Late Fall/Early Winter Tactics – Egg Patterns

Fishing is a funny thing. One minute I'm writing about how the fishing season is coming to a close, the next I'm off on some river, dangling flies under an indicator and getting excited about the next season of fishing: winter. This year will be the first year that I really do any winter fishing. Fly … Continue reading Late Fall/Early Winter Tactics – Egg Patterns

Why I Fish Here – My Local Lake

There's a lake not too far from me that I fish all the time. I've talked about it before and, despite the fact that, historically, the fishing has been terrible, I keep going back there. Some days, I really couldn't help but wonder why I kept going back. In the beginning, it was because I wasn't sure … Continue reading Why I Fish Here – My Local Lake

Teaching An Old Dog New Tricks – Fly Fishing With My Dad

Fall is in full swing here. The nice weather is happening less often; the poplars have started turning, adding nice golden yellow patches to the hillsides and we've seen frost on more than one occasion. As part of the usual fall celebrations, we had ourThanksgiving last week here in Canada. Since my wife works weekends, it … Continue reading Teaching An Old Dog New Tricks – Fly Fishing With My Dad