Mon, 15 April 2013
This week, based on my experience of getting skunked trout fishing, I thought I would give you 10 reasons for getting skunked. I mainly concentrate on early season fishing—but these excuses are also good any time during the season!
In the Fly Box section we talk about :
-over-lining fly rods,
Questions this week came from as far away as Australia and the UK, and as close as Connecticut.
Direct download: Toms_10_excuses_for_getting_skunked_and_what_you_can_learn_from_them.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:01pm EDT
Tue, 9 April 2013
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Direct download: Orvis_Fly_Fishing_101.mp4
Category:general -- posted at: 4:21pm EDT
Tue, 2 April 2013
This week in the fly box we discuss:
· How stocking affects wild trout
· Sinking lines
· Casting exercises
· Gripping a fly rod
· Tangles after dark
· Tom’s 5 favorite places to fish and the top 5 on his bucket list
In the main podcast, we do an extensive discussion of leaders—leader types, materials, , and how to modify your leader at streamside. It’s a good topic for a refresher as fishing season is upon us in most places—or almost upon us!
Direct download: Even_More_on_Leaders_and_Your_Questions.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:51pm EDT