Fishing is never better or worse, I say, just different. That said, September might just be the worst month of the year for trout fishing in the Southern Appalachians, second only to August, perhaps, or October in years when the rain comes late. Either way, low, warm water is the name of the game during […]
Have you been thinking about getting into steelhead fishing, but are not sure where to start? Maybe you have been out a time or two but weren’t quite successful. You’ve probably heard about the two main strategies for steelhead fly fishing: nymphing and swinging flies. These two tactics couldn’t be more different. One is about […]
We recently caught up with Megan Helms AKA Barbie on the Fly for a quick Q & A. After spending 3 years in a wheelchair as a result of an ailment, she has endured one of the most eye-opening experiences of her life. We also dispel some common misconceptions and unveil the woman behind the […]
Children are great at reminding us how to notice and appreciate the simple things. How to lighten up, live in the moment, and have fun. Getting outdoors with kids is just as important for us as it is for them.
There’s something about choosing the perfect spot to cast your line. Something about the water’s movement around you as you feel the first fish nibble. It doesn’t matter if you’re solo or with your crew – if you’re doing it right, every fishing trip is unforgettable.