8.8.16 Stream Report

A customer of ours sent this report in yesterday. “I got lucky and was able to fish the Rush one morning and two evenings this past week. Here’s what I experienced. The water has been fairly clear despite the rain and hovering right around 60. MORNINGS: This was my third attempt at trying for the
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8.1.16 Stream Report

A group of us fished the Lower Kinni yesterday from 6am to 1pm. We walked from the Jackson Creek access down to the F bridge. There were a few fish here and there sipping Trico’s but nothing to write home about. The spider webs along the banks had fresh Trico’s trapped in them but not
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7.29.16 Stream Report

The Kinni is still up a little from normal but should be fishable. Use bigger nymphs and streamers if the water is off color.
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7.28.16 Stream Report

Kinni and Rush were hit with a bit of rain yesterday. The Kinni went up to 300cfs and is back down to 191cfs still almost double the amount of water. A customer just emailed us and said the Rush was “chocolate milk” Another customer of ours was on the Kinni early this morning and even
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It’s officially official.

A few months ago, we sent out an email asking for some feedback. We wanted (and want) to be better for you. It’s with that feedback in mind, that we made a very important decision. It’s a decision that we didn’t make lightly. In June of this year, Bob Mitchell’s Fly Shop will be moving
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Jake Keeler – Artist / Dad / Beer Guru / Fly Fishermen

A cool collaboration video Mike Thienes with Dropp Visual and BMFS did with Jake Keeler and the Fly Fish Journal for their digital editions! Jake Keeler has been crushing it as of late with his amazing art work! We interviewed Jake and spent a little time with him to dig a little deeper into what makes
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Potential World Record Muskie on the fly!

WORLD RECORD MUSKIE ON A FLY ROD 57X26.5 from Robert Hawkins on Vimeo. My wife’s grandfather (who lives in St. Cloud) starts all stories with, “We left St. Cloud…” meaning, always start at the beginning and don’t miss a fact. So here we go. I left St. Paul… This fish was the circumstance of a
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Robert on Rods

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.
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Bob Mitchell’s Fly Shop, out and about fly fishing the Midwest

We are out a few times each month fly fishing new midwest locations for any fish that will eat our flies. We want to share with you how amazing fly fishing is right here in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Here are the first 10 weeks of chasing fish around the midwest and a couple of videos within
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