Podcast: Trout-Spey Flies with Tim Flagler

We’ve done a bit with trout Spey on the podcast, but never one specifically on flies for trout Spey. Luckily, Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions, who produces the best fly tying videos, has become a trout Spey addict . . .

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Podcast: Secrets of the Salmon River

New York State’s Salmon River is one of those places you either love or hate —and some of us love and hate it at the same time. It’s an amazing resource, with large quantities of high-quality steelhead and salmon that are often . . .

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Podcast: The Wonders of Project Healing Waters

This week, we talk about Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing and the amazing things it has done for veterans with both physical and mental issues as a result of their service. More than 8,000 veterans have been introduced to the . . .

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Classic Podcast: Becoming a Fishing Guide, with Mike Dawkins


Mike Dawkins is all smiles as he cradles a fish of a lifetime on Patagonia’s Rividavia.
Photo courtesy Mike Dawkins

“How do I become a guide?” “Should I get a job as a guide?” “How do I train to be a fishing guide?” “What skills do I need?” I get these questions all the time on podcast requests, and because . . .

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