After building a livestock fence on Saturday and Sunday, Charlie and I sneeked out out this Memorial day to swing flies for Trout. We waded about a half mile of creek. The sun was bright but we managed to swing up a couple of little Browns. Greaseline Charlie…Is that what you call it? We had […]
Ok, here it the smallest “Spey” rod I will ever own. I made it from a 6′ 2/3 Tiger Eye 2 piece graphite blank. It has a very crisp action if you don’t line it up too heavy. The grip is from the E.F. Payne fly rod company when it was in Sisters Oregon. […]
Here are a couple of informative videos that have basically flown under the radar on the internet. They are very interesting for those of us interested in catching big trout with or without two handed gear. The Results are in! I prefer casting small Wooly-bugger sized flies. That’s right! The results are in for my highly […]
Due to the nasty weather here in the northwest work was slow and I was home. I was happy to have a little more time this winter to spend with my family and feed the wood stove. But today they were at work or school and it was raining cats and dogs so I scurried […]
Swinging For Big Trout with Jeff Rawlins Photo by Lisa Rawlins I had the privilege of swinging for Trout on the Deschutes River last Saturday with my friend, mentor, fishing buddy, and fellow Steelhead junkie Jeff Rawlins. It was a beautiful January day with fairly calm winds and warm temps. Freshly hatched dry flies with […]
Headhunters blog has excellent videos! Here’s another one… Montana Spey from scumliner media on Vimeo. See Scumliner Media for more cool clips.