From Yukon Goes Fishing comes a little winter dry fly action in the Colorado Rockies. Fly Fishing in winter in Colorado isn’t limited to tailwaters and the tying bench. There are spring creeks in the Centennial State. Spring creeks that hold their fair share of brown trout. Tanner Smith and his dog Gus had a…

 

One of my goals when I started Fly Fishing Reporter back in 2009 was to showcase America’s best trout fisheries and to make it easier for folks to find good places to fish. Today, I am excited to announce the launch of DIY Fly Fishing, a new website and mobile mapping app that will help…

 

Renown artist and conservationist, Karen Talbot, has married her fine drawings of fresh and saltwater fish with a favorite pastime of many anglers – drinking beer! What could be better than enjoying Karen’s amazing artwork while sipping your favorite brew. Now you can with Angler’s Pint glasses. Angler’s Pint Glasses The Angler’s Pint is a…

 

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North Park Anglers and Joey Macomber of Lateral Line Media take us into Colorado’s North Park in search of the elusive “butter bean”, aka brown trout. Nestled in a million acre valley near the town of Walden, Colorado – North Park is home to some of Colorado’s finest trout streams including the Illinois River, Michigan…

 

Max Rhlulen, a talented young filmmaker and photographer, shares a year’s worth of fly fishing adventures with his friends on some of Colorado’s blue ribbon trout streams and lakes. Destinations include Williams Fork, Colorado River, South Platte River, Upper Bear Creek, Chicago Lakes and many more. Enjoy!

 
 
 
 

Today being Mother’s day swarms of Caddis flies are coming to a river near you, are you ready? Gilbert Rowley from FlyTying123 is here help you out with an excellent foam body caddis pattern in this fly tying video tutorial. The great thing about caddis is their awesome abundance from now until late fall. The…

 

In 1974, Montana did something that stunned anglers across the state and the nation: it stopped stocking trout in streams and rivers that supported wild trout populations. After decades of use and millions of dollars invested, hatchery production was not helping, and in fact was the leading cause of the collapse of the fishery. Ground-breaking…

 

Aimee and Chase from Tight Loops managed to get a couple hours away from work to enjoy the beginnings of springtime in New England. They set out to find native Brookies, but hooked into a couple fish they weren’t expecting, or prepared for! If you enjoyed this video, consider helping Aimee and Chase pursue a…

 

[easyazon_image add_to_cart=”default” align=”left” asin=”B003AYQ9B2″ cloaking=”default” height=”160″ localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/61TieYy%2BuWL._SL160_.jpg” tag=”flyfishrep-20″ width=”160″]If you are wondering how to make knotted pheasant tail legs, you are in luck since Davie McPhail is here to show us how. Of course if you are not (pun intended) up for tying a few hundred mini-knots with a tweezer, you…

 

This is a great all-round dry fly pattern which will represent a Hawthorn, Gnat and Adult Midge..It is worth tying in a smaller size as well and instead of CDC as the wing a pearly flash can be used. Materials Used Hook: Kamasan B160 size 14 Thread: Uni-8/0 Black Body: Small or Micro Black Suede…

 
 
 
 

In this fly tying tutorial, Tim Cammisa discuss the procedures and techniques to tie the Biot Stonefly Nymph, while also giving an overview on stoneflies. The fly in this tutorial is variant of Scott Sanchez’s “Biot Stone” and Curtis Fry’s “Twitchy Chicken Stonefly.” By combining key elements of both, the Biot Stonefly Nymph is a…

 

Tim Cammisa provides a mini-dissertation on Scuds and demonstrates how to tie an Olive Scud Nymph in this fly tying video tutorial. If you fish limestone or ‘Spring’ creeks where scuds are prolific then you’ll want to have a good supply of these nymphs on hand. Aside from showing the materials and methods for this…