Category Archives: Freshwater

Hex Magic in Michigan by Pete Humphreys

  Mention the word Hex to a regular John Doe and it may bring thoughts of sorcerer’s spells and curses from the Dark Age’s. Mention the word Hex to a Michigan fly fisherman and you will see his eyes twinkle, … Continue reading

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Lees Ferry, Spring 2015 by Jesse Robbins

  A series of events over the past several years all culminated a few weeks ago with my first trip to fish the Colorado River at Lees Ferry, AZ. Back in 2012, my parents made a trip to Marble Canyon … Continue reading

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Fluorocarbon Tippet For Small Dry Flies by John Barr

Fishing for large trout on flat water that are selectively feeding on small mayflies presents one of the most difficult challenges for fly fishers, especially so with highly pressured fish which is often the norm in many of our fisheries. … Continue reading

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A Guide’s Day Off by Barry Beck

Your clients cancel at the midnight hour, the weather forecast is dismal, the river is rising and turning to mud and you find yourself with a day off, so what do you do? Well if you’re Paul Jacobs and Adam … Continue reading

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Swingin’ for Kings, by Jason Hartwick

Swingin’ for Kings: The Idiots gear guide for Spey fishing for Chinook Salmon The mighty Chinook salmon or “King” as many refer to them, might be one of the most prized anadromous fish an angler can hook in fresh water. … Continue reading

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A Fishing Story by Barry Beck

My wife, Cathy, and I sit here at Burgers, BBQ and Brew on the way back from the South Island of New Zealand at C Concourse in the Atlanta Airport. We are surrounded by other people, something not uncommon at … Continue reading

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