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Secret Squirrel CDC Jig

One of Our Buggiest Dubbing BlendsSo a Squirrel and a Duck walk into a bar…  Hit us in the comments if you have a good punchline for this joke, because I couldn’t think of one.  As you know, we like to pull out the ol’ coffee grinder and play with some cool dubbing mixes. We…

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FAB – Foam Arse Blob

So Easy a Caveman Can Tie ItAlright, I’ll start off by claiming the obvious…  This fly is NOT a difficult fly to tie, but we thought it was worth showing due to the uniqueness of the “jelly fritz” that is used to tie it.  It’s really no mystery in the UK, but here in the…

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Euro Nymphing on the Provo River

Winter Fly FishingBrown trout caught on a Perdigon fly patternWe headed up to the river and forged some snow to catch some fish. Despite some chilly weather and a strong midge hatch, the fish were happy to chow down on #16 and #14 Euro style jig nymphs.If you need to get started on Euro nymphing,…

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The Fly Shop Move!

We Finally Did It!It took a few months to complete all the details but we finally put the finishing touches on the big shop move. Here’s a quick video to give you an idea of what we did.Sourced from: flyfishfood

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Biot Soft Hackle

Simple Still WorksAs much as I love to push the boundaries of fly tying, there is also a part of me that loves to tie really simple classic flies.  Soft hackles are usually very simple, sparse, and super effective.  This fly really doesn’t need much introduction so I’ll keep it brief, but as far as…

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Top Winter Fly Patterns

Catch More Fish During The WinterWinter time can be a great time to fire up the space heater in the tying dungeon and crank out flies meant for warmer times, but it’s also a great time to hit your local river to target feeding fish!  If the water is warm enough not to be completely…

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Size 30 Bunny Midge

Catching Trout with No-See-UmsI will promise you one thing with this fly…  That promise is that if you tie these and put them in a box, there will be someone who says “What the #$%#$ do you catch with those?!?!”  Calmly let them know that they are a great tool for catching wary rising trout…

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The Fly Fishing Show — DENVER

The Fly Fishing ShowWe were able to get over to the Denver Fly Fishing Show last weekend and snapped a few videos with some of our partners and friends.As usual, we focused more on tying and visiting than filming, but here you go anyway…Sourced from: flyfishfood

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Midnight Fire Balanced Leech

Killer Color ComboMidnight Fire Balanced DamselLeeches come in all sorts of colors and variations within colors, so it’s never a bad thing to cover a lot of color bases when you’re tying leeches. The Midnight Fire color scheme is one of my favorites that covers a good range of leech colors and the fish seem…

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Squirrel Nugget

Because Good Enough…  Really Is!In the search for a fly that hits the “bare minimum” standards of being a fly but it still catches fish, this one ranks about a 9/10.  Two materials and a dollop of resin and you are off fishing.  I have tied this fly in a wide range of colors and…

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