Tag: Fly Fishing

THE Fly Fishing Giveaway – Heads Up!

The Fall Fly FIshing Giveaway The Fall Fly Fishing Giveaway

I’ve been reading ‘This Is Fly’ for some time now, but somehow, I’ve missed the daily blog run by the TIF folks. They’re currently supporting a giveaway, so if there’s a good time to check it out… now is the time.   Enter to win gear from Tacky, Fly Fish Food, Airflo, Cheeky, Rep Your read more …

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Howitzer Bustin Baitfish

It’s no secret. You post a youtube video with a double-digit length, and you’re not likely to get much click-through. News? No thanks, I read the headlines. Press release? Naw, I saw the tweet. The difficulty is, if you’re tying some of these larger articulated streamers (#articulationnation), even the fastest tiers get sores if their read more …

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Eggs Over Easy

Yesterday, we saw a quick, guide-style, fly pattern called the antron egg with a tutorial from Tightline Video. Today, I’m tying up quicker and easier versions of this fly called ‘Eggs Over Easy,’ which was predictably also explained beautifully by Tim Flagler. Find the relevant tutorial below, and get working on these ‘Over Easy’ sole-material read more …

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Trout & Feather – Tim Cammisa

There are so many people online putting out fly tying tutorials today, and that makes the information more available than it ever has been. However, this abundance makes it easy for the sources to blend together. Even in this ‘market,’ Tim Cammisa has a personality, and an air of sincerity that differentiates him from the read more …

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This Is Fly #59

We’ve talked about this before, but I should give a shout to the folks over at This is Fly¬†to draw attention to their 59th issue. As always, they’ve got you set up with a solid playlist to drown out the distractions and focus on what you came for. This issue features some killer pictures as read more …

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Coming Out of the Spam Queue

We’ve all been there. TU has our email addresses, and regularly enough, we receive the newsletter. It’s right next to the newsletter from all of our favorite brands, bands, newstands, and political demands. Daily, it’s a lot to deal with. We’ve got noise and signal, and it becomes almost impossible to distinguish the two. I’m read more …

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‘Light’ Reading for Your Humpday

So, you’re in the middle of your workweek. If you’re anything like me, daydreams about last weekend are a painful reminder of something you’ve lost. Somehow though, the upcoming weekend’s reveries still seem like an unattainable dream on the far horizon. If your lunchbreak has just ended, you might be wondering whether the clock has read more …

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Fall Stockings – Deer Creek

Another stockie Another stockie

Every fall, I find myself stretched thin, but I think it’s just seasonal. Sometimes I’ll lust for the sun-drenched warmth of the past few months. Simultaneously, I’ll ache for the steelhead fishing is just beyond the horizon. The cooler days bring my thoughts to pumpkin beers, holidays with family, orange leaves, and the solitude of read more …

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