Fly Fishing Techniques


Taming Ultra-Fast Water

From using hooks that stick but don't get stuck to carrying a few packets of instant coffee, Dave Karczynski covers all the essentials for fishing water that is "falling-down-a-staircase fast."  Read more.

A Trophy Fish Checklist

Is the mental preparation needed to tango with a monster fish complicated? A little. But there are some fish you are only going to encounter a few times in your life.  Read more.
Igor Glinda of Poland's Lower Silesia works a fish on the Upper Bobr River.

Writing the Rise

Want to write about fly fishing--or your fishing in particular? Read these helpful tips from University of Michigan creative writing instructor Dave Karczynski.  Read more.