Why Do Fly Fishing Only Sections of River Exist?

Fly fishing only sign on the Madison river in Yellowstone.

This post was last updated on August 6th, 2022 at 07:01 pmSometimes it might seem unfair and just plain wrong that sections of great trout rivers only allow fly fishing. Rest assured there is a logical explanation why fly fishing only and artificial lures only areas exist—in this post I’ll explain why. Why is Fly … Read more

Special Surprise Found in the Net

Funny fishing story

A few years ago I went fishing with a couple buddies and a very odd thing took place. This is the story as I recall it: It all started out a normal day of steelhead and trout fishing in Michigan. We had stopped in to a small cafe for a truly huge breakfast and all … Read more

Fly Fishing Clothing

Fly fishing clothing choices

This post was last updated on June 1st, 2022 at 11:00 pm How Does Normal Clothing Differ From Fly Fishing Attire? Chances are you have seen the way fly fisherman choose to dress differently than most people, there is a good reason for that; every piece of clothing is optimized for a purpose in this … Read more

Trout Life Cycle

Alevin, or trout with the egg yolk still attached.

This post was last updated on September 1st, 2021 at 07:18 pmThe trout life cycle consists of eggs, Alevin, fry, juvenile trout then adult/breeding trout. Trout Life Cycle The Trout life cycle is fairly simple. I will break it down to the various parts here and explain a little about each cycle. The Eggs These … Read more

Best Trout Nets

An example of a great trout net, Gila trout photos, gila trout identification, gila trout fishing, gila trout pictures

This post was last updated on July 27th, 2021 at 08:03 pmStyles and Materials of Various Trout Nets This might seem like a mundane subject, but there are a lot of different net styles to choose from. Here I will go over some of the styles offered and why I have chosen the models that … Read more

Red Bull EBT Approved

red bull and welfare

Why Can People Buy Red Bull on Food Stamps? This is a pretty irrelevant post to the overall subject matter of this website, but I need to share it. I simply don’t understand why the government would allow people to buy energy drinks with tax dollars. Isn’t the point of this “assistance” to help people … Read more