What's New on Westfly

Click for archived articles

What Trout Unlimited is Doing in SW Oregon

Dean Finnerty, TU's man for SW Oregon, tells Wetfly how, what, and why he is tasked with protecting salmon and steelhead in the Elk River and Oregon O and C Lands. And what the heck is an "O and C"? MP3 audio, about 12:30. by Scott Richmond.

Tips for Small Streams

You're fly fishing a small stream and spot a trout near the surface. How far from the fish should your dry fly land? And when you hook that trout, how do you keep it (and yourself) out of trouble? Pro guide Darrell Paskell shares useful tips for fly by Scott Richmond.

Video Postcard from New Zealand

Short video from New Zealand's north island. Warning: contains fish porn. by Scott Richmond.


Fly of the Week

Click for fly pattern database

fishing fly of the week

Approximate Damsel. Damselfly nymphs are getting active in the lakes. This is easy-to-tie pattern has the key features that trout focus on: large eyes, slender profile, and movement.


Food of the Month

Click for entomology database

March Brown.  Even though it's April, March browns are a very important hatch from the Willamette Valley to the Rockies.

idaho fly fishing
  1. April Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. April Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. April Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. April Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions

  1. Hot Board Topics

  1. The Reunion Tour
  1. Hot Board Topics

  1. Best Fish of the Year
  2. Post them if you got them
  3. Sandy Report
  4. Report: Watch out for snakes on the Deschutes!
  5. Deschutes report
  1. Coming Events

  1. Bob Wolfe presents, "Why Fish Chironomids"? Wednesday, April 23

Home Forums Fly Patterns Entomology Articles Basic Skills Reviews Classifed Ads Photo Gallery Links Auctions  

Click here to learn about advertising