Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Summer is finally here! With it comes the eagerly anticipated summer hatches. On many streams, the early morning trico hatches and spinner falls offer the best chance to fish to rising trout. Background The trico hatch is a sight to behold. Clouds of insects fill the air. The trico hatch shown below was […]
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Many of our articles may be found in the category “fly fishing strategies”. They include such topics as finding good trout streams, reading the water, presentation of flies, looking for big fish, playing and landing big fish, fishing the four seasons, and handling adverse conditions.
Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Over the past several years, I have written separately about the four seasons of fly fishing for trout. Done in this manner, I think it’s difficult to convey the many changes that occur during the transition from one season to another. With this piece, I will focus on the transitions. It […]
Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Although I have previously written in more detail about many of the topics below, it seems that most fly fishers prefer their information drilled down to a short list of tips, not to exceed ten. Perhaps on another occasion I’ll explore the implications of that. But for now, I’ll venture into […]
Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Fly Fishing Tricos – a Great Summer Hatch Fly fishers who live near a stream boasting tricos are indeed fortunate. The trico hatch is the longest lasting mayfly hatch, and one of the longest lasting hatches of any of the aquatic insects. They begin to hatch in early-summer, and continue to […]