Fly Fishing Techniques

Fly Fishing for Big Smallmouth on the Upper St. Croix River

Welcome back to another article/video and once again I am on the Upper St. Croix River, fly fishing for big smallmouth. If you watched my most recently posted video of me fly fishing with my buddy Frank … then in this video we take off where we left the stream (Schoen Park) and travel 4 […]

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Fly Fishing with Frank on the Upper St. Croix

Good friends don’t come a dime a dozen; not in my world. For 30+ years I have preached to high school kids that you don’t need everyone to be your BFF; but you do need a couple of high quality friends that will be there for you in times of need. For me, Frank is […]

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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 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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Float Tube Instruction

Maybe you are one of the many fishermen that have seen others in a float tube or have seen float tubers on TV or on YouTube; however, you just don’t know if one of these ‘contraptions’ is for you? How productive would it be…can I actually fish from this ‘thing’…how well would I be able […]

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