Tag Archives: fall fly fishing

Top 10 (and more!) Flies for Fall on the Upper Delaware


Capt. Joe Demalderis (left) has trouble deciding on just ten patterns for fall on his home waters.
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On the Upper Delaware system, fall is a bittersweet time of year for me. Bitter in so far as the season is coming to an all too quick close; sweet because the river lights up again like a final hurrah and . . .

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Top 10 Flies for Fall on the Upper North Platte

Written by: Trey Mullen,  Brush Creek Ranch

Fall in Southern Wyoming is always a special time of the year. The dog days of summer are finally behind us, air and water temperatures have dramatically decreased since August, and fishing on . . .

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Ask the Experts: What Are Your Top 5 Fall Flies?


Written by: Phil Monahan

Angler Steven Meyer basks in incredible foliage on the Nantahala River in North Carolina.
Photo by Jimmy Harris, Unicoi Outfitters

Last year, we introduced a new weekly “Ask the Experts” Column and asked you to pose some questions for our panel of experts. Our latest question for them to chew on is: “What are . . .

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Classic Pro Tips: Tandem Streamer Rigs for Fall Trout


Written by: Phil Monahan

Big brown trout like big flies, especially in the fall.
Photo by Shawn Combs

When the nights start to cool and leaves start to change colors, the thoughts of brown trout turn to procreation. To build up energy for the spawning ritual and to put on weight before the lean . . .

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Pro Tips: Getting Pumped Up for Fall Fly Fishing


Written by: Phil Monahan

Big browns feed voraciously in preparation for the lean months ahead and will hammer a well-presented streamer.
Photo by Scott Feltrinelli

One of the problems with a blog is that we publish so frequently that some great content ends up buried. I hope all of you are using both the search box in the upper right and the tags on each post to. . .

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