Six Thousand Flies
Russ Forney and Tim Scott

CDC Paraloop Mayfly Emerger
John Terje Refsahl

The Alaska Chronicles Excerpt
Miles Nolte

Still a Place for Tradition - Hackling Mayflies
Dave Wiltshire

Eyes for Tying
Russ Forney

Sparkle Spider
Lucian Vasies

Fly Fishing on the River Severn
kasperb

Upstream: An Alaskan Fishing Documentary
Capt. Andy Parker

Santa at the tying bench
Russ Forney

Cinderella Emerger
Russ Forney

New RealFlyColor Beads
Will Mullis

Flatwing Steelhead Fly
Frank G. Swarner III

Beyond the basics: A few more twists for the overhand weave
Russ Forney

LaFontaine's Legacy Excerpt
Al Beatty

LaFontaine's Legacy Review
Will Mullis

Recent Articles

The Journey Home: Healing Waters

The Journey Home: Healing Waters

The MHC (The Mental Health Channel) has produced a new video featuring Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF). They followed 3 combat veterans through a special event hosting PHWFF members in a 2fly contest.

Andreas Andersson’s Skin Head – Brian Wise

Andreas Andersson’s Skin Head – Brian Wise

Brian Wise continues his series of Andreas Andersson flies.

Shakey Bealy – by Tightline

Shakey Bealy – by Tightline

A flowing nymph pattern that wants to be a soft hackle. The Shakey Bealy could be a great Sulphur or October caddis pattern that might be that extra little bit that make a killer fly. Swung on a tight line or dead drifted, give the Shakey Bealy a try.

MICRO NYMPH TIED WITH HENDS BODY QUILL – by Lucian Vacies

MICRO NYMPH TIED WITH HENDS BODY QUILL – by Lucian Vacies

“Nothing complicated but very efficient for fishing grayling and trout using “peche a vue ” – the french technique of fishing with micro nymphs. Tying this micro nymph is not complicated and is not time consuming. Every fisherman or beginner tier can make this fly in aprox 5min.” – Lucian Vacies Materials: Hook: Maruto D82 […]

Loop knots and loop to loop connections with RIO – Double Surgeon Loop & Perfection Loop

Loop knots and loop to loop connections with RIO – Double Surgeon Loop & Perfection Loop

Great instruction videos from Rio Products on how to tie two different loop knots and then the proper connection for attaching them.

Emerald Shanker – by Kevin Hospodar

Emerald Shanker – by Kevin Hospodar

This has become my go to fly for Lake Erie Steelhead. The waddington shank adds enough weight to get the fly down and it is “even weight” the keeps the fly nice and level.

Fly Fishing the Soca River Slovenia with Lotte Aulom

Fly Fishing the Soca River Slovenia with Lotte Aulom

Follow Lotte Aulom as she explores the Soca River in Slovenia for trout and the quest for a Marble trout on a dry fly.

Chernobyl Ant – Tightlines Productions

Chernobyl Ant – Tightlines Productions

The Chernobyl Ant is a must for any box. This super versatile pattern can be changed in size and color to meet individuals needs and target species.

Black and Gold Bluegill Nymph

Black and Gold Bluegill Nymph

Hook: Scud #6 – #16 Bead: 3mm Gold Thread: Black Rib: Gold Wire Tail: Black Rabbit Fur Abdomen: Black Thread Wingcase: Gold Floss Legs: Black and Gold Rubber Legs Thorax: Baitfish Ice Wing

Baby Grasshopper

Baby Grasshopper

Hook: 2xl # 12 – #16 Thread: Match Body Color Body: Double sheet foam Legs: Crazy Legs Wing: CDC

Royal Coachman Madam X

Royal Coachman Madam X

Hook: Std or Curved #10 – #16 Thread: Black Tail: Golden Pheasant Tippets Body: 1/3 Peacock Herl 1/3 Red Floss 1/3 Peacock Herl Legs: Barred Crazy Legs Wing: White Calf’s Tail Hackle: Coachman Brown

Bow River Bugger

Bow River Bugger

Hook: 6xl Streamer #12 – #1/0 Weight: .925 Lead Wire Tail: White Marabou Pearl Krystal Flash Body: White Chenille Hackle: White Saddle Hackle Head: Brown Deer Hair

Hatches Theater – Great Big Minnows, RUSH, New Zealand

Hatches Theater – Great Big Minnows, RUSH, New Zealand

Carp, trout, and NZ make up a great video post.

OPST Commando Skagit Heads

OPST Commando Skagit Heads

The OPST Comando Skagit Heads are the result of decades of focus on sustained anchor systemology (SAS) by Ed Ward and Jerry French.

TYING A GAMMARUS NYMPH – Lucian Vasies

TYING A GAMMARUS NYMPH – Lucian Vasies

Lucian shows how to tie a Gammarus Nymph with the “Pro Sportfisher shell” – a pre cut synthetic type of skin with a very realistic look.

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