The warm weather made it way too nice not to get out fishing for at least a couple of hours. I went over to one of the creeks by the house. Snowmelt had the water here pretty dirty, but I managed to get a couple of fish. I took a ride over to the river, thinking I might try it there for a while. Turns out I wasn't the only one taking advantage of the weather. There were … [Read more...] about Fishing the Creek 3-12-11
Archives for March 2011
This was the second time I'd gone to the river in about a week. The water's starting to warm up a bit but has a ways to go. Caught a few pretty nice ones, and lost a big rainbow. … [Read more...] about Trip to the River 3-9-11
I like podcasts. They're convenient to download and listen to, and can be really entertaining. In my search for fly fishing podcasts, I stumbled upon a podcast entitled "The Itinerant Angler". After downloading and listening to a few episodes, I was really impressed. Zach Matthews runs "The Itinerant Angler" website and podcast. Zach is a well established outdoor writer … [Read more...] about The Itinerant Angler
Fellow northern Maine-bred fly fisherman Ben Rioux over at Up North Maine Fly Castings has put together another one of his always anticipated contests......this time for photos. That's right, all you have to do is submit the best fly fishing related photo and you could win huge! Prizes include a brand new L.L. Bean Streamlight Ultra 14 ft. 9 wt. spey rod, and lots of other … [Read more...] about Fly Fishing Photo Contest – Big Prizes!
I just ran across Field & Stream's Fly Fishing blog, Fly Talk. F&S at-large editors Kirk Deeter and Tim Romano actively post material on fly-fishing related topics. I'll be keeping up with this one. … [Read more...] about Fly Talk