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Whippin’ up a Beauty!

Little jam session from a couple weeks back. Go Giants!

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Alaska on the mind!

Its that time of year, Alaska is right around the corner!

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Thats a wrap…

Winter steelhead season has come to a close. Yes, there are still some places open to fish but its been a long season and its time for a break. Always a little bummed out when the winter season is done, … Continue reading

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Off to Alaska….

It’s that time of year again when I head North to Alaska. I will again be working at Hoodoo Lodge guiding some of the best King fishing in the world. Great runs of chum, silvers, and a few steelhead make … Continue reading

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Materials for Tying Intruder Style Flies

First, I have to start by saying that many of the so called “intruders” you see today are spin-offs of the classic intruder pattern created and popularized by the likes of Ed Ward, Jerry French, and Scott Howell to name … Continue reading

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What’s new…..not much!

Apologies for the lack of posts this time of year but it’s the time of year I actually get to take a little break from guiding. Not much going on, other than a little fly-tying and chasing some chrome that … Continue reading

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Skagit Master 3 teaser….

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Northern California Fly-fishing events this week…

April 20-22: Spey-O-Rama All this week at the Golden Gate Casting Ponds. This is the world championship of spey casting. The event takes place Friday through Sunday. Stop by on Friday and Saturday to check out and demo some of … Continue reading

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Be careful what you read….

on various fly-fishing or spey fishing forums. While there is a lot of good information these days, too many people believe the everything they read on many forums. A recent thread on a “popular” fishing forum really got me laughing. … Continue reading

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Fly fishing for Winter Steelhead

Found this nice little audio piece Bill Herzog did on fly fishing for winter steelhead. Some good info from a steelhead legend, especially the first 2 minutes on swinging flies vs. “jig” fishing! Check it out here…http://www.sportsradiokjr.com/player/?mid=21832331&station=KJR-AM&program_id=NWWildCountry.xml&program_name=podcast

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