Posts in Friday Fly Day

Friday Fly Day - Bloody Good Buggers You Need To Meet

Friday Fly Day - Bloody Good Buggers You Need To Meet

If you haven’t been hitting your local stillwaters then you really should do, right now. There are plenty of late season bows and some really good browns turning up in my neck of the woods..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 05/08/2020
Friday Fly Day - Hot Flies For Your Hot Box

Friday Fly Day - Hot Flies For Your Hot Box

So we have our Loon Hot Box to keep the flies of the moment ready at hand but what should we fill it with?.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 05/01/2020
Friday Fly Day - Keeping The Other Half Happy

Friday Fly Day - Keeping The Other Half Happy

Approaching week four of lockdown and you’re if anything like myself, your fly tying vice has had one heck of a workout. Nymphs, streamers and all sorts of fur and feathers have been thrown about in the quest to tie that ultimate fly..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 04/17/2020
Friday Fly Day - Dark & Deadly

Friday Fly Day - Dark & Deadly

Chris Dore fields a few more questions from Facebook about the in's and out's of some of his fly tying considerations..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 04/10/2020
Friday Fly Day - It's Not All About Weight

Friday Fly Day - It's Not All About Weight

Light flies move about better and more naturally in tricky currents, obviously have benefits in slower or shallower water and are just the ticket when fish are feeding high in the water column..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 04/03/2020
Friday Fly Day - Modifying Your Flies

Friday Fly Day - Modifying Your Flies

Today’s Friday Fly Day was inspired by an online conversation I had recently about modifying your flies when on the water, or simply fishing them differently to get the eat..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 03/27/2020
Friday Flyday - Ants in your Pants

Friday Flyday - Ants in your Pants

Moving into autumn it’s great to have your ducks in a row for your last shot of the season. Chances are fish will lock onto mayfly, and chances are your boxes are full of.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 03/20/2020
Friday Fly Day - New Autumn Favourites Created By Kyle Adams

Friday Fly Day - New Autumn Favourites Created By Kyle Adams

New from Kyle this Autumn are a bunch of awesome mayfly focused patterns and now’s certainly time to be fishing them..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 03/13/2020
Friday Fly Day - The Late Summer Switch Out

Friday Fly Day - The Late Summer Switch Out

With summer now winding down the fish will still be looking up to a range of terrestrials, but chances are they’ve seen far too many blowfly humpies and classic cicadas..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 03/06/2020
Friday Fly Day - Sporting Life's Neil Cunnington

Friday Fly Day - Sporting Life's Neil Cunnington

She’s been a stunner of a summer so far in the north with some stunning fish being reported around the scene. With many anglers finally getting the chance to pick up a fly rod we asked our buddy Neil from Sporting life Turangi what they should be tying on around the central rivers..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 02/28/2020