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  1. Sticky: FOOD SOURCES ON SPRING CREEKS (part 7) - EOTG - Apr 7, 2014

    FOOD SOURCES ON SPRING CREEKS (part 7)
    Caddis often seems to be forgotten or even ignored due to the popularity of mayflies on spring creeks. They will also hatch and cause trout to rise and will...
  2. Sticky: A SPRING CREEK RUNS THROUGH IT - Neil - Apr 7, 2014

    A SPRING CREEK RUNS THROUGH IT
    I started my fly fishing adventure on the Au Sable River in Michigan. If you have fished the Au Sable you know that it has spring creek characteristics, and back in...
  3. Sticky: WADING LIMESTONE - Readers cast (Ralph Long) - Apr 7, 2014

    WADING LIMESTONE
    The dance of a struggling Sulfur mayfly drifted past my waders as I watched the display in anticipation. To the unaccustomed eye one would think it was merely a bug struggling in...
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    Sticky: WHY OVER MY HEAD? - Panfish - Apr 7, 2014

    WHY OVER MY HEAD?
    It was a day that called me to head for a pond. We had more rain again and it was too wet to drive into ponds. So I headed out to a pond near the University. By going there I...
  5. Sticky: THE FLY FISHING CHRONICLES OF YNP (part 26) - EOTG - Apr 7, 2014

    THE FLY FISHING CHRONICLES OF YNP (part 26)
    Streamer flies often seem to be tied to catch anglers as well as trout. Some of us, me included, seem to have that dreaded disease called...
  6. Sticky: BECOME A THINKING FLY TIER - Book Review - Apr 7, 2014

    BECOME A THINKING FLY TIER
    An engineer is a designer and has a drive to understand how things work with an eye toward improvement; this definition describes the author of Become A Thinking Fly...
  7. Sticky: HARROP'S HENRY'S FORK CADDIS (from the archives) - FOTW - Apr 7, 2014

    HARROP'S HENRY'S FORK CADDIS (from the archives)
    Learned this one in a fly tying class conducted by Leslie Harrop a couple years ago, and it has become my go to caddis pattern. It rides very low,...
  8. Sticky: RABBIT & BROCCOLI CASSEROLE - What's cooking - Apr 7, 2014

    RABBIT & BROCCOLI CASSEROLE
    This is an all-time favorite of mine. I am often asked to contribute this dish to the several 'wild game' dinners that I attend each year. It's simple, delicious and...
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    BY GARY BORGER - Book Review - Mar 24, 2014

    BY GARY BORGER


    These three volumes are part of a continuing set of books written by Gary Borger, a well-known angler and fly fishing instructor
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    LITTLE RINGS - Whipfinish - Mar 24, 2014

    LITTLE RINGS


    Standing on the bank of the pond offered an elevated perch from which to observe the body of water which was laid out in full display. The late August sun was but a short distance...
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    YOU DECIDE - Panfish - Mar 26, 2014

    YOU DECIDE


    I had been invited to a fish a pond where the owner was withdrawing water for his cattle. The owner was concerned that the fish would not survive the winter. When I arrived the pond...
  12. FOOD SOURCES ON SPRING CREEKS (part 6) - EOTG - Mar 24, 2014

    FOOD SOURCES ON SPRING CREEKS (part 6)


    Perhaps mayfly hatches are the most iconic and captivating images of spring creek fishing. Do you want to fish with dun and emerger dry-flies? Yes, you...
  13. THE FLY FISHING CHRONICLES OF YNP (part 25) - EOTG - Mar 24, 2014

    THE FLY FISHING CHRONICLES OF YNP (part 25)


    In this selection I will continue with the information on fishing streamers as related to Lewis Lake and the Lewis Channel.


    In a previous...
  14. AMERICAS TROUT - GATLINGURG - Readers cast (Tom Deschaine) - Mar 24, 2014

    AMERICAS TROUT - GATLINGURG


    Gatlinburg, Tennessee is not only a hub for the gathering of trout fisherman but is also megalopolis for family fun and entertainment. Located in the heart of the...
  15. ZENO - Readers cast (Tom Deschaine) - Mar 24, 2014

    ZENO


    There is virtually a Catholic Patron Saint for every trade, country, cause, group and special interest that you can imagine. What exactly is a Patron Saint? They are canonized virtuous and...
  16. AL'S STONEFLY NYMPHS (from the archives) - FOTW - Mar 24, 2014

    AL'S STONEFLY NYMPHS (from the archives)


    This is a long and intricate pattern. If you are a beginner, it may challenge your abilities a little too much, but it will also help show you how to...
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    HALF FULL OR HALF EMPTY - Neil - Mar 24, 2014

    HALF FULL OR HALF EMPTY


    Is the cup half empty or half full? That's an old conundrum which posits a question where both statements are correct, depending upon your perspective. It's said that...
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    PAINTING A YEAR - Whipfinish - Mar 10, 2014

    PAINTING A YEAR
    A year passes and another begins as again the cycle repeats itself, leaving behind a mental Fresco of waters. A painting in vivid display that rolls along through the walls and...
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    GURGLER - Bob Boese - Mar 10, 2014

    GURGLER
    Popper-dropper rigs can be fished in many ways, depending on the conditions and the temperament of the fish. The first option is the pop-wait/pop-wait. The key here is to be patient between...
  20. FOOD SOURCES ON SPRING CREEKS (part 5) - EOTG - Mar 10, 2014

    FOOD SOURCES ON SPRING CREEKS (part 5)
    Snail (Animal Class: Gastropoda) is probably the most overlooked trout food for the majority of anglers. Whether on rivers, spring creeks, or lakes/ponds,...
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    NO RHYME OR REASON - Panfish - Mar 10, 2014

    NO RHYME OR REASON
    I took another chance to get out on a pond. Not driving in to many of the ponds since we had too much rain. Many of the ponds looked like chocolate milk. So it was a walk in...
  22. WHAT DID YOU CATCH TODAY? - Readers Cast (Dick Taylor) - Mar 10, 2014

    WHAT DID YOU CATCH TODAY?
    Greenhill Park sits at the southern end of the city, is the place for games of soccer, baseball, softball, tennis, and cricket, and encompasses fields that would allow...
  23. THE HISTORICAL "VICTORY FLY" - Old Flies - Mar 10, 2014

    THE HISTORICAL "VICTORY FLY"
    When America declared war on Japan, Art Winnie responded with his symbol of patriotism ? the 'Victory Fly', first created in late 1941, and shortly thereafter debuted...
  24. FLY FISHING ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK - Video Review - Mar 10, 2014

    FLY FISHING ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK
    This is not really a "fly fishing" video except all the angling scenes show people fly fishing in the various waters that are covered in the video. The...
  25. THE FLY FISHING CHRONICLES OF YNP (part 24) - EOTG - Mar 10, 2014

    THE FLY FISHING CHRONICLES OF YNP (part 24)
    In the previous article of the chronicles I began the discussion on the methods and patterns that I employ when fishing Lewis Lake and the Lewis Channel....
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