Posts in How To's

Friday Fly Day - The Wicked Wulff

Friday Fly Day - The Wicked Wulff

Floating like a cork with an uber buggy silhouette, this new pocket pouncer from the Manic Fly Collection is sure to make a few fast water snouts appear. The Wicked Wulff is a full on floater that is designed to be seen, by both the angler, and the prey..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/14/2018
Techy Thursday - Headwinds on trout water

Techy Thursday - Headwinds on trout water

Dealing with a head wind is something we will all encounter on a regular basis as fly anglers. The reality is, most of the places a fly rod takes us are remote, exposed and not always tailored to perfect conditions..... Read more

by Matt Tripet on 12/13/2018
Techy Thursday - 5 Common Angling Errors

Techy Thursday - 5 Common Angling Errors

As a professional guide I get to share time with many anglers and experience many things, so here are some observations that could help your own personal fly fishing experience and reduce the tears..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/06/2018
Friday Fly Day - Killer Tasmanian Dries

Friday Fly Day - Killer Tasmanian Dries

Spring means the dry fly action really hots up on both rivers and lakes here in Tassie. A couple of patterns that I have been having a lot of success with lately are the Quill.... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 11/30/2018
Friday Fly Day - Brendon Mortimore's picks for the Deep South

Friday Fly Day - Brendon Mortimore's picks for the Deep South

It’s been a moody season so far but with summer trying to rear its head our fly selection can be a little up in the air. We’ve asked Brendon from Invercargill Hunting & Fishing on his picks for the months ahead..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/23/2018
Techy Thursday - Stillwater tips for newbies

Techy Thursday - Stillwater tips for newbies

With all the high water around still waters have been a very productive option for some. Here’s a few tips to help you find your feet if you’re new to the scene..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/22/2018
Team Tuesday - Menzies College Fly Fishing Club

Team Tuesday - Menzies College Fly Fishing Club

Recently, our man in the south, Chris Dore visited the newly formed fly fishing club at Menzies College in Southland.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/20/2018
Friday Fly Day - Early Season Workhorses from Dudes in the Know

Friday Fly Day - Early Season Workhorses from Dudes in the Know

“My go to trail on the double nymph setup is the Death Metal PT.. 14’s seem to do the job nicely on early season.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/16/2018
Techy Thursday - Detecting Nymph Takes

Techy Thursday - Detecting Nymph Takes

Following flood events can be a frustrating time to hook fish. As rivers clear, trout seem to take, and eject flies in quick.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/15/2018
Friday Fly Day - Early Season Victorian Selections

Friday Fly Day - Early Season Victorian Selections

James Norney from Wilderness Fly Fishing gives us a little rundown of his early season.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 11/09/2018