7 Best Places to Fly Fish in June (Maps, Flies and More)

1.Grayling, Michigan to fish the Au Sable and Manistee Rivers I’m a little bias with this selection, because I call Michigan home.  Honestly, Michigan is a diamond in the rough for the month of June.  I specifically plan to stay home and fish.  The...

7 Best Places to Fly Fish in April (Maps Included)

For fly anglers, April is the start of new beginnings. After sitting inside for months due to the cold weather, April provides warmer temperatures and ample opportunities to spend time on the water. The hatches become more plentiful, the water flow starts to steady...

15 Best Places to Fly Fish in California: MAPS Included

California: the state with the lights, glamour and lifestyle opportunities that everyone dreams of having at one point in their life. For the outdoor enthusiasts, they could spend time in the ocean, deserts and mountains all in one day. Even fly anglers can find...

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Do I Need Waders to Fly Fish?

Do I Need Waders to Fly Fish?

With any outdoor activity, there is always one more piece of equipment that can be purchased to improve your experience. Having a good pair of waders is one of those items. Could you get by without waders? I gues, but if being comfortable fly fishing is a priority you...

What is a BWO in Fly Fishing + How to fish with a BWO

What is a BWO in Fly Fishing + How to fish with a BWO

Few things are more embarrassing than asking an angler on their way up from the water what flies to use and not being able to understand their answer. Chances are you won’t have signal to Google the fly so you nod your head and move along. Different areas of the world...

What is the BEST TIME of DAY to Fly Fish for Trout

What is the BEST TIME of DAY to Fly Fish for Trout

Someone once told me that the best time of day to fish is whenever the fish decide to bite. And this is true. Fish will feed all day long, but there are certain times of day when it’s easier to get them to fall for an artificial bait. If you opt to go in the middle of...

What is the Difference Between a WET FLY vs DRY FLY

What is the Difference Between a WET FLY vs DRY FLY

More often than not, parents refuse to answer what child they love most. There are days, however, when one becomes the clear favorite. One too many temper tantrums may push parents to consider putting one up for adoption. Fly anglers have a similar relationship with...