Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Not sure how I missed this one...

but it's a goody!

Nice production values...

So how's the fishing been?


Sweet looking BWO Nymph by...

Richard Strolis.

Acid Wash Olive from Richard Strolis on Vimeo.

Tie 'em up!

Redington's Find Your Water, Episode 1

finds the Staff out doing some Steelheading.

Find Your Water: Season 1, Episode 1: Our Backyard from Redingtongear on Vimeo.

Beauteeful feesh!

Red Banded Bandits

Now this is how a fishing adventure is supposed to go down.

The Red Bandits from Wes Atkinson on Vimeo.

PBR me!

Hell or High Water Bands...

playing April 10th & 11th @ The West Branch Angler.

The Falconers:


My lovely wife and I will be in attendance.
Chalet Lewis is open for Minions and associates.

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015


new fly, The Double Dun Hendrickson.

Hendrickson Double Dun from The Fly Patch on Vimeo.

I like the CDC addition.  Curly, I'd like a dozen in size 14!

Sunday could be the day...

for swarms of Olives?
Who is in?

Sunday, March 22, 2015


Some VERY interesting fly fishing themed print apparel choices are available from Incognito!
Slough Creek Hoody

Apropos fashion selection for...

applying a little "slap & tickle."
Courtesy of: http://bugslinger.com


in less than 1 month.  A teaser:

"Rusty Fly" by Dan Decibel from DAN DECIBEL on Vimeo.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Friday Bacon!

On Thursday no less!

New concept for you to consider, frying bacon on a rifle suppressor?

Learn more at: http://technabob.com

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

New from Rio...

Connect Core fly lines.

Rio intouch Tasmania Gawesworth from Mike Stevens on Vimeo.

Low stretch is more betterer!

New from Reddington...

Find Your Water

Find Your Water: Season 1 Official Trailer from Redingtongear on Vimeo.

More to come.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Briggs taxidermy

does another fine job
Black duck harvested out of the thing in December.

Monday, March 16, 2015


things do go down as planed.  Here are a few mementos from the past waterfowl season.

Introduced a young man to waterfowl hunting

I should have documented and photographed some more outings perhaps go pro footage for next season and some more harvest photos.

Saturday, March 14, 2015


"We were killing them on Hendricksons!"

The Hendrickson Hatch from Soleil Multimedia Productions on Vimeo.

I think they meant to say East Branch.

Soon my friends, soon!

Friday, March 13, 2015

New from Loon Outdoors...

a sweet / righteous bearded sun mask.


Available here: http://www.loonoutdoors.com/

This is apparently...

how it is supposed to go down.

Detour Outdoors New York Canada Smash from jordan davenport on Vimeo.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

New for 2015 from Regal..

colors, a vise stem tool bar,
new stainless steel jaws, and a travel vise.

Available soon!

I'll take a dozen...

Wally Wing rusty spinners thank you!

Wally Wing Rusty Spinner from Tightline Productions on Vimeo.

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Fish Skull / Iceman Minnow

With a little change-up to coloration, this might be just the ticket for Susquehanna Smalljaws?

Ice Minnow from Brooks Browns & Bows on Vimeo.


Based upon current weather prognostications, the seasons first olives may emerge this coming weekend, or not…
Would anyone like to test my hypothesis this coming Saturday or Sunday?

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Hell or High Water 2015

Live music (Milkweed & The Falconers), brewers (Troegs, Galaxy & Roscioe), speakers, fly tiers, artists (Andrea Larko), celebrities (Tom Rosenbauer), Fly Fishing 101, Fly Games and The Fly Fishing Film Tour!  Oh my!

All at the West Branch Resort near Hale Eddy, NY beginning Friday April 10th through Saturday April 11th.

New Logo!

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Tactical Golf Cart

This would enable a highly tactical arrival at the Barking Dog Pool!

Cortland Line Closing 3 Year Old Factory Store

Read more at: http://www.syracuse.com/outdoors/

Certain products will be discounted during the process of closing the retail store.

Products will remain available via local dealer outlets.