Finally got out with the kayaks last week after some crazy amounts of rain. The creek is finally starting to return to normal. The new Jackson kayak is getting broken in and it’s doing nicely. It’s taken some getting used to, but now I’m feeling pretty comfortable with it. That extra 3′ of boat and…Read details
The Descendents make any shitty Monday morning more betterer.
A few months ago I received a pair of Redington Sonic-Pro zip front waders and soon after a pair of Skagit Wading Boot with sticky rubber soles. My plan for reviewing these was to put some miles on them before talking about them on here. I’ve finally done that and feel comfortable reviewing these two…Read details
My favorite spot was back within it’s banks on Saturday night. A few hours later rain started. It rained on and off on Sunday. What’s a brother to do but tie more flies and complain to his cat about the unfairness of it all. Then I realized I’m warm, dry, and not starving. I got…Read details
Start your Monday off right with some good music.
I’ve been thinking about progression and what it means to me. Progression with fly tying for me is huge. In my head I went from tying scraggly shit to what I now consider passable as decent flies overnight. I know it wasn’t. I know it was hours, months, and years of sitting in a chair…Read details
Really simple fly I’ve been tying for smallmouth. It’s close to another pattern that did really well last season and testing this one has proven effective as I knew it would. The only major difference is this has some weight to it and the other doesn’t. No idea what to call it. Someone else probably…Read details
Every time I give up on finding awesome new music a gem shines through the shit. This dude is the deal. It’s a rare thing to have an eargasm but holy fuck I was fairly certain I wanted a cigarette* after hearing him rip out Bang To Break The Drum. I keep listening to it…Read details
http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/131154734/frontier-photographing-the-wilds-threatened-by-peb You might have seen this on The Drake today. It’s important enough that it needs to be seen across the fly fishing internet and it’s a cool project that will reach a lot of people through high quality photography documenting what we could lose if this terrible mine gets the green light. If your…Read details