What Do the Numbers on a Fly Rod Mean? (With Fly Rod Chart)

When entering the world of fly fishing, there are certain aspects of it that become overwhelming. Learning the rod weights and correlating numbers takes time. Having a full understanding of these numbers will help you fish your waters in a much more efficient way. It...

What Weight Fly Rod for Bass Fishing? (Read Why)

When many people think of fly fishing, their mind often goes to pristine mountain streams and trophy wild trout. While those days on the water are ones to remember, there are numerous other fish and methods that get the adrenaline going. Targeting bass with a fly rod...

How to Fly Fish with Sinking Fly Line

As anglers grow more comfortable with a fly rod, the methods and opportunities to target fish drastically increase. The transition into new methods or equipment is often an overwhelming experience for anglers. Knowing what flies, line, rods and techniques that work...

About Guide Recommended

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What Weight Fly Rod for Bass Fishing? (Read Why)

What Weight Fly Rod for Bass Fishing? (Read Why)

When many people think of fly fishing, their mind often goes to pristine mountain streams and trophy wild trout. While those days on the water are ones to remember, there are numerous other fish and methods that get the adrenaline going. Targeting bass with a fly rod...

How to Fly Fish with Sinking Fly Line

How to Fly Fish with Sinking Fly Line

As anglers grow more comfortable with a fly rod, the methods and opportunities to target fish drastically increase. The transition into new methods or equipment is often an overwhelming experience for anglers. Knowing what flies, line, rods and techniques that work...

Are Fly Fishing Reels Reversible? (With Video)

Are Fly Fishing Reels Reversible? (With Video)

Fly fishing reels will forever be the unsung heroes of a fly fishing outfit. While rods and line should absolutely be the priority, it’s important to understand the features of fly reels and the necessary aspects of them that help them perform. I’ve lost too many fish...

How to Fly Fish with the Adams Fly [Fish  & Tie]

How to Fly Fish with the Adams Fly [Fish & Tie]

I’ve been thinking of going some videos where I would tie a fly and use that single fly to catch dinner.  I could call it “Fly Fish for Survival” or “Tie and Fry”.  If it was a dry fly, I’d pick the Adams.  If it was a streamer, I’d pick a muddler...