Author Archives: Erin Block
Nymphing—The New Way: French Leader Fishing for Trout by Jonathan White takes an international perspective of the latest developments in nymph fishing. This book includes tackle, flies and methods for trout, steelhead and grayling; variations for chalkstreams, freestone rivers and … more
Bjorn Stromsness interviews Jess McGlothlin about her recent fishing expedition to the South Pacific. From photo shoots to fishing salt flats, don’t miss the engaging conversation via Bonefish on the Brain. In a recent article Dave Karczynski writes about one … more
The International Federation of Fly Fishers Fly Tying Group has put together an extensive Fly Tying Video Library. The library can be searched by Category (Cold Water, Salt Water, Technique and Warm Water) or by Sub Category (Trout, Salmon/Steelhead, Bluegill/Crappie, … more
The patterns and work of Kelly Galloup are featured in Episode 2 of “Streamer Chronicles” from Fly Fishing the Ozarks. Galloup’s fly designs include the Sex Dungeon, Zoo Cougar, Stacked Blonde, Nancy P, and many more articulated streamer patterns. Great … more
This short film from Fly Out TV features a great escape from the chaos of “24-hour news, social media, celebrity culture, smart phones, and political jib-jab.” Enjoy the scenes from Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
An independent scientific report commissioned by the United Tribes of Bristol Bay revealed on-going contamination, including failure to properly close and reclaim past drill wells, by the company behind the proposed Pebble Mine. “Pebble has broken rules and promises in … more
This short film from Luc Malbois features the amazing fish and landscape of Iceland.
Pattern vs. presentation is an age-old debate among fly anglers and it merits serious thought, writes Domenick Swentosky, because it’s true “that trout will eat anything, but sometimes they eat another thing better.” Read more via Troutbitten. In a recent … more
As of this fall 2016, Abel Reels is located in Colorado. To mark the occasion Abel is releasing a “Colorado” reel finish featuring the iconic Colorado flag, silhouetted against the San Juan Mountain range. Spending time on the water also … more