Posts tagged "mountains"
Tradition VS Continuity

Tradition VS Continuity

Fly fishing emerges into the future with updated technology, techniques, and newly discovered information. However, there seems to be a constant clash between modern advances and long lasting traditions . Anglers on both sides of the debate of how fly fishing should be are growing considerably more biased towards one another. Recently, I stumbled across...
Waterton Canyon Fishing Report 6-13-13

Waterton Canyon Fishing Report 6-13-13

The canyon is really starting to really heat up. Hatches of midges, caddis, and salmonflies along with the appearance of hoppers has got the fish all fired up and is making for some excellent fishing. The flows have hovered around 70 cfs. for a few weeks now and have been pushing some San Juan Worms...
Fly Fishing Rocky Mountain National Park

Fly Fishing Rocky Mountain National Park

Today we are talking about my personal favorite place to fish, Rocky Mountain National Park. There are many accessible lakes and rivers roadside or deep within the back-country of this beautiful National Park. One of my favorite fisheries in RMNP is the upper Fall River. Just above Horseshoe Park, the river meanders through a gorgeous...
Waterton Canyon Fishing Report 8-2-2012

Waterton Canyon Fishing Report 8-2-2012

Rating: 8/10 Flow: 162.3 cfs Hatches: Tricos Fly Patterns: Drowned Trico Spinner #20, Black 3$ Dip #18, Black Zebra Midge #16-22, Pink Hotspot Frenchie #14-16 Overview: Small trico hatch throughout the morning hours and then really picking up in the evenings. Some fish slurping spinners on top but most activity in the shallow riffles and...

Gila Trout

The dry arid mountains of Arizona and New Mexico are home to a very unique species of Salmonids known as Gila Trout. These close relatives to Cutthroat and Apache trout are characterised by their trademark large yellowish heads and small black specks along the body. They are opportunistic feeders and will devour anything from small...

The Blog Is Up!

Hey everybody! Finally getting around to working on the blog after months of pure laziness…I’m just getting used to this so hang with me. As you all know, we are dedicated to sharing our passion of fly fishing with everybody we can. I don’t care whether you throw big ugly bugs for Northerns up in...