Four Little Things No Fly Fisher Should Be Without

Shake & Flote:

hook on this stuff and cannot believe anyone can fly fish without it. Shake & Flote can be used to pre-treat a dry fly just like any other floatant, and it works as well as anything else for this purpose. Yet it does what no other potion does—it sucks the moisture …

Smart Tactics for Small Streams

Which Fly First?

If the water is at a normal level and its temperature is above 50°, you have a choice of nearly any fly. If the water is shallow and not overly rich, choose a dry fly. You can cover a lot of water quickly without spooking the entire pool or run with a …

Benefits of a Fast Action Fly Fishing Rod

Because of the fly rod’s rigidity this  makes fast action fly rods more powerful than slower action fly rods. The increase in power means that the fly fisherman with a fast action fly rod can cast a fly line a longer distance than slow and medium action fly fishing rods will permit. The stiffness …