Get ready for steelhead and salmon with these two videos with great rigging tips.
Brian Wise is back with an awesome twist on his take of the Chubby Muffin fly that adds a bit more flash and movement.
Last year we introduced our extra large waterproof fly box with the optional insert leaf and it has been one of our best sellers. With the optional insert leaf it gives you the ability to swap out entire rows of flies depending on water conditions, hatches, etc without the need of carrying an additional box. […]
A red Pheasant Tail with a pinch of Czech for the thorax. Jim used a GC5262 hook for this pattern. Click Here for more information
What do you think separates the really good anglers from the rest of us. Lot of opinions, lots of bullshit. I don’t think its the extra 20 feet in the cast or the latest peice of gear now made from carbon fiber. Its in the attitude, or the lack there of. They don’t whine about […]
This is really a versatile pattern… Stealhead, trout, bass, anything that eats bait fish and can be fished on the swing, stripped, or dead drifted.
Casting for Recovery, a non-profit organization offering support and educational retreats for women with breast cancer is inviting all anglers to participate in an unforgettable fly-fishing experience.
Everyday on the river is a memorable one. Whether its a day that you catch your biggest fish, or the day that you caught no fish at all. In this short film Zack hooks into a large rainbow, only to have the fish break his line. After a fifteen minute lunch break Zack casts a […]
Hammer Creek Fly Fishing ties a Hot Wire Prince Nymph
For humankind, water is the source of eternal wonder, so too the creatures that dwell within this mysterious realm. The lure of the unknown is what drives fly fishers to explore and to seek out the largest fish of a species, not for the trophy but for the challenge. LEVIATHAN documents epic fly fishing battles […]
A loyal Hatches Magazine reader and GreenCaddis.com customer recently sent me some photos of fish he caught on the Bighorn using GCO hooks. Here is what he had to say, “I tied up some CDC Black Caddis earlier this week with the GC80000BR and fished the evening black caddis hatch on the Bighorn River. The […]
After several long months of waiting for a new shipment of fly boxes to arrive I am happy to be able to report that I received a massive shipment of boxes last week. I am still waiting on some styles but the majority of my bestsellers are now in stock. Click Here for More Info
With the hint of fall in the air, what better time to brush up on our quest for Great Lakes steelhead than with a review of Rick Kustich’s book. Advanced Fly Fishing for Great Lakes Steelhead is a sort of follow up book to Rick and Jerry Kustich’s 1999 book Fly Fishing for Great Lakes Steelhead.
Check out Lucas Langton’s adaptation of the x-caddis. The difference between this pattern and a traditional X-caddis pattern is the body material and the foam hidden in the wing..
We showed how to tie the Ghetto Tramp … Now its time for Brian Wise to give it his variation.