The Bonefish Bitters was Shawn’s secret weapon for the day.
Photos by Shawn Combs
There are few things in life more enjoyable than a hall pass, a gorgeous summer day, and a plan to explore new water relatively close to home. Last Friday, Shawn “Diddy” Combs, our head. . .
I think we might have a candidate for best carp video ever right here, as this production features some killer footage of the fishing off Michigan’s Beaver Island. Not only that, but these anglers are a serious Who’s Who of . . .
Dry-fly fishing in Montana’s magnificent Big Sky country is perhaps the closest thing to heaven for most anglers. But during the summer of 2015, I went there and encountered sweltering. . .
Reader Drew Ross sent me a link to this cool video about chasing grass carp on shallow-water flats in his native Arkansas. This looks every bit as exciting as stalking the flats for bonefish, and. . .
Summer temps hover in the upper 90s, and there are rising carp on Montana’s Missouri River. Unlike trout or steelhead or bonefish, carp feed in a frenzy known to some anglers as the. . .
Not many of us landed our first fish on a fly and had to struggle to hoist it.
Photo courtesy All Water Guides
Alvin Dedeaux of All Water Guides in Austin, Texas sent in this photo, along with a short description: “Elizabeth had only fly-fished once before, in. . .
Written by: Conway Bowman
This is the prize, a wary, sometimes picky “trash fish” that’s a challenge for any angler.
Photo courtesy Conway Bowman
Hey carp fly-rod freaks! Get your hoppers and dry flies ready for 4th annual Lake Henshaw Carp Throw Down, which will be held on May 21, 2016. The CTD has evolved into the warmwater. . .
Kyle Wilkinson shows off a gorgeous Colorado winter brown.
Photos courtesy Kyle Wilkinson
Kyle Wilkinson is the Outfitting Manager at Trouts Fly Fishing in Denver, Colorado, as well as one of their fly fishing guides. Born and raised in southeastern Kansas, Kyle received his first fly rod. . .
Shawn Combs has a religious moment with a Beaver Island carp.
Photo by John Arnold; photo illustration by Jared Zissu
Life in the fly-fishing industry can be pretty hectic. We all love to go fishing on our days off, but we don’t often get a chance to spend time with others in our industry. When Cameron Mortenson, . . .
Every once in a while, an angler has Eureka! moment that propels the sport forward by leaps and bounds in an instant. This hilarious video from Scumliner Media, shot on Michigan’s famed. . .