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  • What Fly for What Bug?

    Peter Stitcher is an aquatic biologist who knows what flies work best to imitate the stage of insects in their lifecycle. Are you ever confused about what file to use when? Join us to learn about the lifecycles of the most common insects we encounter on rivers and lakes and how to pick the perfect fly for the job.

    Just a few of the questions asked and answered during the interview:

    • What are the three categories you use to describe flies?
    • What is more important size, color or shape?
    • Why are flies like the Red Dart and Blowtorch so effective?
    • How do you organize your fly boxes?
    • What is a life cycle and why is it important to understand?
    • What are the life cycles for mayflies, caddisflies, midges and stoneflies?
    • What stages of the life cycles are the most productive for fishing?
    • What flies work best to imitate the different stages?
    • What places do you look to see what insects are active?
    • How would you imitate daphnia?
    • Is fly selection just as important as drift depth and presentation?

  • 500 Trout Streams

    What happens when a man who’s fly fished for over fifty years, who’s graduated with a university degree in English, who’s published 19 print-and-paper books on fly-fishing topics with three publishers, decides to spend three years writing his first book of essays about his beloved sport? Can you imagine? Join us to learn how Skip came to write his latest book 500 Trout Streams and hear a few of his favorite stories.

    Just a few of the questions asked and answered during the interview:

    • What was the first writing you got published?
    • Do you make notes about your fishing trips to use later in your writing?
    • Do you have a writing routine, if so what is it?
    • What prompted the writing of 500 Trout Streams?
    • What kind of research do you do and how long do you spend researching?
    • Is there still a market for long-form print pieces?
    • Did you really fish 500 trout streams?
    • What is your favorite book on fly fishing by another writer?
    • What authors do you look to for their writing skills and style?
    • Will you be writing more essays in the future?

  • Fly Fishing the Bighorn River

    Michael Mastrangelo is a professional guide on the Bighorn River in Montana, which is considered one of the finest rivers in the world for fly fishing. Listen it to hear Michael share his secrets about fly fishing this incredible fishery.

  • Fighting and Landing Trout

    Kurt Finlayson a former member of the Fly Fishing USA Team and former coach of the US Youth Fly Fishing Team knows how to get fish to the net. To win competitions this is essential. Listen to this podcast and learn his techniques for fighting and landing trout that you can use to bring your hookups to the net.

  • Randy Wayne White Tells All (maybe)

    Randy Wayne White is a New York Times bestselling author of forty-five novels. Randy was a light tackle fishing guide at Tarpon Bay Marina, Sanibel Island for 13-years, did more than 3,000 charters, and draws heavily on those experiences for his novels about marine biologist Doc Ford and his quirky pals at Dinkin's Bay. His series of novels about fishing guide Hannah Smith has also received critical acclaim. Join us to learn about Randy's writing career, how he started, where he gets ideas, what motivates him and of course they'll be a few humorous stories about his travels in the fishing world.

  • Sodium Free Stripers

    Henry Cowen has been pursuing striped bass for over 30 years in both salt water and fresh water. Join us to find out how Henry finds, hooks and lands these freshwater giants.

  • Fly Tying Techniques You Can't Do Without

    Charlie Craven is one of the best fly tiers and fly tying instructors you'll run into. No matter how much you know or how long you've tied you'll be sure to learn a few more tips and techniques during this show.

  • Conejos River Magic

    Jon Harp has guided fly fishers for over 17 years on the Conejos River in southern Colorado. Discover one of the last pristine, undeveloped river systems in the West and learn about the big wild brown and rainbow trout you can hook into.

  • Fly Fishing For Mako Sharks

    Want to pit yourself against a mako shark? Conway Bowman tells us about his special techniques to attract, catch, and release mako sharks on the fly. This exciting new approach allows you to sight cast to Makos, see the take, and enjoy one of the most acrobatic and powerful fights of your life.

  • Fly Fishing for Atlantic Salmon

    Paul Marriner shares his 25+ years of experience fly fishing for Atlantic Salmon. Learn his secrets about tactics, flies, casting and playing this classic trophy fish.

  • Fly Fishing Arkansas' White River

    Davy Wotton is a professional guide on the White River in Arkansas and no doubt one of the top experts on the river. Learn Davy's secrets about hooking up with monster browns in this show.

  • Rivers of Northern California

    Anthony Carruesco, a professional guide in northern California, guides on the Lower and Upper Sacramento, the Klamath, Pit and McCloud rivers. These beautiful waters produce rainbows, browns and pacific steelhead. Whether you float or wade, want to fish nymphs, dries or streamers, you'll be right at home. Listen in and learn all about these rivers and how to hook up with what some people consider California's gold.

    Just a few of the questions asked and answered during the interview:

    • When is the best time of year to fish northern California rivers?
    • What rivers are the best for wade fishing?
    • What is the difference between fishing the Upper and Lower Sacramento River?
    • How do you rig up to nymph deep rivers?
    • What suspension device was developed to fish these rivers?
    • What river is considered the premier trout fishery in California?
    • What river has the best stonefly hatches?
    • What river has the best steelhead fishing?
    • Where do you fish for rainbows and char?
    • What are the most prolific hatches on these rivers?

     

  • Reading Water Challenges in Mount Hood Country

    Gary Lewis has fished in seven countries and across the US and the one challenge that he has always faces is how to read the water especially new water or water that has been affected by weather or other external factors. Listen in as we explore three fisheries in the Mount Hood Country of Oregon and how each presents a different challenge when reading the water.

  • A Steelheader's Way

    Lani Waller has pursued steelhead for over four decades and is considered one of the foremost experts on trophy British Columbia steelhead. Learn Lani's best techniques for catching steelhead on the fly.

  • Designing and Building a Great Fly Rod

    Jeff Blood a lifelong fly fisher talks about what it takes to design and build a commercial fly rod. He'll dispell the myths and sweep away the smoke and mirrors of advertising to get down to what really makes a fly rod great.




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