Fly Tying How-to: Tying a Dry / Dropper Rig

Fly Tying How-to: Tying a Dry / Dropper Rig

One of the most effective ways to fly fish for trout is to employ a dry dropper rig allowing you to fish to both surface feeders and sub-surface feeders, simultaneously. The dry fly covers the surface feeding fish, also acting as an edible strike indicator, and the...
Best tips for landing more fish.

Best tips for landing more fish.

Fishtales Outfitting guide, and guest blogger Joe Willauer  is a veteran fly fishing guide from Twin Bridges, Montana. A true technique nerd and teacher, he enjoys writing about ways to help anglers improve their game on his blog Evolution Anglers. After a dozen years...

How to tie The Soft Hackle Sow Bug

  How to tie The Soft Hackle Sow Bug Learn how to tie The Soft Hackle Sow Bug an easy and effective pattern where sow bugs and freshwater shrimp are present. This pattern is deadly on western tail waters  like The Big Horn and Beaverhead River’s. With...