Where did you grow up? I was born in Eau Claire, WI, but spent the majority of my childhood in Hudson. When did you start fly fishing? September 2010 Did you conventional fish before fly fishing? Yes, I did quite a bit of conventional fishing before I began fly fishing. I would sight
We will be grilling brats and burgers from noon till 2pm and there is great beer at Lake Monster Brewing right next door!! Great in store deals all day long! Come hang out on our patio with us and breath in the cool October fall air!!
I am often asked what size rods are appropriate for fly fishing here in the midwest. My first reply to that question is, “what will you be fishing for?” Its a dumb question if you live in Montana because the answer is of course, trout and a 5 or 6wt rod is all you need.
Mid winter, us ice-locked northerners, get the itch to fish. Sometimes we have to go where it’s a bit warmer to scratch it. Last weekend I did just that, I scratched my itch on the White River in Arkansas. I had been to the White River a number of years back when my dad used
If you have ever been to the Bighorn River in Montana you know that the trout fishing is very incredible. What you might not know is that just 20 minutes away is some of the most fun, and amazingly scenic carp fishing you will ever have in your life time. I used to help teach
I’ve been fly fishing seriously for three years, following a natural fisherman’s progression: first I wanted to catch any fish, then I wanted to catch a lot of fish, now I want to catch BIG fish. I grew up in Utah with access to many beautiful waters, and I took advantage of them, fishing as
It’s that time of year, the time of year your mind starts wandering up to the Brule River. You daydream of past years on the Brule and wonder what this year is going to bring. Am I going to catch the big one this year? What is the weather going to be like? Hopefully it
YEAR ROUND TROUT MINNESOTA trout season update, please share to let folks know. They have not posted these new rules that took effect July 14th this year on the web or the trout seasons reg book. I have had a good amount of folks calling about the Minnesota Trout season this year. I talked to
About six years ago I got a wild hair up my ass and decided I wanted to build a drift boat from scratch in my garage. I had quite a bit of experience with epoxy and fiberglass from repairing snowboards as my winter job so I figured that was the scary part, the rest was just