The Best Rods, Reels & Line for Nymph Fishing

The Best Rods, Reels & Line for Nymph Fishing

Before we dive into the specifics of what makes the best fly rod, reel, and line for nymph fishing, a quick note of encouragement: You can fish nymphs successfully with practically any fly rod. Just because we get into the technical aspects of nymph fishing gear,...
17 Favorite Fishing Quotes

17 Favorite Fishing Quotes

There is certainly something in angling that tends to produce a serenity of the mind.  ~Washington Irving if it was so easy they’d call it fly catching There is no greater fan of fly fishing than the worm.  ~Patrick F. McManus Fishing is a… discipline...
How Fly Fishing Reels Work

How Fly Fishing Reels Work

Are you wondering how the fly fishing reels work? After all, unlike the spinning reels, which are all-round fishing gear used for a wide range of purposes, fly fishing reel is only used to cast artificial flies. And with fly fishing dealing with casting the line with...
Can You Fly Fish in A Lake? I Find Out!

Can You Fly Fish in A Lake? I Find Out!

Generally, the 11 types of lakes found on the planet can be grouped into three classes depending on their biological productivity level. And if you have never caught trout in these different groups of lakes, then I am sure you wonder, can you fly fish in a lake? Well,...
What to Wear Wet Wading (Fly Fishing Gear Guide)

What to Wear Wet Wading (Fly Fishing Gear Guide)

When it comes to what’s on the forefront of a fly angler’s mind before a day on the water, what to wear is usually low on the list. Flies, rod and reel choice and the ideal fishing spot is what most of us focus on before we go. We likely have a trusty pair of waders...