Fly Fishing Tips

Tips to help you become a better fly fisherman or woman.

Indiana’s Sugar Creek for Smallmouth

Rarely does a plan come together, especially since there are so many factors involved in getting to float and fly fish Indiana’s premier smallmouth bass stream. The water has to be at an acceptable flow. To float one way I have to be able to somehow get a ride back up to the put in […]

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Back Home Again in Indiana for Great Smallmouth Action

My two weeks UP North in Wisconsin came to an end and we made the 650 mile trip back to southern Indiana … I spent the next day mowing our acreage and getting things back to what they were supposed to look like and then called my friend Frank. Off to try our hand at […]

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Fly Fishing the St Croix River – Part 2

To be honest I wanted to fish a lot more of the St. Croix but my shoulder was not having more than just a couple of hours. I had been on the water of some kind for the past 7 days; a couple days involved casting my 10 and 12 weight rods for musky and […]

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Fly Fishing the St. Croix River from County Road T to CCC Bridge

The St. Croix River is simply put…one of the finest bodies or water in our country. If you are a fisherman or not, please put the St. Croix on your bucket list and move it towards the top! I had to wait for a few days to fish the St. Croix as I waited for […]

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Fly Fishing 101

Each week I get lots of questions….most all of them are good, usually the questions center around the simple parts of fly fishing; simple, that is, for someone who has been at it for 45 years. So, I have made a two part video series for the beginner. In the first video (Fly Fishing 101 […]

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Chocklett’s Polar Changer

Just recently my wife Vickie and I were in Charleston, SC for about a week. If you’ve never been to Charleston then please put it on your list of to-do’s; you won’t be sorry! While there I stopped by and visited with the guys at Flymen Fishing Company and bought a few flies from them…yes, […]

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