Fly Fisher/Fly Tier/Author
Steven Bird is a writer, guide & mentor, headquartered on the American Reach of the Columbia River in NE Washington.
Steve is the author of Upper Columbia Flyfisher ~ Notes, Stories & Secrets from the Shining Reach (Amato Books Press), and the online Soft~Hackle Journal. He has been described as a ‘neo-classicist’ in his approach to fly design and delivery, & that makes him secretly smile. Steve's office is on the water, and the results of his time there are gathered here: http://soft-hacklejournal.blogspot.com.
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Fly Fishing the Upper Columbia River
Steven calls the Upper Columbia River his home waters where rainbow trout are known to reach 25 pounds. He’s been guiding there for many years and has found that many of the trout love to eat soft-hackle & hairwing wetflies, swung and dangled. Join us to learn about this incredible fishery and Steven’s unique approaches to fishing it.