Culture on the Fly and it felt good to be back. That town has a seriously cool vibe to it. Friday morning came quick and being the walking disaster I am, I fell down…

more than skin deep

Ever since I was a child I’ve had a thing for muskies. My grandfather would tell me stories of fishing the Wisconsin flowages back in the 50’s thru the 70’s. He had a mount on the wall of his workshop and as a kid it both terrified me and amazed me. I talked to him…