Fly Fishing Weighted Lines

Recently I spent my spring break in Missouri…in fact I went to one of my most favorite and haunting places; Bennet Spring. The days preceding our arrival had been wet one; several inches fell upon the south central area and left the streams filled to the top. The venerable Bennet Spring is usually gin clear […]

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Fishing For Ozark Trout

There is just something about the Ozarks that calls me to the Oak covered ridges. Things move slower there and for me it is where I want to be. Over the Thanksgiving break my gang, my dad and both boys traveled to Kansas for pheasants and then stopped halfway home in central Missouri for a […]

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Creating Lag With Your Float Tube

If you are a stream, or moving water fly-fisher then I know you understand lag in your line and that lag is created by the flowing or moving water. The same can, and in the right situation, should be created while fishing in your float tube. First… How … You need to put the bank […]

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Leave It Alone – Streamer Fishing Tip

So you are streamer fishing…let’s say you are trout fishing with a wooly bugger and you have worked on and maybe even perfected your strip set and bang, there on the other end was the tug you have been waiting for; you make your quick, short strip, but no fish. Now what…leave it alone. Leave […]

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Dave Scadden’s Outlaw Assault – Product Review

Being in or on water is what really makes me happy. This past fall I started looking for the next best boat, or in my case, float tube. I looked at catalogues, websites, read reviews and finally settled on a new boat, float tube, pontoon…well it is a little confusing but we will discuss what […]

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Streamer Fishing And The Strip Set

If you are a streamer fishermen or have wanted to be, then you need to learn how to strip set….NOTHING you do will reap more benefits than learning how to give it the ole’ lawn mower start.  Yes, just like you were starting your everyday lawn mower….let’s see how? No matter what line you are […]

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