Fly Lines

A variation of Czech-nymphing: a split shot crimped on heavier tippet a few inches below the dropper fly.

Euro-nymphing for bream?

Czech it out! It’s not just for trout.
February 10, 2016 at 9:00am
Matt Taylor and Anthony Alfaro of Taylor Fly Fishing show off their new line of Kickstarter-financed fly reels.

New fishing products for 2016

Emphasis on quality and innovation
November 09, 2015 at 4:42pm
John Carpenter of Thomas and Thomas holds their new Spire rod, which received many accolades at ICAST.

Rods of future past

Old is new again at ICAST
September 09, 2015 at 6:00am
Don’t be confused by species-labeled fly lines. Each can be used for many types of fish.

The fly-fishing answer man awakens

Questions, you have? Answer them, we must!
August 07, 2015 at 10:44am
Utilize shade and your camera’s flash to avoid harsh shadows, and make sure the fish, equipment and angler’s face aren’t obstructed.

Hit ’em with your best shot

A few tips for shooting fly-fishing photos
July 10, 2015 at 9:00am
Just over 14 inches, this trout was still big enough to be entered into the CCA STAR fly bonus drawing.

Reach for the STAR

Past leaders in CCA Fly Division offer advice
June 10, 2015 at 9:00am
Jake Cormier might blaspheme the fly-fishing community with his patched-out shirt, but he’s a master at teasing and fighting redfish.

Memorial Day memories

Bonding with family and friends in the marsh
May 10, 2015 at 9:00am
You have to be ready every time you throw a fly, or you could end up eating Mrs. Paul’s fish sticks.

A tale of two lakes

Bank fishing opportunities— big and small — abound
April 08, 2015 at 9:00pm
Catch a bull bream like this one on a fly rod and you’re hooked for life!

Bream basics

From backing to bugs — what you need to get started
March 10, 2015 at 9:00am
The lowly chain pickerel offers some exciting fishing in the dead of winter.

How to "sea-duce" a predator

Louisiana’s pike love this classic fly
February 09, 2015 at 9:00pm