Tag Archives: fly-tying tips

Video: How to Tie the Clouser Minnow

Written by: Phil Monahan

Bob Clouser’s creation is one of the most versatile streamers you can have in your box.

Saltwater action on the Atlantic Coast is heating up, so it’s time to stock up on baitfish patterns for stripers, bluefish, and false albacore. Perhaps the most famous fly for the salt is. . .


Pro Tips: My Three Favorite Hatches (and Great Patterns)

Written by: by Ted Fauceglia

Blue-winged olives hatch throughout the year, providing great dry-fly action.
All photos by Ted Fauceglia

If you queried any ten fly fishers about which mayfly hatches they prefer and why, you’d probably get ten different answers. The reason is simple: mayflies share as many differences as they do . . .