Author Archives: Marshall Cutchin

How to Tie the Bugmeister

This week’s fly tying video features The Bugmeister, a pattern developed by Montana’s John Perry. “Tied in different colors and sizes, the Bugmeister can be used to represent a whole slew of insect species, or just think of it as a …

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Sportsman’s Lodge in Ennis, MT Burns

The Sportsman’s Lodge in Ennis, MT is a total loss after an early morning fire, KXLF.com reports.  The lodge, which was built in the 1940s, has served fly fishers and outfitters fishing the Madison and nearby waters for decades.

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How to Tie a Hi-Vis Coachman

Tim Flagler ties a pattern authored by Phil Monahan in this week’s featured tying video. Phil’s Hi-Vis Coachman is the perfect fly for tumbling freestone streams.  Tim includes some excellent tips on using deer hair and large and small hair …

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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from MidCurrent

As we close out another year of great fishing and fun times with friends, MidCurrent wishes you a warm and happy Christmas and a wonderful 2015.

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Video Hatch: “Hank Patterson Christmas 2025″

“Anything’s possible at Christmas, Harry.  You might catch a fish.”   That’s just one of the bits of humor in this 5-minute “Christmas Extravaganza” from Hank Patterson and crew.

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How to Tie the Ginny Midge

The Ginny Midge is the subject of this week’s featured fly tying video. As tier and videographer Tim Flagler says: “If you’re just beginning to tie small, it’s a great fly to start with.  Even a size 24 is fairly …

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How to Tie the Cable Tie Craw

Tim Flagler ties the Cable Tie Craw in this week’s featured fly tying video.  “Whether you call them crayfish, crawdads or mudbugs,” says Tim, “these little critters inhabit just about every body of fresh water in North America. As compared to …

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Video Hatch: “Those Moments”

The official trailer for an upcoming film called “Those Moments,” made by Peter Christensen, which takes you from Alaska to the Bahamas to British Columbia.

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How to Tie the Hippie Chick Midge

The multi-colored Hippie Chick Midge is the focus of this week’s featured tying video. Videographer and tier Tim Flagler says, “The idea behind the Hippie Chick Midge was to incorporate numerous bright colors into a single fly in hopes that …

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Video Hatch: Mediterranean Bluefin Tuna on Fly

JD Filmalter hightlights fly fishing for bluefin tuna off of the coast of France near Perpignan in this short film.

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