Fly Fishing Techniques

Crayfish Patterns – Give Them A Slow Go – Now

If you are a small creek or river fisherman like I am….now is the time as the past couple weeks has been very good….seems like the smallies and spotted bass are putting on the feed bag. Crayfish seems to be the only pattern! I have tried other things but keep going back to the fact […]

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Video – Fly Casting – Single Hauling

You are going to watch a video that is the third in our casting series and the focus this time is on single hauling. Single hauling is a quick movement of the left hand (right handed) or the line hand to speed up the line while casting. It is an integral part of the cast […]

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Video – Fishing A Crayfish Pattern Fly For Smallmouths

The video you are going to watch is me fishing a smaller creek here in southern Indiana. I am fishing the crayfish pattern that I showed you how to tie in an earlier video. You will see how to jig the fly through a hole and entice a strike from a smallmouth. If you haven’t […]

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Stream Tactics for Smallies

If you haven’t noticed…spring is in full bloom and frankly the window for some incredible small stream fishing is going on right now! Here in southern Indiana we are blessed with lots of water and quite a bit of small stream fishing; a little planning might just find you hooked up with a fine specimen. […]

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Video – Fly Casting Basics – Part 2

This video is the second part in a 4 part series on fly casting. If you have watched Part 1 of the series, then this should continue the process and start you doing two things; false casting and learning how to allow line to slide out through your line hand so that you can make […]

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Video – How To Clean And Filet A Trout

My wife was kind enough to film this video of me cleaning a trout. I get several questions about how to best clean and filet fish. My technique is by no means the only way to accomplish the task. You may have a completely different method. However, I hope this video gives you some ideas […]

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