Author Archives: Marshall Cutchin
Tim Flagler shows us several tricks for tying the Henryville Special, a classic caddis pattern created in the 1930s by Hiram Brobst for use on the Henryville section of Broadhead Creek in the Pocono Mountains.
Pure Fishing, Inc. announced today that it has purchased fly fishing rod and reel manufacturer Hardy & Greys. Pure Fishing, which is owned by Jarden Corporation, is a global provider fishing tackle, lures, rods and reels whose brand portfolio includes Abu Garcia, … more
Matt Grobert ties an Isonychia Parachute dry fly in this week’s featured tying video. As videographer Tim Flagler says, “Although this fly works well on its own, it also works well as an indicator when placed in front of smaller offerings.”
In this week’s featured fly tying video, Tim Flager ties the Caddis Emerger, which he describes as a “guide’s fly version of LaFontaine’s Sparkle Emerger.”
In this week’s featured fly tying video Matt Grobert shows his techniques for tying Les Shannon’s Lemon Cahill. Grobert uses many of the same techniques and materials Shannon chose for this classic Catskill dry fly.
Tim Flagler offers up the PFD Rusty Spinner as a sure solution to fishing those near-dark hatches when it is so difficult to see your fly. The secret is tying with white craft foam to create the fly’s “PFD.”
Our fly tying video of the week features the Goddard Caddis, a high-floating caddisfly imitation that many tiers avoid because it looks challenging. Tim Flagler offers several tips to make tying this popular pattern easier.
Orvis announced this morning that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Scientific Anglers and Ross Reels businesses from 3M. “We think both businesses have incredible opportunities to drive fly-fishing innovation well into the future,” said David … more